An Audience with Father Christmas - SOLD OUT

Meet Father and Mother Christmas in their festive kitchen at Lacock Abbey. A unique experience in a cosy setting that is sure to please our young visitors.

  • Booking essential

Mother Christmas will be telling a story and Father Christmas will be giving gifts to each child.

An Audience with Father Christmas will last approximately 30 minutes.

Each child event ticket also includes entry to the abbey grounds, cloister and decorated Great Hall

Free parking for National Trust members

£4 parking for non National Trust members

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £8.00
    (adults free but need to pay property entry fee)

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
Accompanying adults do not require event tickets in addition to grounds entry purchased on the day
Suitability
Suitable for all ages
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet in Lacock visitor reception to start your visit. Arrive at least 20 minutes before your Audience with Father Christmas to give you enough time to get down to the abbey.
What to bring and wear
Dress festive but wrap up warm. Bring a camera to capture the magical moments.
Accessibility
Father Christmas' kitchen is on the ground floor accessed via the abbey cloister, with some steps. If you require step free access please let us know and we will accommodate you.
Other
You don't have to queue to see Father Christmas, book a ticket before you visit. An Audience with Father Christmas will last approximately 30 minutes, each audience has a maximum of 12 places so booking is essential. Each child ticket also includes free entry to the abbey grounds, cloister and decorated Great Hall. Each accompanying adult will need to pay the normal admission fee, National Trust members go free.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
1 December 2018 11:00 - 11:30 Sold out
11:30 - 12:00 Sold out
12:00 - 12:30 Sold out
12:30 - 13:00 Sold out
13:30 - 14:00 Sold out
14:00 - 14:30 Sold out
14:30 - 15:00 Sold out
15:00 - 15:30 Sold out
2 December 2018 11:00 - 11:30 Sold out
11:30 - 12:00 Sold out
12:00 - 12:30 Sold out
12:30 - 13:00 Sold out
13:30 - 14:00 Sold out
14:00 - 14:30 Sold out
14:30 - 15:00 Sold out
15:00 - 15:30 Sold out
8 December 2018 11:00 - 11:30 Sold out
11:30 - 12:00 Sold out
12:00 - 12:30 Sold out
12:30 - 13:00 Sold out
13:30 - 14:00 Sold out
14:00 - 14:30 Sold out
14:30 - 15:00 Sold out
15:00 - 15:30 Sold out
9 December 2018 11:00 - 11:30 Sold out
11:30 - 12:00 Sold out
12:00 - 12:30 Sold out
12:30 - 13:00 Sold out
13:30 - 14:00 Sold out
14:00 - 14:30 Sold out
14:30 - 15:00 Sold out
15:00 - 15:30 Sold out
15 December 2018 11:00 - 11:30 Sold out
11:30 - 12:00 Sold out
12:00 - 12:30 Sold out
12:30 - 13:00 Sold out
13:30 - 14:00 Sold out
14:00 - 14:30 Sold out
14:30 - 15:00 Sold out
15:00 - 15:30 Sold out
16 December 2018 11:00 - 11:30 Sold out
11:30 - 12:00 Sold out
12:00 - 12:30 Sold out
12:30 - 13:00 Sold out
13:30 - 14:00 Sold out
14:00 - 14:30 Sold out
14:30 - 15:00 Sold out
15:00 - 15:30 Sold out

Contact Info

Name
Visitor Reception
Email
lacockabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01249 730459

Upcoming events

Lacock's mythical creature family trail

Sun 18 Nov 2018
11:00-16:00
There is something hiding in Lacock's woodland grounds.

'First Women UK', a photography exhibition by Anita Corbin

Sun 18 Nov 2018
11:00-16:00
A decade-long project to capture the portraits of 100 pioneering women of the twenty-first century arrives at the Fox Talbot Museum this autumn.

Peace - The Ripple Effect by Anna Heinrich & Leon Palmer

Sun 18 Nov 2018
11:00-16:15
This autumn Lacock will be hosting the first in a series of artistic responses to the art commission 'Peace' at Lacock. Inspired by the places history of sanctuary, contemplation and reflection the artists will create an immersive experience.

An Audience with Father Christmas - SOLD OUT

Sat 01 Dec 2018
11:00-11:30
Meet Father and Mother Christmas in their festive kitchen at Lacock Abbey. A unique experience in a cosy setting that is sure to please our young visitors.

Community Christmas Tree Festival

Sat 01 Dec 2018
11:00-15:30
Experience one of Lacock Abbey's more recent Christmas traditions with over 20 beautifully decorated trees in set of the atmospheric medieval cloister.

Lacock's Christmas list family trail

Sat 01 Dec 2018
11:00-16:00
This festive trail is all about Christmas lists. From Father Christmas', to the dinner shopping list, to even your own wish list, it all comes down to preparation.