Christmas at Chirk Castle

There's lots of festive fun to be had a Chirk Castle this Christmas, from 3 to 23 December. Visit us for fantastic medieval festivities, Father Christmas in his grotto, traditional crafts, fun workshops, walks and more...

The courtyard at Chirk Castle dressed for medieval Christmas

Christmas at the castle

3 to 23 December. This Christmas period see Chirk Castle decorated with a traditional medieval theme. See us preparing the castle for Christmas, enjoy our weekend event days or come during the week for an opportunity to enjoy our decorations, do some shopping, or take part in craft activities.

The Lord of Misrule tells a young visitor all about medieval Christmas at Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle Medieval Christmas weekends

10&11 and 17&18 December. Join us for a traditional medieval Christmas with all the trimmings. We will be transforming the Chirk Castle courtyard into a medieval feast for the senses, with the smells, sounds, sights and tastes of traditional medieval festivities.

Father Christmas in his medieval style grotto at Chirk Castle

Visit Father Christmas in his grotto

SOLD OUT. 10&11 and 17&18 December. Visit Father Christmas in his delightful grotto located in the medieval Adam Tower.

Felted soaps and stars made at Chirk Castle craft activities

Christmas craft workshops

Join our Visitor Experience Officer Josie and volunteers for a Christmas craft workshop this December, great for making a present or for a beautiful Christmas decoration for your own home.

A 'gods eye' traditional festive decoration hanging on a Christmas tree

Christmas decoration woodcraft weekend

On 3&4 December come and meet James from Woodland Classroom, as he shows you how traditional Christmas decorations would have been made. See some of his own work, and have a go yourself for free.