Explore Hylton Castle and find out more details about the construction work that will transform the building over the coming year. Discover how modern construction techiniques and materials will be used alongside traditional methods of conservation and repair to create a 21st century space inside a 14th century gatehouse. On Friday 8th September, we will also be joined by stonemason Kevin Forster for a demonstration of how new stone can be carved to replace old in historic structures.
Tours will run at 10am, 11.30am, and 1pm on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th September. Numbers will be restricted on all tours, and places must be pre-booked via eventbrite. Visit www.eventbrite.co.uk and search for Hylton Castle for more details.