Christmas workshops across the South West

From making decorations for your tree, to creating a festive wreath from foliage from the garden and even taking part in family crafts, here are all the ingredients needed for a home-crafted Christmas.

Arlington Court dining room decorated for Christmas

Christmas at the Court

Join us at Arlington as we celebrate a traditional Victorian Christmas with wreath workshops, family activities and of course Father Christmas will be making a stop at the harness room.

A young girl with a crayon

Get crafty at Christmas

Make your own natural Christmas decoration when you visit Corfe Castle this December.

Dominique Coiffait cutting flowers for the Commemoration Garland

Festive workshops and crafts at Cotehele

Whether you'd like to learn a new craft or just have fun with family, there's an activity to suit you at Cotehele this Christmas.

Examples of wreath making

Wreath making workshops at Hidcote

Our popular wreath making workshops on 15 and 16 December are certain to get you into the festive spirit this Christmas. All greenery used to make your wreath will be from the garden so you really will be taking a piece of Hidcote home with you

A family walking through a snow covered landscape with one child being pulled along in a sledge

Family fun across Exmoor this Christmas

From family craft workshops to Christmas trails and wintry walks, there's lots do in North Devon this festive season.

Wooden reindeer at Trelissick, Cornwall

Craft your own wooden reindeer at Trelissick

Learn how to make a reindeer from green wood with the rangers in this 20 minute workshop. Your creation is the perfect rustic decoration for you to take home.

Tudor Father Christmas in the Great Chamber at Trerice

Christmas at Trerice

Warm yourself by the fire, make decorations for the tree, celebrate with good food and visit a very special Father Christmas. Your guide to the festive season at Trerice.