Let Powis Castle provide the perfect antidote to ‘Black Friday’

Powys Castle at night

A stroll around the spectacular illuminated garden at Powis Castle, Welshpool is guaranteed to brighten up even the darkest of winter nights.


Wander along the magical terraces and see the Yew tumps rise spectacularly from the darkness. Marvel at our lit lead statues dancing in the spotlights and our picturesque castle floating majestically above a sea of colour.


The illuminated garden event provides a unique opportunity to experience the unfamiliar sights and sounds of Powis Castle after dark. Visit this spectacle between November 27-29, December 4-6 and 11-13 from 5pm to 8.30pm, with last entry at 7.30pm.


The castle will also be open until 8pm on each of the evenings, decked out in all the splendour of an Edwardian family Christmas. Visitors will see beautiful decorations and chandeliers glinting in the candlelight to get them in the festive spirit!


The castle’s Christmas shop and restaurant and will remain open until 8pm. The cost of the visit is: Garden only: adults £5.20, children £2.60, free to National Trust members. Castle and garden: adults £6.70, children £3.35, free to National Trust members.