Enjoy the house dressed for a traditional Christmas on one of our Christmas House Tours followed by a three-course festive supper in the Barn Restaurant. A glass of wine is included. The shop will also be open for festive shopping.
Our popular wreath making workshops are a really enjoyable and relaxed way to get into the festive spirit. Join us on certain days across December for these special events and get your creativity flowing.
In August 2019 acclaimed artist Rachel Dein will be exhibiting her unique castings at Hidcote made using plants and flowers from the garden collected throughout the seasons.
Subject to our winter weekend opening times.
Come and see how Lord & Lady Bearsted made Upton House and Gardens the perfect country retreat for their family in the 1930s. You can also discover Lord Bearsted's famous art collection including works by Bosch, Stubbs and Canaletto.
Join us for a wintery ramble through the Clent Hills and surrounding countryside. Enjoy the bracing fresh air on this 5 mile walk finding out a bit about the history and wildlife of the place as you go.
This new exhibition of portraits, from Croome’s own collection and on loan from private collections depicts the history of the Coventry family from the turn of the seventeenth-century through to the present day.
At Worcester Cathedral, between 1814 and 1950, there were only four incumbent organists and William Done served for 51 years. His pupil and successor, Hugh Blair, uncharacteristically survived for only two years.
A feast of seasonal music with The Hills Singers, who present a programme comprising a wide variety of music, including well-loved carols and popular Christmas songs, with the opportunity for full audience participation. Families welcome.
Museum tours not for you? Want to have a little fun with history instead? Introducing Calke Unlocked – a new kind of tour at Calke Abbey. Play games, take photos, and see the house in a whole new light.
Museum tours not for you? Want to have a little fun with history instead? Introducing Calke Unlocked – a new kind of tour at Calke Abbey. This high-energy tour takes you where no visitor has gone before, to look for hidden history inside the stables.
Celebrate the festive season with a traditional carol evening in the magical setting of Shugborough's historic Park Farm Yard. Mince pies and warming drinks will be served from Park Farm cafe during the interval.
Pick up a map from the visitor welcome centre and head out on a winter walk through the frost-kissed garden. Discover 12 displays celebrating the Georgian tradition of the Twelfth Night with a final flourish at The Temple of Concord and Victory.
This December discover the Mansion with decorations 'Inspired by Nature'.
All visits to the Mansion are by pre-booked timed entry tickets to keep visits special (free for NT Members, admission applies on the day for non-members).
Join a lively and informal story time with Father Christmas and his gnomes. These group sessions will include light Christmas refreshments for all, individual family photos and presents for all the children.
Suitable for children aged 3+
Get into the festive spirit and create a robin decoration for your tree or home at our Make a Wooden Robin workshops.
Join our Outdoor Team for this festive family friendly activity where you can use natural materials to make a wooden robin.
You and your family are invited to Attingham for a fun-run to burn off the Christmas indulgences and for a last chance to wear your Christmas jumper as the festive season draws to a close. The run will be approximately 1 mile.
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Friday morning. No booking needed, meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and go on a 2 hr walk. Dogs on short leads are welcome too.
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Monday morning. No booking needed, meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the National Trust shop at 11am and go on a 2 hr walk. Dogs on short leads are welcome too.