Nursery and School groups - Storytime with Father Christmas

Bring your nursery or school group to pay a visit to Father Christmas and his gnomes as you step through the wardrobe for a lively and informal magical experience.

  • Booking essential

This year the grotto experience at Attingham is inspired by nature, with a traditional setting to meet Father Christmas and enjoy storytime as a group. Each child will receive a traditional teddy bear memento of your visit.

All visits to Father Christmas are by pre-booked ticket only. Please read all information carefully as tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Father Christmas will also be at Attingham during the daytime on selected dates for individual visits.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £10.00
    EGM and under 5s
  • Child £15.18
    Non EGM

The basics

Booking details
Call 01743 708168
To book and for more information please ring 01743 708168.
Suitability
All classes must be accompanied by the correct ratio of adults
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
A member of our Visitor Experience team will meet you at Visitor Reception and show you the facilities and down to your base for the day.
What to bring and wear
There is no dress code to see Father Christmas but please be aware the house can get cold, so warm layers are advised.
Accessibility
Level access available. Please enquire directly with the team when booking about your requirements for this event.
Other
This year, all children visiting Father Christmas will receive a 20cm traditional teddy bear memento of their visit, suitable for ages 0+. Please consider whether this is suitable for your class before booking (children will not receive a wrapped gift). Father Christmas visit bookings are non-refundable and dates/time slots are non- transferable. EGM members can take advantage of a lower price of £10.00, please have your EGM number handy when ringing to book. Non - EGM members - £15.18 Accompanying adults receive free entry - to the correct adult to child ratio for the children's age. Maximum number children per session is 30 with a maximum of 60 per day. Minimum number of children per session is 15. Please ring to discuss your requirements.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
10 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available
11 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available
12 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available
16 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available
17 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available
18 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available
19 December 2019 10:00 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:45 Available

Contact Info

Name
Attingham Learning Team
Email
attinghameducation@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01743 708168

Upcoming events

Story time with Father Christmas

Mon 09 Dec 2019
18:00-19:00
Join a lively and informal story time with Father Christmas and his gnomes. These group sessions will include light Christmas refreshments for all, individual family photos and presents for all the children. Suitable for children aged 3+

Nursery and School groups - Storytime with Father Christmas

Tue 10 Dec 2019
10:00-11:15
Bring your nursery or school group to pay a visit to Father Christmas and his gnomes as you step through the wardrobe for a lively and informal magical experience.

Mansion Timed Tickets for Attingham Christmas: Inspired by Nature

Tue 10 Dec 2019
10:00-12:00
This December discover the Mansion with decorations 'Inspired by Nature'. All visits to the Mansion are by pre-booked timed entry tickets to keep visits special (free for NT Members, admission applies on the day for non-members).

SOLD OUT - Father Christmas visits for Sat 14 Dec & Sun 15 Dec

Sat 14 Dec 2019
09:45-10:00
Pre-book your visit to see Father Christmas and his gnomes. Step through the wardrobe for a magical experience inspired by nature and receive a Living Nature baby fawn memento of your visit.

Deer feeding at 2.30pm

Sat 14 Dec 2019
14:30-15:00
** The time has changed this year from 2pm to 2.30pm** See the Attingham fallow deer herd up close as we feed them their winter rations.

SOLD OUT - Father Christmas visits for Fri 20 Dec to Mon 23 Dec

Fri 20 Dec 2019
09:30-09:45
Pre-book your visit to see Father Christmas and his gnomes. Step through the wardrobe for a magical experience inspired by nature and receive a Living Nature baby fawn memento of your visit.