Christmas trail

Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 December, 10am-2.30pm

Follow our festive trail around the gardens, have a go at Christmas themed activities and collect small stocking-filler gifts along the way. Ideal for children aged 3-11 years.

  • Children £5 each plus usual admission (includes trail and gifts).
  • No booking needed.

Find out more about the trail

Enjoy a festive trail as a family © NTPL/Rob Stothard

Enjoy a festive trail as a family

Help decorate the tree on our Christmas trail © NTPL/Paul Harris

Help decorate the tree on our Christmas trail

Test out your coat on a crisp winter walk

Test out your coat on a crisp winter walk

Winter walks

Work of the Christmas treats on a crisp winter walk around our gardens and woodlands. Take a leisurely stroll or download one of our four self-guided walking trails before setting out.

We're open right up to 31 December (closed Christmas Day), and then our gardens will close for the winter. Our woodlands are open daily 10am-4pm.

Festive shopping

Why not pick up a treat for yourself in our shop this Christmas?

We have a variety of gifts, decorations and treats on sale in our shop, perfect whether you're shopping for a loved one, decorating your home in time for Christmas or simply picking up a treat for yourself.

We also have 2015 diaries and calendars in stock now.

Shop opening times

Christmas tree sales

Christmas celebrations

A stunning Christmas tree from our shop will make the perfect centrepiece for your home. All our trees are Normand Fir and grown locally in Oxfordshire. Choose from the following sizes (while stocks last):

  • 150-175cm - £36
  • 175-200cm - £47

Normal admission prices apply

Christmas opening

We are closed for Christmas on 25 December but will be open again 26 - 31 December, 10am-4pm.

The gardens will then be closed until Saturday 14 February 2015.

The woodlands are open throughout January and February.