Christmas at Morden Hall Park

Celebrate Christmas traditions at Morden Hall Park this year. Free your creative spirit with a craft workshop, join the pantomime fun, travel back in time with a festive carriage ride, bring the little ones to visit Father Christmas, discover the history of our Christmas traditions as you tuck in to a delicious three-course dinner, or simply delight in the Christmas displays as you shop at the Garden Centre.

Jack and the Beanstalk Pantomime at Morden Hall Park Christmas 2019

Pantomime: Jack and the Beanstalk 

When Jack sells Pat, his beloved family cow, for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure. Join Jack and dotty mum Dame Trott as they scale the Beanstalk, outwit the Giant and are reunited with Jill, the girl Jack loves. Sat 7 & Sun 8 Dec, 11am & 1.30pm. Adult £18, Child £15. Booking essential.

Horse-drawn carriage taking visitors round Morden Hall Park

Festive carriage rides 

See the park from a vintage tram-style carriage pulled by Shire horses. Costumed footmen will help you explore the park in a whole new way. Bring family and friends for 30 minutes of festive fun. Booking essential. Adult £16, Child £12, Family tickets available.

Father Christmas and an elf in his Grotto at Morden Hall Park

Be the First to Visit Father Christmas 

Be the first to come and see Father Christmas in his grotto in Morden Hall Park's Stableyard. Children can draw and send their wish lists to Father Christmas via our special postcard express, and in a cosy enchanted grotto they will meet Father Christmas and his elves to receive a special gift. Weekends 23 - 30 Nov, 10am-5pm. £12 per child. Booking essential.

Father Christmas in his grotto at Morden Hall Park

Visit Father Christmas 

Have they been good this year? Come and see Father Christmas in his grotto in Morden Hall Park's Stableyard. Children can draw and send their wish lists to Father Christmas via our special postcard express, and in a cosy enchanted grotto they will meet Father Christmas and his elves to receive a special gift. Weekends 1 - 15 Dec, 10am-5pm. £12 per child. Booking essential.

Children visiting Father Christmas in his grotto

Special weekday visits to Father Christmas 

Under 5s are in for a treat on Thu 5, 12 & Fri 6, 13 Dec, 10.30am-12pm as Father Christmas opens up his magical grotto to visitors and gives out specially chosen gifts. £12 per child.

Mother Christmas during a children's storytime at Morden Hall Park

Storytime with Mother Christmas  

A festive fun storytelling session for under 5s. £5 per child. £3 for adults. Special weekday Visit Father Christmas slots available to book for after this event. Check website for availability.

Decorated biscuit hanging in a Christmas tree

Christmas Biscuit & Cupcake Decoration workshop 

This Christmas surprise your loved ones with beautiful biscuits and cupcakes you’ve iced yourself. All materials provided. Workshop runs Thur 5 Dec & Sun 8 Dec, 10-12 & 2-4. £15 per adult.

Equipment for making linocut Christmas cards

Linocut Christmas Card Workshop  

This year, why not send your friends and family beautiful hand-crafted Christmas cards – designed and created by you? All materials supplied. Thur 14 & Sun 17 Nov, 10am-12.30pm & 2-4.30pm. £40 per adult. Booking essential.

Visitor assembling a Christmas wreath during a workshop

Christmas Wreath Making Workshop  

Get into the spirit of Christmas by making your own festive natural wreath at Morden Hall Park. All materials supplied. Thur 28 Nov & Sun 1 Dec, 10-12 & 2-4. £55 per adult. Booking essential.

Stained glass Christmas decoration hanging in a window

Stained Glass Ornament Workshop  

Add some homemade charm to your Christmas creating your own stained glass ornaments. Suitable for beginners. All materials & tools provided. Thur 21 & Sun 24 Nov, 10am-2pm. £55 per adult. Limited tickets available.

Two women enjoying a cup of mulled wine at Christmas

Christmas shopping at Morden Hall Park Garden Centre 

You're invited to a special Christmas shopping event at Morden Hall Park Garden Centre on Fri 6 Dec, 9am-7pm. Relax and feel good about your Christmas shopping with profits all going to the conservation work of the National Trust. Shoppers at this exclusive event will be given a 10% discount on everything in the garden centre.

Traditional Christmas foods displayed on a dining table

Traditions of Christmas Dinner 

Listen to a fascinating talk on Victorian Christmas traditions and how they influence our Christmas traditions of today while you enjoy a three-course Christmas dinner with all the trimmings. Fri 29 Nov, 7 - 9.30pm. £40 per adult. Booking essential.