Festive fun at Montacute House this Christmas
Christmas is always special at Montacute House. This year to get you in the festive mood, the house and grounds will be decorated with natural garlands and flowers grown in our garden. For family fun join in the search specially designed reindeer hidden around the property.
Christmas reindeer round-up
Hidden around the house and garden discover nine specially designed reindeer – you’ll spot each unique, larger-than-life character as you’ve never seen them before. Have a boogie with Dancer and fall in love with Cupid. Running daily from 25 November to 1 January (excluding Christmas Eve and Christmas Day).
The ground floor of the house will look beautifully festive. You'll find trees twinkling with lights, tables ready for glorious Christmas feasts, and the cutest mini reindeer trail to keep both children and adults engaged.
Food and drink
Stop by the Courtyard cafe for a selection of festive light bites, sweet treats and hot and cold drinks.
Christmas shopping at Montacute House
Looking for a Christmas present for a friend or loved one? Pop in to the National Trust shop at Montacute House to browse the selection of homeware, food, drinks, books and toys, and pick up a festive gift or a tasty treat for someone special.
Barrington Court artisan workshops, shop and Beagles cafe
Barrington is a short drive from Montacute House and offers a wonderful array of unique locally made gifts and presents. Beagles is our dog friendly cafe offering an opportunity to revive, have a catch up with friends and enjoy a festive tasty treat. There is a grab and go takeaway service for those on the go.
Explore the garden of Montacute House throughout the seasons. See the yew trees, affectionately known as ‘wibbly wobbly’ hedges, or take a few moments of tranquillity in the Orangery.
Walk the estate at Montacute House and discover nature, views and landmarks to enjoy throughout the season. Bring along your dog and enjoy wide-open spaces.
If you’re looking for things to do together this autumn, why not head over to Montacute House? There is plenty to keep the whole family happy.
Explore the ground floor of the house at Montacute in Somerset, home of the rare Tournai Tapestry.