Christmas in Suffolk
Christmas isn't far away, which means it's time to get into the festive spirit. Book your tickets to Ickworth's winter illuminations, or join us here for an exciting new Christmas experience for 2023. There will also be Christmas crafts, Yuletide celebrations and more.
Join the festivities at Ickworth Estate and step back in time for a Georgian inspired Christmas celebration. The Rotunda is the setting for Stage Splendour, with theatrical staging throughout. From a snow-covered forest of trees, an opulent dinner party and comedy party scene, experience Ickworth house like never before. Head to the West Wing Gallery for children’s Christmas Crafts or go in search for woodland animals on the outdoor family trail. Visit the café for a tasty Christmas treat or pick up the perfect gift in the shop.
Join us 10 - 26 November for an evening wander around Ickworth’s gardens as they are transformed by colour and light. Tickets now on sale!
Discover what the festive period meant to the Anglo-Saxons living 1500 year ago and find out where our traditions came from with Yuletide celebration at Sutton Hoo.
Enjoy the magical Christmas lights and spectacular tree in the market square, follow a festive family trail in the Guildhall and indulge in some seasonal specials in the tea-room.
Enjoy a Christmas with a difference at Dunwich Heath and Beach, where you can get back to nature and explore a very special habitat on the Suffolk coast.
We'll be celebrating the festive season at Flatford this year with decorations, winter treats and Christmas crafts. Enjoy a winter walk in the Suffolk countryside with your loved ones, or join one of our Christmas events. There's also a seasonal menu in our cosy tea-room and a chance to pick up the perfect stocking filler from the shop.
Searching for the perfect Christmas presents for friends and family? Take a look at our 2023 Christmas gift guide for a selection of thoughtful and sustainable gifts that also help to take care of nature, beauty and history. Order your gifts from our online shop by 18 December to make sure everything arrives in time for Christmas.
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