Festive Glow - 4 December to 3 January

A father and daughter enjoying the Christmas lighting at Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle comes to life at Christmas with magical lighting effects guaranteed to bring a glow your cheeks.

An illuminated Christmas route takes you into the heart of the magic as the Norman ruins are bathed in atmospheric light.
Flames dance from medieval beacons scattered around the castle grounds and braziers add warmth and intimacy. Stylish contemporary lanterns pick out intriguing spaces with candle light.

Wish upon a tree

Come along and share your special wish or memory on one of the six wish Christmas trees lining the gatehouse bridge.
Castle View visitor centre will be decorated for the season and hosts festive chocolate treat demonstrations – see what’s on.
There are tasty winter warmers in the Tea-Rooms and a range of festive goodies in the shop.