Whether you're looking to celebrate old traditions, make new memories or simply escape the hustle and bustle of the high street – it wouldn't be Christmas without us

Visitors stood beneath the portico on the north front of Uppark, West Sussex
Waddesdon Manor Christmas fair at night

Christmas markets and winter fairs 

Our Christmas markets and fairs are the perfect antidote to the high street this festive season. Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of a traditional Christmas in special surroundings and pick up some gifts for your loved ones.

Christmas events

 A little girl decorating the Christmas cake in the kitchen as part of the Christmas activities

Christmas food events full of festive flavour 

Get ready for the festive season with our Christmas food events. Step into the warmth of the kitchen for a ‘Stir-up Sunday’ and make a wish as you stir the pudding or join us for some Christmas cookery and learn how to make seasonal treats.

Two women learning how to make seasonal decorations at a Christmas event at Killerton, Devon

Christmas craft events 

Come along to one of our Christmas craft events for the chance to make authentic and natural Christmas decorations including your very own wreath or create special gifts to give your loved ones.

Christmas cards

Christmas cards

Wish friends and family a Merry Christmas with our range of Christmas cards designed especially for the National Trust and inspired by the places we look after.

Children admiring a Christmas tree

Gift membership

Give your loved ones a year to remember with more than 500 special places to explore with our gift membership