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The Hill House

Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s architectural masterpiece turns art into a home.

Upcoming Events

Douse the House

28 Sep 2019
Free event

We need you to test out how the chainmail box is working in the first-ever public participation wet weather test. Anyone with a water pistol – the bigger the better – is invited to come down and douse the house! 

Destination Space Station: Pop-up Planetarium & Solar Observation

6 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Celebrate World Space Week and join the team from Cosmos Planetarium on an incredible voyage of discovery. The planetarium dome is a fully digital, immersive cinematic theatre experience that will pop up on our Roof Terrace inside the Hill House Box. Suitable for big and little kids!

Afternoon Tea and Tour

12 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

The Blackie family regularly enjoyed afternoon tea in the hallway at the Hill House. Follow in their footsteps with a delicious afternoon tea in the kitchen followed by a guided costume tour.

Behind the Scenes & After Hours: Mackintosh and Macdonald

19 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

We’re opening the doors after hours with the next instalment in our Behind the Scenes and After Hours programme. This time we’re focusing on the designing duo of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Margaret Macdonald.

The Hill House Fright Night

26 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

What lurks in these shadows? What’s behind that locked door? Who is the tall slender figure in the long black cape? Experience ghostly sightings, mysterious movements and scream-inducing scares at Fizzgig Theatre’s Fright Night.

Stir-up Sunday

24 Nov 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Prepare for Christmas the traditional way by ‘stirring-up’ your own Christmas pudding. You’ll also have the chance to sample one we made earlier and wash it down with a glass of mulled wine.

An Edwardian Family Christmas

30 Nov 2019
Paid Event

Step back in time and experience an Edwardian-inspired family Christmas at the Hill House.

Sustainable Wreath Making Workshop

14 Dec 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Local florist Lavender and Rose will be running this year’s wreath making workshop at the Hill House. Using locally grown ingredients, twin sisters Rosie and Jess will show you how to make your very own sustainably sourced Christmas wreath.