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

Visit Father Christmas in his winter grotto or enjoy breakfast or supper with him in the Ride Play Café during December. Please note that it’s essential to pre-book tickets to meet Father Christmas at Belton. All tickets are available to book online or by calling 0344 249 1895.

Belton’s winter grotto

The elves have been busy creating a comfortable winter grotto for families to visit Father Christmas at Belton. No visit, of course, is complete without first saying hello to Mother Christmas first, where she’ll help children decorate their own Christmas cookie.

All good boys and girls will also receive an early present from Father Christmas. Book your visit now.

Santa gives a gift to a little girl
Father Christmas and a young child
Santa gives a gift to a little girl

Breakfast with Father Christmas

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. Reserve your breakfast now.

Supper with Father Christmas

Come and share a festive evening meal with Father Christmas this December. It may almost be time to get ready for Christmas Eve, but he’s put aside some time to pop to Belton for a special bite to eat.

As well as supper, Father Christmas will have a gift for all good boys and girls too. Reserve your supper now.

A visit from Father Christmas
A visit from Father Christmas
A visit from Father Christmas

Have any questions?

Please see the answers to our frequently asked questions here.

Upcoming events

Christmas in the Mansion

Sat 24 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Immerse yourself in the story of a great house as it prepares to welcome 'the great and the good' for a celebratory winter feast at Belton House.

Adult Craft Week

Mon 26 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Prepare for the festive season as Belton's adult craft week returns.

Through Kirton Tunnel: by Stephen Gay

Thu 29 Nov 2018
10:00-13:00
Join Stephen on a railway journey from Sheffield to Cleethorpes (part one).

Father Christmas in his winter grotto

Sat 01 Dec 2018
09:45-10:00
Visit Father Christmas in his winter grotto and receive a gift.

Winter Carols

Sat 01 Dec 2018
16:00-18:00
Wrap up warm and sing along with Cranwell Military Wives Choir as we mark the start of advent.

Button Bucks Club

Thu 06 Dec 2018
10:00-10:45
Bring your toddler along to enjoy stories, rhymes and crafts in the Discovery Centre on the first and third Thursday of each month.