Story time with Father Christmas

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+

  • Booking essential

The evening starts by lantern light as the group walks to the Mansion and through the wardrobe. There will be time for individual family photos with the man in red and a soft toy memento for each child. Each person attending needs a ticket, including adults.

All visits to Father Christmas are by pre-booked ticket only. Please read all information carefully as tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

You do not need to pay admission as the last entry to the Mansion is at 3.30pm

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £10.00
    All adults need a ticket
  • Child £10.00
    All children need a ticket

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442 491895
Every person attending needs a ticket.
Suitability
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Your Father Christmas visit starts at Visitor Reception where we will process down to the back of the house. Please arrive 15 minutes before your time slot.
What to bring and wear
There is no dress code to see Father Christmas but please dress for the weather and bring a torch as the walk back up from the house at the end of your visit can be very dark.
Accessibility
Level access available, please inquire directly with the property about accessibility for this event before booking.
Other
This year all children visiting Father Christmas will receive a Living Nature baby fawn toy memento of their visit, suitable for ages 0+. Please consider whether this is suitable for your child before booking. We think children aged 5-11 years old will get the most out of this experience. Father Christmas visit bookings are non-refundable and dates/time slots are non-transferable. If you wish to visit the Mansion or grounds, please arrive with enough time before 'Story Time' to do so. The last time slot for entry to the Mansion is at 3.30pm, please book a separate Mansion entry timed ticket (both members and non members need a ticket to visit the Mansion). Entry to the Mansion and grounds during normal day time opening times is free for NT members. Admission chargers apply for none NT members before 3pm. All adults and children attending 'Story time with Father Christmas' require a ticket.

Times

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

Contact Info

Name
Booking office
Email
attinghamevents@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 03442 491895

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.