Christmas Stories at Lyme

Visit Lyme to discover the stories and memories of Christmas past, and create a few seasonal stories of your own.

Lyme's Christmas Stories

Friday-Monday, 23 November - 24 December

11am-3pm (last entry 2.30pm)

Start your Christmas celebrations at Lyme as a selection of rooms are transformed with decorations exploring the stories and memories of the Legh family through the ages of Lyme. Enjoy the sights of a Christmas Day feast in the Dining Room or experience the sights of a winter wedding in the Drawing Room. With choral performances and beautiful decorations on display, Lyme is sure to get you in the festive mood.

Festive favourites being sung in the house
Carol singers performing festive favourites at Lyme, Cheshire
Festive favourites being sung in the house

Meet Father Christmas

Festive Afternoon Tea

If you fancy a doing a little of your own celebrating, why not book in for Festive Afternoon Tea inthe Salting Room Tea Parlour? The delicious treat includes a welcome glass of Prosecco or elderflower fizz, soup, a selection of sandwiches, plus cakes and mince pies. From Saturday 23 November.

Call 01663 761400 to book. Gift vouchers are also available.

Groups over 16-24 can be catered for in the top half of the Ale Cellar

Groups over 24 can be catered for Fri-Mon for the 11:30am sitting in the Ale Cellar or in the top half of the Ale Cellar in two groups.

Make your own Christmas Memories

 Get warmed up after a winter walk with locally sourced hot mulled apple juice and ciders. For anyone looking for the perfect Christmas gift, stocking fillers, cards and a full winter range of homeware is already available at both shops.

Get warmed up with a hot drink
A man with glasses in profile view drinks from a takeaway cup
Get warmed up with a hot drink