Christmas at Killerton

Getting ready for Christmas at Killerton

Step through the door and discover the night before Christmas at Killerton.

The night before Christmas

Open daily, Saturday 23 November - Sunday 5 January 2020

Enter Killerton on the night before Christmas and see the Georgian mansion with decorations inspired by Clement Clarke Moore's popular festive poem, 'Twas the night before Christmas'. While wandering though the house don't forget to stop in the dressing up room and put on your favourite Christmas outfit.

Outside continue the story following the twinkling trail through the garden and parkland.


Replenishing energy levels

For grumbling tummies, the Killerton Kitchen and the Stables coffeeshop are perfect places to refuel. To beat the chill, the Dairy Café  will be open for hot drinks and snacks. 


Winter highlights at Killerton

Enjoy exploring off the beaten track to come across secret paths, the Bear's hut and the ice house. See some beautiful vistas open up as the leaves fall from the trees over the winter season.


Event details

Entry to the house at Christmas is through bookable timed tickets.

Normal admission fees apply, National Trust members are free but still need to book. Non-members can pay on the day or join the National Trust at Killerton.

Gift aid prices for 2019

adult: £13.60

child: £6.80

Unreserved tickets will be available on the day on a first come first served basis.

Please see the opening times page for full opening times over the Christmas period.

Booking for house tickets

Please click on the link for the date you wish to visit. Please note that this is to book to visit the house, if you wish to see Father Christmas you will need to book seperately.

See Father Christmas at Killerton, Exeter, Devon.

Father Christmas

Head to the Stables to meet a very special visitor.

Christmas outdoor trail at Killerton

The Christmas trail

Wrap up warm to explore the twinkling outdoor trail.