A taste of Tudor time

Join us on 9, 15, 16 22 and 23 December for a Tudor Christmas feast beside the roaring log fire in our tea-rooms, featuring authentic period recipes accompanied by mulled wine and mead.

  • Booking essential

Starter:

Soup of seasonal vegetable served with Artisan bread

Main course:

Beef in a pastry bowl OR Tudor cheese tart (GF option available) OR Chicken breast & thigh in a white wine, herb & cream sauce with caramelised peaches (quorn option available). Each served with carrots, parsnips & leeks with garlic

Dessert:

Vanilla cheesecake with spices served and sugared flowers & berries OR red wine poached pears with cream OR or jumbles (delicious Tudor biscuits) & hot chocolate

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £35.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Must be accompanied
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
The Tea Rooms, Corfe Castle
Accessibility
The Tea Rooms are accessible by wheelchair. If you are also intending to explore the castle ruins, within the castle grounds there is wheelchair access to the Outer Bailey only.
Other
This is an evening event and subject to minimum numbers being achieved. Each evening coincides with the Winter Lights. where the castle will be illuminated by contemporary lanterns, beacons and braziers as you explore the castle grounds. You are invited to absorb the festive atmosphere of the castle ruins before sitting down for a taste of Tudor time by the log fire in our Tea Rooms.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
9 December 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Available
15 December 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Available
16 December 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Available
22 December 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Available
23 December 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Corfe Castle
Email
corfecastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01929 481924

Upcoming events

Hallowe'en at Corfe Castle

Sat 21 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
Explore the castle this Hallowe'en and say boo to our pumpkins as they welcome you. Bring along your own brave teddy to have a go at the fearsome Zip Wire Challenge and take part in our spooky trail.

Ghostly stories

Sun 22 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Find yourself beside the keep or looking upwards as the castle looms above. Granny Cousins will lead you as we uncover ghostly stories oozing from the very fabric of the ruins.

Tudor Christmas: Storytelling

Sat 09 Dec 2017
10:00-19:00
Join our Lord of Misrule on a journey through the romantic ruins. Find out about the rich history of Tudor traditions and maybe participate in a play or a game or two. Please note storytelling on 21st December will end at 4pm.

Winter Lights

Sat 09 Dec 2017
10:00-19:00
Christmas is a magical time at Corfe Castle. Take in the festive atmosphere with our contemporary lanterns, braziers, beacons and lighting as you explore the castle grounds. Please note winter lights on 21st December is cancelled.

A taste of Tudor time

Sat 09 Dec 2017
18:30-20:30
Join us on 9, 15, 16 22 and 23 December for a Tudor Christmas feast beside the roaring log fire in our tea-rooms, featuring authentic period recipes accompanied by mulled wine and mead.

Winter Solstice

Thu 21 Dec 2017
07:15-09:00
Experience the rare opportunity to watch the sun rise on the shortest day of the year from the castle ruins.