Christmas shopping days with a difference in the North West

Away from the hustle and bustle of the high street, take time to enjoy this festive time of year. Bring your friends, do some Christmas shopping and recharge in beautiful surroundings.

Buy your very own Victorian iPad in the Quarry Bank Shop

A new Christmas experience at Quarry Bank

For the very first time, the gardens at Quarry Bank will be open this winter with the chance to experience this special time of year in newly opened buildings too. The Mill Shop is the perfect place to pick up crafty gifts for those with a creative side, as well as quirky presents inspired by Quarry Bank's past and celebrated nature.

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Christmas shopping at Dunham Massey 

Escape the high street hubbub and enjoy a wintry day out Dunham Massey. Wrap up warm for a walk around the deer park, have your first Christmas dinner of the season in the restaurant and browse a wide range of cards and gifts in the large shop. You won’t have any parking problems either!

Tudor musicians PIVA playing at Little Moreton Hall

Midweek merriment at Little Moreton Hall

This year Little Moreton Hall will be open Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays for three weeks so you can enjoy this little gem when it's a little quieter. The hall will be decorated in rich greenery, the tables piled high with festive Tudor food to sample and the shop brimming with present ideas.

Adults enjoying Christmas music at Lyme

Christmas shopping with all the Regency trimmings at Lyme 

Start a new festive shopping tradition with friends while celebrating Christmas from the past on Fridays and Mondays from 24 November to 24 December. Take in dazzling decorations, listen to merry music and treat yourself to some festive fizz before browsing for unique Christmas gifts in Lyme's shops.

Victorian Christmas tree trimming at Speke Hall

Tranquil Festive Fridays at Speke Hall

From 24 November for 3 weeks enjoy a relaxed atmosphere while soaking up a traditional Victorian Christmas. Breathe in the smell of Christmas coming from the traditional handmade garlands hung throughout the hall, shop for Christmas presents and enjoy some delicious seasonal treats in the restaurant.