Twelve days of Calke's Christmas

Christmas at National Trust Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Experience magical Christmas weekends at Calke Abbey with lights, illuminations and a new festive family trail.

Make magical memories at Calke's Christmas weekends

Experience magical weekends at Calke Abbey. Find inspiration at the Christmas gift and food markets, then explore our new family trail and discover twelve festive displays along the way, each telling a story from Calke's past.

As darkness falls, you'll see Calke in all it's twinkling glory. Follow the lantern-lit trail up to the church, wander through the sparkling Pleasure Grounds and catch a glimpse of the house lit up in festive lights. Don't forget to explore the colourful Christmas tunnels!

Lasting traditions, for ever, for everyone

Calke is a magical place to create Christmas traditions with family and friends. Your winter days out mean that we can continue to share Calke's magic for many years to come.

You can find out more about the work we're doing behind closed doors this winter by clicking on the link below. The big winter clean is a vital part of our conservation work to keep Calke alive.

See Calke Abbey in a festive light this Christmas
Calke Abbey, Midlands, Christmas lights and illuminations
See Calke Abbey in a festive light this Christmas