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Hertford Castle & Town Centre Enchanted Fairy Trail

Hertford Castle & Town Centre Enchanted Fairy Trail

The resident Hertford Castle fairies and pixies would like to welcome you back to their magical homes this autumn. 

Resurfacing for just one week, they have conjured up some new mystical displays for all visitors to enjoy.

You are invited to follow the enchanted fairy trail through the picturesque castle grounds, uncovering the treasures of the fairy and pixie community hidden around the ancient trees, flower gardens, and castle walls. 

The castle grounds are open from 6.30am to 9pm. This is a free self-guided trail event.

Event Information 


Hertford Castle, Castle Street, SG14 1HR 

Entry information 

The event is FREE of charge to attend, you are however welcome to donate to the Mayor of Hertford’s Charity Appeal Fund. 

The Castle grounds can be accessed by foot at any of the following pedestrian gates, Castle Street, St Andrew Street Car Park, Main Castle Gate off The Wash, through the Moat Garden on Castle Street, or the gate off of Gascoyne Way. 


There is no parking at Hertford Castle (including disabled) but there are a number of car parks close to the Castle which are free to use on Sundays. Please click here to download a map of the local car parks. 


Toilets are located to the side of the main lawn on the footpath by the Ashley Webb Shelter. 

Disabled toilets & baby changing facilities are available inside the castle, please speak to a volunteer on the door for access. 

First aid is located on the river bank by the Ashley Webb shelter.

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  • Location icon Hertford Castle & Town Centre
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Saturday, 22nd October 2022

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