Who’s ready to see the Ice Castles this year?!

The New Hampshire Ice Castles location in Woodstock is open for the 2020-2021 season! Tickets are sold in blocks of time and the prime visiting hours sell out fast so you’ll want to get your tickets as soon as they are available!

Ice Castles is an award-winning frozen attraction located in four cities across North America. The experience is built using hundreds of thousands of icicles hand-placed by professional ice artists. The castles include breathtaking LED-lit sculptures, frozen thrones, ice-carved tunnels, slides, fountains and much more.

See here for pricing and to purchase tickets!

How are they built?
They start by “growing” more than 5,000 icicles each day that they harvest and sculpt together. Newly placed icicles are then drenched in freezing water. The blend of icicle placement, changing temperatures, water volume, and wind result in an astonishing variety of ice formations. And so all of the beauty you see at the ice castle is a unique blend of an artistic eye and mother nature’s work.

The process is repeated once or twice a day, depending on temperatures. and after about a few weeks of growth they can create very large towers, tunnels, archways, caves, caverns, and safe pathways for pedestrian exploration. Continued development of the structures throughout the winter results in an evolving ice masterpiece. Odds are, that if you come to visit one of the ice castles more than once, you’ll have two very different experiences.

Ice Castles
24 Clark Farm Rd, North Woodstock, NH 03262

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    4 Responses

      1. Melissa

        They only open so many weeks at at time they are up to Feb 8th and 9th now check back in bit they usually open 3 weeks at at time

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