An audience with Father Christmas

Father Christmas surrounded by festive decorations in the stables at Trelissick, Cornwall

Father Christmas will be returning to Trelissick for more festive tales this December. Join him in the stables for an exciting performance and a small gift for each child at the end.

Plan your visit to meet Father Christmas at Trelissick

With a delightful new story to entertain the children with, Father Christmas makes himself comfortable in the stables at Trelissick once again. 

This is a very popular event so booking is essential. Please also note that because the event takes place within the tariff area of the property standard admission fees apply.

For members of the National Trust this means entrance is free. Those who are not members will pay the admission fee or alternatively they can become members themselves for free entry to all National Trust properties. Ask a member of staff for more details on joining. 

Children listening to Father Christmas

Father Christmas at Trelissick

Book your tickets to see Father Christmas at Trelissick and find out more about the event.

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Trelissick lights up for Christmas

Storytelling in the stables

Join us between Christmas and New Year as Father Christmas takes a well earned rest while two of his elves will be at Trelissick telling their story of the 12 days of Christmas. Can you help them remember the song?

Discover more festive fun

Once the festive tales are over there is so much more to experience at Trelissick. The house comes alive with red and gold and from dusk the garden becomes an illuminated wonderland.