Father Christmas at Belton

Father Christmas is busy getting ready for his busiest day of the year, but luckily for us, he's put aside some time to pay a few special visits to Belton this December.

Little girl meeting Father Christmas

Father Christmas and friends

Join the elves at Belton’s Old School for a special fun-filled performance of festive singing and high jinks before a visit from Father Christmas, who comes bearing gifts.

Father Christmas and and friends will bring with them their festive spirits for an entertaining 30 minute show.

All children will receive a gift, hand delivered by Father Christmas himself.

Join the festive fun this Christmas
Join Father Christmas and friends at Belton's Old School this winter
Join the festive fun this Christmas

Breakfast with Father Christmas

SOLD OUT for 2019

Father Christmas loves his food, especially a hearty breakfast. So as Christmas Eve gets closer, and it’s time for him to start loading his sleigh, join Father Christmas for breakfast, at Belton’s Ride Play Café!

Enjoy a yummy breakfast and receive an early present from Father Christmas. 

Enjoy breakfast with Father Christmas this winter
Visitors enjoying Breakfast with Father Christmas
Enjoy breakfast with Father Christmas this winter

Christmas at Belton

If  your joining us for Belton's magical, after-dark, illuminated trail, don’t forget to glimpse Father Christmas and his elves in the dairy yard at the end of the trail.

Glimpse Father Christmas and his elves
Santa Clause on the magical, after-dark, illuminated trail at Belton House, Lincolnshire, in partnership with Raymond Gubbay Ltd
Glimpse Father Christmas and his elves

Have any questions?

Please see the answers to our frequently asked questions here.

Upcoming events

Below stairs tours

Fri 28 Feb 2020
11:00-14:00
Go below stairs in the mansion to discover what it was like for servants living and working at Belton House.

Timed entry to Belton House (29 Feb - 16 Mar)

Sat 29 Feb 2020
12:45-13:00
Entry to the house is by timed entry for all visitors, including National Trust members. You can pre-book any time up to the DAY BEFORE your visit. There is no charge to reserve a mansion key.

Guided parkland walk

Sun 01 Mar 2020
11:30-13:00
Meet Belton’s ranger team and find out about their work across the parkland during this 2-mile walk.

Walks for wellbeing

Tue 03 Mar 2020
11:30-13:30
Walking in nature can help improve wellbeing and mindfulness. Take a breather from the stresses of daily life and enjoy Belton as a space to gather your thoughts. Keep your body and mind healthy by exploring the parkland to get closer to nature.

Percy the Park Keeper: One Springy Day

Thu 05 Mar 2020
09:30-17:30
Join Percy the Park Keeper and his woodland friends on a spring activity trail. Complete the trail around the garden and collect a sticker. Based on Nick Butterworth’s book ‘One Springy Day’.

Button Bucks Club

Thu 05 Mar 2020
10:00-10:45
Enjoy stories, rhymes and crafts with your toddler in the Discovery Centre on the first and third Thursday of each month.