Visit Father Christmas at Calke Abbey

Children and parents meet Father Christmas at Calke Abbey

Father Christmas will be spending some time at Calke Abbey this Christmas. Pay him a visit in his magical stable grotto, or enjoy a full English breakfast with Father Christmas in the café.

Father Christmas in his magical stable grotto

Tickets to see Father Christmas in his magical stable grotto are now SOLD OUT. There won't be any tickets available on the day – we apologise for any disappoinment caused.

If you've already booked your place, please remember to dress up nice and warm! It can get chilly in the grotto, despite the warm atmosphere. Due to limited space in the grotto, we can accomodate up to three accompanying adults in the grotto, depending on the size of your group.

Breakfast with Father Christmas

There are still spaces available to enjoy a festive full English breakfast with Father Christmas! Start your day with a hearty breakfast and enjoy a visit from the man himself, who will be stopping by with gifts for all good boys and girls.

Breakfast with Father Christmas will be on Mon 18, Tues 19, Weds 20, Thurs 21 (sold out) and Fri 22 Dec (sold out), from 9.15am. Booking is essential, call now on 01332 863822 to book your place. Tickets are £8 per adult and £12.50 per child, which includes a Christmas gift for all good boys and girls.

Share your festive photos

Bring along your camera to capture this special moment, then share your pictures with us on social media. You can find us @NTCalkeAbbey on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram – don't forget to tag #hiddenCalke.

Create new family traditions at Calke Abbey this Christmas. When you visit Father Christmas in his magical stable grotto, we can continue to share Calke's magic with you.