9 Events at Haddo House

  • Chapel Services - Haddo House 2016

    Chapel Services - Haddo House 2016

    Dates:Dates between : Sun 27 Mar - Sun 2 Oct Location:Haddo House

    Since 1881, When it was dedicated to the service of Almighty God free from all ecclesiastical restrictions, the Haddo House Chapel has continued its ecumenical witness.

    Everyone will be welcome

    Details

    All services start with afternoon Tea at 17:00 in the library followed by the Evening Service at 18:00

    2016 Services as Follow:

    27th March 2016 - Easter Sunday Service

    The Very Rev. Iain R. Torrance, T.D., D.D., F.R.S.E., Pro- Chancellor of the University of Aberdeen, Dean of the Chapel Royal and Dean of the order of the Thistle.

    May 8th 2016

    The Rev. Kenneth Ian MacKenzie, D.L., Minister of The Parish of Braemar and Crathie and Domestic Chaplain to Her Majesty the Queen of Scotland.

    June 12th 2016

    The Official Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen

    The Rt. Rev. Robert Gillies, B.D., Pd.D., Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney.

    July 10th 2016

    The Rev. James R. Clarke, Ellon Baptist Church.

    August 7th 2016

    The Rev.Eleanor Macalister (Retired), Church of Scotland.

    August 14th 2016

    Fr. Keith Herrera, St. Mary's Cathedral, Aberdeen.

    August 21st 2016

    Professor Tom Greggs,

    Chair of Historical and Doctrinal Theology. Kings College, University of Aberdeen.

    August 28th 2016

    The Very Rev. Gerald Stranraer-Mull, Dean Emeritus of Aberdeen and Orkney.

    September 4th 2016

    The Rev. Stephen Taylor, B.A., B.B.S, M.Div., F.S.A. Scot. the Kirk of St. Nicholas Uniting, Aberdeen.

    October 2nd 2016 - Harvest Festival

    Fr. Michael A. Hutson, Dip.T.Mus., B.D.., M.T.S., B.Sc., St. Andrews Church, Rothesay, Isle of Bute.

    Please note that this year there will be no service at Haddo for Christmas Day but all are welcome at Methlick Parish Church 10:30 a.m. (The Rev. Dr. Will Stalder)

    Dates & Times:

    • 10 Jul 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30
    • 07 Aug 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30
    • 14 Aug 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30
    • 21 Aug 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30
    • 28 Aug 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30
    • 04 Sep 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30
    • 02 Oct 2016 : 17:00 - 19:30

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440
  • Pop Corn Time - Minions

    Dates:Sat 2 Jul Location:Haddo House

    Our next Family event this Saturday! POP CORN TIME! Crisps and drinks inclusive only £5. it will be BANANAAAS!!!!

    Details

    Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.

    POP CORN TIME! Crisps and drinks inclusive only £5

    Dates & Times:

    • 02 Jul 2016 : 13:00 - 15:00

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 5.00
    • Child : £ 5.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440
  • The Turn of the Screw - OPERA at Haddo House

    Dates:Sat 2 Jul Location:Haddo House

    Byre Opera presents: The Turn of the Screw: a spine tingling adaption of the Henry James ghost story, where innocence falters and a malign shadow dominates. Ripe with malicious intent and an irresolute heroine, this is opera at its most gripping.

    Details

    Completing its sequence of Britten’s Chamber operas, following acclaimed productions of The Rape of Lucretia and Albert Herring, Byre Opera joins forces with director Tania Holland Williams in The Turn of the Screw.

    Haddo House 2nd July 15:00

    Prices:

    Entry £17

    Concessions:£13

    U26: £7.5 (purchase a child ticket for this option proof of ID will be requested at door)

    Dates & Times:

    • 02 Jul 2016 : 15:00 - 17:00

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 17.00
    • Child : £ 7.50
    • Concession : £ 13.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440
  • Scotland’s Gardens Yellow Book Open Day and Kids Crafts Scotland\'s Gardens

    Scotland’s Gardens Yellow Book Open Day and Kids Crafts

    Dates:Dates between : Tue 26 Jul - Sun 14 Aug Location:Haddo House

    Garden quiz and crafts for kids – get creative with our gardeners and bring home your own little piece of Haddo.

    Details

    The gardens at Haddo have recently been restored to their original Victorian glory and showcase geometric beds planted in a modern interpretation of Victorian formal bedding schemes. Meet the gardeners and learn about this project, the

    history of the gardens and our plans for the future. Visitors will also enjoy the secluded glades and knolls. A magnificent avenue of lime trees leads to adjacent Haddo country park with its lakes, monuments, walks and wildlife.

    Guided tours; 12:30pm and 3:30pm.

    Usual NTS admission applies. Guided tours £4.00, Children under 12 £2.00 Kid's quiz £1.00 and Kid's crafts by donation.

    Dates & Times:

    • 26 Jul 2016 : 11:00 - 16:00
    • 14 Aug 2016 : 11:00 - 16:00

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 4.00
    • Child : £ 2.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440
  • Ranger Walk: Bat Evening at Haddo

    Dates:Thu 18 Aug Location:Haddo House

    Join us for a brief talk about bats and their lives over a cup of tea or coffee! Then watch the bats fly out of their roost at dusk to start their day.

