Garden of lights at Blickling

Enjoy the colours, smells and sounds of Christmas at Blickling. Begin your visit through the magically lit walled garden, before discovering our garden of lights and lit acorns on the Parterre. Warm up with mulled wine and a mince pie as you soak up the magical atmosphere at night.

29 November - 19 December | 3.30 - 8pm*

(*Last entry slot 6.30-7pm)

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People enjoying festive food and drink at Christmas

Festive food

Enjoy a turkey and cranberry brioche, a brie and cranberry ciabatta or a venison one-pot. Traditional winter warmers will be served throughout the event, as well as mince pies and Christmas pud.

Christmas retail 2020

A spot of Christmas shopping

Whether you're searching for stocking fillers, garden gifts, homeware, local produce or festive treats, wander through the Blickling shop to find that perfect present.


Ticket prices for our 'Garden of lights' event

Members & Non-members: Adult £12 | Child* £8 | Family ticket (2 adults, up to 3 children) £32 | Family ticket (1 adult, up to 3 children) £20

*Children under five are free and do not require a ticket.

All tickets, including members and non-members, must be pre-booked as there won't be any tickets available on the day. Your ticket includes parking in our main car park and will guarantee you entry to the garden. 

If you're looking to come along to our 'Christmas morning at Blickling' event and see the decorated house (open from 10am - 2pm daily), you will need to book a separate ticket.

Find out more about 'A Christmas morning'

Good to know

  • The car park will open at 3.30pm when we start welcoming visitors for the Garden of Lights event
  • From 29 November - 19 December, if you'd like to come for a walk in the parkland, we'd recommend you head to one of our outlying car parks as our main car park will only be available for those with a ticket to our Christmas events.
  • The bookshop will not be open during our Christmas events
Festive gingerbread

It wouldn't be Christmas without...

Hot spiced apple, gingerbread trees, hot chocolate and mince pies. Just some of the little things that complete your festive visit and make a big difference to us. By visiting Blickling, you're helping conserve this unique estate, so thank you.