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Christmas 2024 at Killerton

Visitors looking at Christmas decorations at Killerton
Make family memories at Killerton | © Steve Haywood

Killerton will be immersed in festive cheer, with fairy lights and garlands filling the house and stable block. Festive family fun will be on offer in the outdoor trail, taking you through the gardens and Chapel grounds.

A feel-good Christmas

Get into the festive spirit while wandering through Killerton house this winter. The ground floor will be traditionally dressed with garlands, trees, decorative fireplaces and fairy lights to give that feel-good glow of Christmas.

Festive fun in the garden and parkland

Join us for family fun and take part in the outdoor Children’s trail, with activities for all ages leading you through the gardens, parkland and Chapel grounds. The outdoor trail is free to all visitors, normal admissions apply.

Community Christmas trees

Marvel at the talented community groups that have lovingly decorated 12 Christmas trees. The trees will be displayed from 30 November.

Christmas food and drink in the shop
Christmas food and drink in the shop | © Annapurna Mellor

Festive food and drink

Think seasonal flavoured hot chocolate and tasty treats. Why not take a mince pie on a walk around the gardens? Or treat yourself to a Christmas lunch after soaking in the festive atmosphere of the house. The Stables Coffee Shop and Killerton Kitchen Cafe will have a delicious winter menu launching later this year.

Christmas shopping at Killerton

Whether you're looking for unique Christmas gifts for loved ones, picking up a little treat for yourself, or decorating your home for the festive season, you'll be spoiled for choice in the shop at Killerton. Leave the busy high street behind and browse at your own pace this Christmas.

Visitors exploring the Christmas decorations inside the house at Killerton, Devon

Get into the festive spirit

From wreath-making workshops and carol concerts to winter illuminations, find Christmas days out near you.

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Things to do in Killerton House 

Step inside and explore the country house residence of Sir Francis Acland, 14th Baronet, home of the Acland family from the late 17th century. The house is open daily.

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Eating and shopping at Killerton 

Stop by the Stables Coffee Shop for some refreshments, before browsing for gifts and souvenirs in the National Trust shop or second-hand bookshop.

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Things to do in the garden at Killerton 

Discover what to see and do in Killerton's diverse garden. There’s plenty of space for walks and adventure at this country estate near Exeter.

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Visiting Killerton with your dog 

Killerton is a two pawprint rated place. With miles of paths and tracks to explore, dogs love walkies at Killerton. Find out the best dog-friendly walking routes and where they can run off the lead.