Christmas at Hinton Ampner

We’re really looking forward to welcoming you to Hinton Ampner this Christmas. Discover plenty of festive magic, as we celebrate Christmases from Hinton’s past. Ground floor rooms have been transformed into scenes from favourite tales and fables, and outside you’ll find a pop-up traditional sweet shop, and lights and decorations in the gardens. 27 November – 3 January, booking essential (free to National Trust members)

A fully decorated Christmas tree in the Study room

Visit the house

Discover traditional tales and family fables as we revisit some of our favourite scenes for Christmases past. Explore the house like never before as different rooms will revisit some of Hinton's most loved scenes and stories as they are brought to life! Please note the house is open Tuesday - Friday only. Please check opening times before your visit.

Visitors in the walled garden in winter at Hinton Ampner, Hampshire

Discover the garden

Take a walk around the beautiful garden at Hinton Ampner, decked out in festive finery for Christmas. Discover surprising pops of winter colour around the garden and warm up afterwards with a hot drink from our cafe.


Visit Hinton's traditional sweet shop

Our traditional style pop-up sweet shop is returning to the courtyard. Fill bags with your favourite sweets from your childhood.

Hinton Ampner shop at Christmas

Browse our shop at Hinton Ampner

With a wide variety of unique gifts, tasty treats and locally sourced produce, you’re bound to find that special little something to unwrap on Christmas morning.

Winter walking

A refreshing winter walk is a great way of staying fit during a period of indulgence. Below is a list of winter walks designed to take in the best of the season as well as catering for various ability levels. So put on those walking boots and go for a bracing walk across the Hinton Ampner estate.