Storytelling with Father Christmas & Mrs Claus

For some special Christmas sparkle, visit Father Christmas and Mrs Claus at Scotney Castle this year. They have set up home in the Old Castle to have a good rest before they set off on their travels on Christmas Eve. Join Mrs Claus for a cosy...

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For some special Christmas sparkle, visit Father Christmas and Mrs Claus at Scotney Castle this year. They have set up home in the Old Castle to have a good rest before they set off on their travels on Christmas Eve. Join Mrs Claus for a cosy magical story and Father Christmas will be handing out a gift to each child.

Please note that booking closes one week prior to each event.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £9.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442 491895
Please note that booking closes one week prior to each event. A customer booking fee of 5% applies.
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Please meet outside visitor reception 15 minutes before your start time, where your elf will be waiting for you.
What to bring and wear
Please wear warm clothing and sensible footwear to walk down to the old castle.
Accessibility
Due to the nature of this historic building, unfortunately there is no wheelchair access. Please call 01892 893820 if you have any queries.
Other
We anticipate the experience to last around 45 minutes. Due to the nature of this historic building we have a limited amount of space. Please do not bring any bulky items eg. Pushchairs, large rucksacks. We can only allow one adult per child to attend this event.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
15 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out online
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
16 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
17 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
18 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Cancelled
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
19 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
20 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
21 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
22 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out
23 December 2018 09:30 - 10:30 Sold out
12:00 - 13:00 Sold out

Contact Info

Name
Scotney Castle
Email
scotneycastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01892 893 868

Upcoming events

Storytelling with Father Christmas & Mrs Claus

Sat 15 Dec 2018
09:30-10:30
For some special Christmas sparkle, visit Father Christmas and Mrs Claus at Scotney Castle this year. They have set up home in the Old Castle to have a good rest before they set off on their travels on Christmas Eve. Join Mrs Claus for a cosy...

Noah's ark children's trail

Sat 15 Dec 2018
10:00-16:00
Take part in our festive family trail around the garden inspired by our Victorian Noah’s ark, that will be on display in the mansion. £2 per trail

Hussey family Christmas eve

Sat 15 Dec 2018
11:00-15:00
Celebrate the Victorian Christmas that the Hussey family would have enjoyed. Play with children’s toys under the Christmas tree, dance in the hall and see the dining room getting ready for Christmas celebrations.

Carols at the Castle

Sat 15 Dec 2018
14:00-15:00
Soak up the Christmas atmosphere and enjoy carol singing in front of the mansion house. This year we are joined by a local Victorian carol singing group who will lead the sing along to all of your festive favourites. Don’t forget to pop into our...

Scotney Castle Christmas Lunches

Mon 17 Dec 2018
10:00-16:00
Monday-Friday only This Christmas join us for a delicious two or three course menu in the festive setting of Scotney Castle. Why not combine your meal with a visit to our decorated Victorian mansion house before lunch and a visit to our shop for...

Tree detectives part one

Sat 09 Feb 2019
11:30-13:00
A winter woodland walk with a challenge—how many trees can you identify when they have no leaves? Great fun for children who will also enjoy the Scotney big swing and colliers wood natural play area. Dogs on leads welcome. Winter clothing and...