Christmas at Polesden Lacey

Join us for an evergreen Christmas at Polesden Lacey, 5 - 23 December 2020. Take part in a winter adventure with Peter Rabbit™, wrap up warm and take a bracing walk across the estate, or simply put on your best Christmas jumper and enjoy a delicious takeaway festive sandwich from the café. Please note, Polesden Lacey is in tier 4. We advise visitors to follow government guidelines on travel between and within tiers

A brother and sister enjoying Christmas outdoors

Please pre-book your ticket to visit Polesden Lacey this Christmas 

To avoid disappointment please book ahead. To keep everyone safe, we will be limiting the number of visitors to Polesden Lacey. Tickets will be available to book the Friday before the beginning of each week. Polesden Lacey is in tier 4. Please follow government guidelines on travel between and within tiers.

The house at Polesden Lacey at dusk, lit up with Christmas lights

Visit the house 

In line with national government guidance the house at Polesden Lacey is now closed, as part of the national effort to bring coronavirus under control. The safety of our staff, volunteers, visitors and local communities remains our priority.

Peter Rabbit Winter adventure image

Take part in a winter adventure with Peter Rabbit 

Have a family-friendly winter adventure with our Peter Rabbit™ winter adventure activity trail. Spot all kinds of nature and help Peter's friends, Squirrel Nutkin, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, Mrs. Tittlemouse and more, as you make your way around the beautiful gardens at Polesden Lacey. You can buy a trail pack when you arrive at Polesden Lacey, there is no need to book a place. However please pre-book your ticket to Polesden Lacey.

A young woman and her dog taking in the beautiful landscape at Polesden Lacey

Wellness walk  

Drink in the peace and beauty of the breathtaking landscapes of Polesden Lacey and the Surrey Hills beyond, as you enjoy precious time to yourself. Dogs welcome.

Mince Pies on an afternoon tea stand

Festive menu

The cafe and coffee shop at Polesden Lacey are open for takeaway. Enjoy an item from our festive menu including a Turkey roll, festive vegan sweet potato and cranberry sandwich or yummy gingerbread hot chocolate. You don't need to book to visit the cafe this Christmas but you will need to pre-book your ticket to Polesden Lacey at busy times including school holidays and bank holidays. Our busiest times are usually between 12 and 2pm.

A selection of Christmas decorations found in our gift shop

Christmas gifts you won't find on the high street 

Whether it's a present for a loved one or a treat for yourself, a snuggly throw or an inspiring cookbook our online shop is packed with great gift ideas. And what's more 100% of profits supports the work we do to care for the nation's nature, beauty and history for everyone, for ever.

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