Trail-blazing families invited to solve a festive mystery at castle

Festive fun sessions at Bolsover Castle
Festive fun sessions at Bolsover Castle
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Bolsover Castle is inviting families to wrap up warm and join in a special festive family fun trail on weekends during December.

Children will be able to explore the castle grounds as they hunt for clues and find missing words to solve a festive mystery.

Families who are successful will be rewarded with a Christmas treat.

Regional events manager Lucy Hutchings said: “This fun activity is perfect for families looking for something to do over the Christmas period.

“Bolsover Castle is a wonderful place for children to explore and enjoy the fresh winter air, while exercising their brains in this quiz-like trail.”

The trails are open from 11am to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays, starting on November 30, and running through to December 22.

The price, which includes entry to the castle and grounds, are adult £8.50, child £5.10, concession £7.70 and family tickets £22.10 English Heritage members get in free.

For more information, go to or call 01246 822844.