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Enchanted Evening with Father Christmas
Sat 9th December 2017 to Sun 10th December 2017
Event Type: Childrens Event
Father Christmas

Add a touch of magic to your Christmas with our exclusive evening with Father Christmas. Gather in the Grecian Hall for a festive tea party with WonderPhil, our Christmas wizard, before setting off on a candle lit trail into the house to discover the Christmas fairy and find Father Christmas in the magnificent Great Hall.

Children are invited to gather under the soaring tree and join in with music and stories before receiving their personalised present from Father Christmas, with photo opportunities too.

Child ticket includes:

  • Tea Party in the Grecian Hall
  • Visit to Father Christmas
  • Invitation from Father Christmas
  • Personalised Gift


Accompanying adult tickets must be purchased upon booking and will include admission into the event and refreshments.

Evening with Father Christmas tickets do not include admission to the house and grounds during the day.

The event will start at 6pm and finish at approx 8pm.

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Important booking information:

-          Enchanted Evening tickets are only available to purchase via our website.

-          If your child has an Annual Pass or Friends Membership you will be able to purchase tickets at a discounted price.

-          Please be aware that once a booking has been confirmed, tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. 

-          We will require you to provide your child’s full name and age in order to complete the booking.

-          Due to demand for these tickets, you may experience a delay when you reach the point of payment. Please do not press back on your browser once you have reached the PayPal site. If you do so, you will make two bookings and be charged twice. Please wait for the PayPal site to finish processing your order which may take a couple of minutes during this busy shopping season.

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