Christmas at Stowe

Enjoy a relaxed season of homemade and traditional events. With a new 12 days of Christmas map with big displays in the landscape, crisp winter walks, Christmas meals, carols and a festive shopping season to choose from, there's an opportunity to escape the twenty-first century world.

Winter is the perfect time to see the gardens glisten with crisp frost and mist drifting across the lakes. Throughout the season soak up the atmosphere at the New Inn visitor centre to spend time with family and friends, take a look below at what's on. 

Open daily throughout the season, including Boxing Day and New Years Day 10am to 4pm (closed 24 and 25 December). 

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Christmas preparations at New Inn, Stowe, Buckinghamshire

12 Days of Christmas at Stowe

Pick up a map from the visitor welcome centre at Stowe and head out on a winter wonderland walk through the frost-kissed garden. Discover 12 displays in the garden celebrating the Georgian tradition of the Twelfth Night with a final flourish at the Temple of Concord and Victory. Drop in daily from 1 December – 5 January 10am-4pm, normal admissions apply (closed 24 and 25 Dec).

Stallholder display in the parlour rooms at Stowe decorated for Christmas

Christmas shopping season at Stowe

From 18 November to 22 December, the historic Parlour Rooms will be filled with the warmth and chatter of local artisans, artists and hand-made food producers.

A Christmas dinner with a plate of turkey, stuffing, gravy, potatoes laid on a table with crackers, cutlery and Christmas decorations

Christmas menu

Available Mon-Fri from 2-20 December for 12noon until 4pm for bookings, choose between a two or three course menu for a festive Christmas meal.

Enjoy a delicious Christmas pudding at Sizergh

Book your Christmas meal

Contact our Cafe team to make your Christmas lunch booking and ask any questions you have.