Christmas at Saltram

The house will be staying open all winter for the first time and December will see its treasured rooms decorated beautifully for the Yuletide season. With Christmas events, festive trails and beautiful winter walks, it just wouldn't be Christmas without at visit to Saltram.

The night before Christmas

Take a magical peek through our candlelit treasure rooms dressed for the night before Christmas. Twinkling lights take you on a festive journey from room to room along the East Wing finishing in the Great Kitchen where you can discover the cooks preparing for a traditional festive feast.

Saturday 28 November to Sunday 4 January, 11am - 3.30pm

It wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Saltram
A girl kneels in front a Christmas tree with presents

The twelve days of Christmas

This classic Christmas song will be brought to life in the garden throughout December with a festive family trail which you can pick up from the Welcome Centre.

Monday 30 November to Sunday 4 January, 10am - 4pm

You can find games and trails in Saltram garden this winter
A girl plays croquet on the lawn at Saltram, Devon

Roaming reindeer trail

Just because it’s winter there’s no need to stay indoors. Pop your wellies on, tie your scarf and enjoy some quality time letting off steam in Saltram’s park with our family trail.

Pop into the Welcome Centre to pick up your trail.

Monday 30 November to Sunday 4 January, 10am - 4pm.

Our family trail will have you exploring Saltram's park and walking off the Christmas pud
Family enjoying Christmas walk in the garden at Saltram, Devon

Carols in the courtyard

Nothing gets you in to the Christmas spirit quite like a good old festive sing-along so join us in the stables courtyard with Saltram’s choir for an evening of carols, roast chestnuts and late-night shopping. 

Wednesday 23 December, 6pm

Join in with all your Christmas favourites with our choir
A choir practice Christmas carols in the Castle Folly at Saltram, Devon

Fabulous festive treats

Whether you’re hunting for that perfect Christmas gift, stocking up on beautiful cards and decorations or just fancy a little treat for yourself, add Saltram’s gift shop and Chapel Gallery to your Christmas shopping list. 

Gift shop open every day 10am-4pm, closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Chapel Gallery open every day 11am - 3pm until 23 December.

Saltram has Chrsitmas shopping all wrapped up this festive season
Christmas decorations arranged in Saltram gift shop, Devon

Delicious winter warmers

The Chapel Tea-room and Park Café will continue serving their delicious menu of scrummy cakes, hot drinks and light lunches with a festive twist for the Christmas season.

Park Cafe open daily, 10am - 4pm with hot lunches available 12 noon - 2.30pm. 

Chapel Tea-room open Friday - Monday through November and daily in December, 11am - 3pm.

Saltram's Chapel Tea-room will be serving up delicious festive afternoon tea
A waitress prepares the cakes in the Chapel Tearoom at Saltram, Devon