    Details

    All our events begin and end in the property's car park where there is a car parking charge for non-members.

    Please let us know if you have any special requirements.

    This walk is aimed at adults and older children only, please see separate children's walk on 2nd September.

    Dates & Times:

    • 18 Aug 2016 : 19:45 - 21:15

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 5.00
    • Child : £ 4.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01330 844810

    Booking:

    Booking essential 01330 844810
  • Piano Recital, Alexander Chapman

    Dates:Fri 26 Aug Location:Haddo House

    Alexander Chapman Campbell’s debut album for solo piano, “Sketches of Light”, has appeared across radio and TV, featured on several chart-topping compilation albums and continues to enchant listeners around the world.

    Details

    “Refreshingly original.” John Brunning, ClassicFM Presenter

    “...something quite special.” Keith Bramich, Music and Vision

    alexanderchapmancampbell.com

    There is an option for high tea before the event for £5 per person for more information and bookings contact Ibiedma@nts.org.uk

    Doors open 6.00pm (for high tea)

    Concert commence 7.00pm

    Dates & Times:

    • 26 Aug 2016 : 19:00 - 20:30

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 10.00
    • Concession : £ 8.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440
  • Ranger Guided Children's Event: Bat Evening

    Dates:Fri 2 Sep Location:Haddo House

    Learn more about bats and their world, then watch the bats fly out of their roost for a nights feeding.

    Details

    All our events begin and end in the property's car park where there is a car parking charge for non-members.

    This walks is aimed at 7 years olds and above.

    Please let us know if you have any special requirements.

    Dates & Times:

    • 02 Sep 2016 : 19:15 - 20:45

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 1.00
    • Child : £ 5.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01330 844810

    Booking:

    Booking essential 01330 844810
  • Haddo House Horror

    Dates:Dates between : Sun 30 Oct - Mon 31 Oct Location:Haddo House

    Dare to enter our House of Horror...and tell the tale...if you survive! Tons of scares and plenty of screams!

    Details

    Come and live a realistic horror film experience at Haddo House.

    Groups of around 5 to 8 people will walk around the mansion, without any guide, facing bloodcurdling surprises and terrifying characters...not for the weakhearted and comfy shoes are highly recommended...you will run!!!

    After having your soul stolen at the house you can come back to the hall and continue your Halloween night with us in a warm and creepy environment with music, confectionary and drinks.

    Over 18's only. Food and drink will be on sale on the day. Comfy shoes highly recommended.

    This year we are tying a new system of time slots to shorten your waiting time. On the day make sure you arrive at your slot starting time, groups will go in in order of arrival so some waiting might be required.

    The attraction duration depends on how fast you run! So we calculated 15 minutes but our trial groups got out in just 10 minutes due to intense fear!

    The following trailer may contain some disturbing images. Viewer discretion advised! (over 15's only)

    www.youtube.com

    This event has now sold out.

    Adult : £ 19.00 buy online (free soft drinks for designated driver, buy 5 tickets to be eligible)

    Dates & Times:

    • 30 Oct 2016 : 18:00 - 23:30 (60 min intervals)
    • 31 Oct 2016 : 18:00 - 23:30 (60 min intervals)

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 19.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440
  • Haddo House Christmas craft fair

    Haddo House Christmas craft fair

    Dates:Sat 5 Nov - Sun 6 Nov Location:Haddo House

    With a large selection of handcrafted products ranging from jewellery and toiletries to confectionery and woodwork, there’s something for everyone!

    Details

    To get you in the Christmas mood we will be serving warming festive refreshment.

    Visit the courtyard gift shop for some last minute bargains and the tearoom will be open selling lunches and refreshments

    Notes to crafters: All stalls have been sold for 2016 please contact us in February 2017 if you want to book a stall. Only hand crafted items please. (Public liability insurance and PAT test certificate has to be present and valid during fair dates)

    Dates & Times:

    • 05 Nov 2016 - 06 November 2016 : 11:00 - 16:00

    Prices:

    • Adult : £ 3.00
    • Child : £ 3.00
    • Concession : £ 3.00

    Contact:

    For further information please call 01651 851440

Designed by Scottish architect William Adam in 1732, Haddo House near Aberdeen is a magnificent example of an historic Scottish stately home.

Originally Palladian in style, the house now has late Victorian interiors after a 19th-century refurbishment and is renowned for its stunning decorated ceilings.

It also has impressive collections of period furniture, ceramics and art, including paintings by Sir Thomas Lawrence and James Giles.

The house is open for guided tours only but the grounds are open all the time. These include the formal terrace garden and Haddo Country Park, with its lakes, monuments, woodland walks and deer park.


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Opening times & Prices

01 Jul
  • House(Tours only): Closed
  • Shop: 11.00 - 17:00
  • Tearoom: 11.00 - 17:00
  • Garden: 9.00 - Sunset
  • Grounds: 9.00 - Sunset
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Prices
  • Member: FREE
  • Adult: £10.50
  • Family: £24.50
  • 1 Parent: £18.00
  • Concession: £7.50

Gradings & Awards

  • The Green Tourism Award - Silver
  • Scottish Tourist Board - 4 Star