Published: Wednesday 22nd Oct 2014
Written by: Laura Foster
Dress for Halloween and be spooked out with the ghoulish goings on around Holkham Hall…… Only enter if you dare!!!
Sunday 26th October to Friday 31st October 201410am-5pm
This Halloween half-term week head to Holkham for…..Terrifying Times in the Bygones MuseumDiscover the wonders in the ‘Curiovan’ and a chance to see the natural world in a magical way. Or let the yarnsmith enthral you with his spell-binding, mystical tales of ghosts, witches and devils. With pumpkins galore to carve, a ‘skull-duggery’ challenge, silhouette bingo and pop-up ghosts to make, you’ll be in for many treats!Ghostly GardensA chance to play phantom football - can you get past the ‘ghoul-keeper’? Or why not try a ghostly codebreaker trail, it’s hauntingly fun.Gory Fun in the CourtyardJoin in on the fancy dress parade, each day at 12noon. Get gory grazes or weeping wounds with face painting plus pumpkins galore to ensure you can test your powers of pumpkin carving.Holkham Hall’s HorrorsYou’ll find spooky body parts for you to collect and to make your own ‘pencil ghost’, whilst frightful factoids will get your pulse racing. In the Old Kitchen, join in the fun with ‘Kiddycook’ and decorate a delicious Halloween cookie - how gruesome will your creation be?
TicketsHolkham Hall, Bygones Museum & Walled Gardens available Sunday, Monday & ThursdayAdult £13, Child (ages 2-16 years) £6.50, Family (2 adults + 3 children) £35Bygones Museum and Walled Gardens available every day:Adult £7, Child (ages 2-16 years) £3.50, Family (2 adults + 3 children) £19SAVE 10% when you pre-book your tickets onlinePumpkin carving £3Face-painting from £3
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