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Hoghton Tower

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Had an amazing day at Hoghton Tower. A tour of the beautiful house and cream tea was amazing. Such... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
britLiverpool
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Liverpool
Lovely setting

Came to the Sunday farmers market which is held on the third Sunday of the month. The only charge... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
danielii2015
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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Hoghton Tower is one of Lancashire’s gems – come and find out why. A Tudor – Elizabethan manor and the ancestral home of the de Hoghton family, the Tower stands proudly on its hill overlooking the surrounding countryside. Join a guided tour of the...more
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Hoghton PR5 0SH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had an amazing day at Hoghton Tower. A tour of the beautiful house and cream tea was amazing. Such friendly staff made our day. Our guide was very informative and she gave us a great tour of this beautiful house. The bedrooms and living quarters...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came to the Sunday farmers market which is held on the third Sunday of the month. The only charge is the parking on site of £1 which is well worth it as the drive to the tower from the main road is 1 mile! Good...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank danielii2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I only live a few miles away and know some of the history well. But, I’ve waited 63 years before I set foot in the tower. Great tour coupled with the farmers market meant a great visit for the grandkids (7 & 8) and I....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

It was ok, not great and didnt hold our attention but just ok. To be fair, we have seen some good stuff so maybe we are prejudiced. I thought they could do more with the medevil market and expereinces like archery and wool making workshops.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

nothing was too much for this team, to make a perfect day. Last minute dietary requirements were met without question. All guests felt valued. Thank you Lisa and team.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

My first visit was in Feb 2018 with my teenage daughter where we attended the evening ghost tour for approx £30 per head including a two course meal. Thouroughly enjoyable evening and plenty of ghost stories to keep us entertained. At the end of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2019

I would have prefered not to have the actors and guides how can you hear a ghost if everyones telling u tales,went into a room a young woman was acting scary and acting a role completely bored the life out of me, it would have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

My partner and I many years ago have taken part on the day time tour of this magnificent building, but on 29/10/2018 we attend the evening on the Ghost Tour. We had a 2 course meal before we started the tour, this is in with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Hoghton Tower is a great activity for all the family! Me and my family went for the 'Creepy Tour!' as at the time it was coming up to Halloween! We had a tour guide who was very friendly and good with the kids! There is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Rose3116
Reviewed October 15, 2018

we received a buya gift voucher of our son for a tour and afternoon tea we booked sunday 14th October. very good tour very informative and a lovely afternoon tea also wonderful views

Date of experience: October 2018
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KerenVisser
June 3, 2018|
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Response from stevehA9635GB | Reviewed this property |
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Thomas M
July 31, 2017|
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Response from DawnP1969 | Reviewed this property |
Angry Peter is Hoghton Tower's not so friendly ghost, Make sure you say hello to him he likes that lol.
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Thomas M
April 15, 2017|
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Hello. Well behaved dogs on leads are allowed in the grounds outside the TOwer but not in the courtyards, house or gardens.
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