Welcome to Walking Tours Hillsborough.

We are qualified tour guides who have a passion for the picturesque historic village of Hillsborough.  Allow us to take you on a unique journey through time showing you some of the beautiful sights and telling you stories behind this village we call home.

On our Public Tour you will


    •  Hillsborough Fort
    •  Hillsborough Castle
    •  The Market/Court House
    •  Hillsborough Lake
    • War memorial
    • Shambles
    • Georgian Architecture

Hear about:

    •  The Hill family
    • Ghosts from the past
    • Modern locals who influenced the World

We look forward to welcoming you on one of our tours and if required we can also recommend local places to eat, drink and stay.

You can register for any of our events under the “Tour Booking >Tour Calendar” menu option.

Robert and Aaron


We will be running just one public tour during August.

This public tour will start and finish at the information board in the upper Forest Car park. Please note that there is the limited parking facilities in the Forest Park, while the car park is being upgraded, but overflow parking is available at the Beechlawn School, Dromore Road.

The tour will last between 1.5-2 hrs, please plan to join the tour 10-15 minutes before the start to allow for registration. Please note this tour will not visit the Parish Church.