Meet Father Christmas at Ham House

Father Christmas with a young girl

This article contains relates to 2018. Check back soon for 2019 information Father Christmas has arrived by night and secluded himself away at Ham House before the big day! Come and visit him from 15 th - 23 rd December in the cheery glow of candles and lights at Ham House. Children's can also make their own reindeer antlers and hunt all around our grounds with our Doggy Bingo Trail.

Father Christmas Grotto

11am - 4pm 

Vist Ham House over the Christmas school holidays for a fun-filled family day out. Meet Father Christmas and recieve a special Christmas gift or take part in some of our other family activities in the house and gardens below.

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Father Christmas has moved in to Ham House
Father Christmas has moved in to Ham House
Father Christmas has moved in to Ham House

There are lots of other activities to keep you busy over the festive break as well. Why not take part in a seasonal trail around the gardens or make some Christmas crafts Below Stairs?

Children's Trail 

10am - 4pm (last trail sold at 3.30pm)

Dogs are part of the family too – and now they can visit Ham House and Garden all year round! See if you can sniff out all 50 breeds with our trail throughout our gardens. 10am-4pm

Reindeer antler making

12noon - 4pm (last entry 3.30pm)

Visit our Education Room Below Stairs to make your own set of antlers. Wear them proudly as you explore Ham House.

Cracking Good Time

10am - 4pm In the Dairy

He he he, Ho Ho Ho, find the funniest joke on our tree, and then add your own! We love a good laugh so share the fun in the dairy and write our the funniest cracker joke you have ever heard onto our Christmas tree. Best joke of the day will be shared on twitter!