Christmas lights and winter illuminations

To get ahead in your Christmas planning, here's a heads-up on which Christmas lights and winter illuminations are now open for booking.

Due to the changing situation with coronavirus, the Christmas lights experience may be a bit different this year. We're continuing to follow government guidance and are responding to any changes to keep visitors and staff safe. We'll keep you updated on our plans so keep checking back here for further details on these and future Christmas light displays.

Christmas lights at Belton

Christmas lights at Belton House 

Belton will be transformed with sparkling lights, snowflakes and festive baubles adorning the trees. Plan a visit to take an evening walk through the grounds and see your favourite place in all its festive glory.

Christmas at Dunham Massey 2020

Christmas lights at Dunham Massey 

Explore the illuminated trail at Dunham Massey after dark. For the fourth year in a row, the winding gardens and deer park will be lit up in a festive display of twinkling lights. Book your visit in advance to kick start your winter celebrations when the season arrives.

A man and a woman in front of a carpet of candles

Ignite at Gibside, Tyne & Wear 

Light up the dark winter nights with Ignite at Gibside. New for 2020, follow an illuminated trail lit by lanterns, flickering flames and majestic sculpture as it winds through the eighteenth-century gardens.

Ignite at Kingston Lacy

Ignite at Kingston Lacy, Dorset 

This December experience Ignite - a brand new after-dark experience in the garden and parkland at Kingston Lacy. Produced for the first time in partnership with Sony Music, this illuminated trail offers moments of reflection and playful discovery that create an enchanting landscape filled with wonder.

The garden illuminated at Christmas

Christmas lights at Stourhead 

Winter nights will be lit up at Stourhead with a beautiful display for you to marvel in. Following the success of last year's Christmas lights, the grounds will be decorated with festive cheer for you to ring in the season in style. Book your ticket now to enjoy the festive season with your loved ones.

Winter light at Christmas at Waddesdon Manor, a National Trust property in Buckinghamshire

Winter lights at Waddesdon 

See Waddesdon's gardens illuminated with light trails, a light in motion installation at the Stables and festive Christmas trees.