Christmas at Chartwell 2020

Enjoy Christmas at Chartwell this year with a celebration of nature. Bring the whole family along to help Peter Rabbit and his friends on our family trail, or just enjoy the frosty scenes with a wintry walk across the estate. The shop will be open from 2 Dec ready to help with all the Christmas shopping. Don't forget to keep an eye out for our specially decorated Christmas trees around Chartwell, sourced from Coolings Garden Centre.

Peter Rabbit Winter adventure image

Peter Rabbit™ Winter adventure at Chartwell 2020 

*Cancelled* Join Peter Rabbit™ and friends for our winter family trail here at Chartwell. Trail is on from 5 Dec 2020 - 10 Jan 2021, 10am-3.30pm and costs £2 (normal admission applies). Card payments only please, contactless whenever possible, as we cannot currently accept cash with the current tier restrictions. 

The Coolings, Garden Centre group logo

Find out more about Coolings here

Keep an eye out for our wonderfully decorated Christmas trees located all around Chartwell. All our trees this year have kindly been supplied by Coolings, an independent Garden Centre group, located in Kent and East Sussex. Their range of premium fresh-cut real trees make any Christmas feel festive, available to purchase online or in-store at all four of their centres, the closest in Knockholt, outside of Sevenoaks.

Visitors outside café at Chartwell Kent

Eating at Chartwell

Our café outlet has reopened, serving hot and cold food and drinks with limited indoor seating now available. We've introduced new safety measures and look forward to welcoming you back and know that you'll support us to make this a safe experience to everyone.

A winter view across the Chartwell estate, a National Trust property in Kent

Walking trails at Chartwell 

Escape from the hustle and bustle this winter - wrap up warm and get exploring on a walk around the estate at Chartwell. You could even make a whole day of it by walking to our neighbouring National Trust properties, Emmetts Garden and Toys Hill, or stop by the café for a warming drink to take away with you.

A board from the Edwardian Circus trail at Emmetts showing a ringmaster with a board saying 'Welcome to the Circus'

The Edwardian Circus Activity Trail at Emmetts Garden 

*Cancelled* Emmetts Garden goes to the circus this winter with animals, performers and of course the Ring Leader, all on show. The trail runs from 5 Dec - 10 Jan 2021, 10am-3pm with a suggested donation of £1, normal admission applies. Suitable for ages 2-10 years with a buggy friendly route available.

Winter sun shines through the trees at Chartwell, a National Trust property in Kent

Winter offer at Chartwell

Rain or shine, there’s plenty to do here at Chartwell this winter. Enjoy a wintery walk across the Chartwell estate or warm up with a hot drink to takeaway from our café.