Winter Light at Waddesdon

Follow Waddesdon's Winter Light trail around the Pleasure Grounds, catch a light projection show, and see beautifully festive Christmas trees. Sat 14 Nov - Sun 3 Jan 2021, Wed-Sun, 12noon-7pm.

The gardens will once again be dressed for Christmas, accented with Christmas trees and festive lighting.

There will be a huge array of displays and activities to get you into the festive spirit throughout the day and from dusk our Winter Light programme will be particularly dazzling.

See the Manor awash with light and colour
Outdoor Christmas light at Waddesdon Manor in Buckinghamshire
See the Manor awash with light and colour

Manor Illuminations

From dusk-7pm, Wed-Sun, 14 Nov - 3 Jan 2021

Watch as the Manor's facade is brought to life as coloured light splays across the architecture highlighting Waddesdon's distinctive decorative features. 

Wander through our playful light trail around the Aviary gardens this Christmas
Aviary tunnel of light at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire
Wander through our playful light trail around the Aviary gardens this Christmas

Winter Light trail

From dusk-7pm, Wed-Sun, 14 Nov - 3 Jan 2021

The whole family will enjoy following our illuminated light trail around the Pleasure Grounds. See the trees and bushes lit up with a rainbow of colours and different installations throughout the walk.

Step inside the Coach House gallery this Christmas
Christmas at Waddesdon, a National Trust property in Buckinghamshire
Step inside the Coach House gallery this Christmas

Light in motion

12noon-7pm, Wed-Sun, 14 Nov - 3 Jan 2021

Arrive at the Stables and walk through the Coach House where you’ll see an amazing light installation set to a soundscape.
 

Giant baubles

12noon-7pm, Wed-Sun, 14 Nov - 3 Jan 2021

In the Stables courtyard you'll find two giant sparkling LED baubles. Walk through and around them - it's the perfect festive photo opportunity!

Illuminated Woodland Trail

From dusk-7pm, Wed-Sun, 14 Nov - 3 Jan 2021

Follow an illuminated trail down our woodland walk, featuring Christmas-themed lightbox artwork and decorated lanterns created by local schools.

Lafite, a contemporary sculpture by artist Joana Vasconcelos
Contemporary sculpture 'Lafite' by artist Joana Vasconcelos at Waddesdon Manor
Lafite, a contemporary sculpture by artist Joana Vasconcelos

Lafite by Joana Vasconcelos

From dusk-7pm, Wed-Sun, 14 Nov - 3 Jan 2021

See this pair of giant candlesticks made of Chateau Lafite Rothschild wine bottles illuminated.

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Kids running at Christmas at Waddesdon Manor

Get the family together this Christmas at Waddesdon 

Create treasured memories by attending a family event or just soak up the magic of Christmas at Waddesdon in Buckinghamshire.