Christmas at Helmingham with Illuminated Garden Trail

December 1, 2018 10:00 am - December 9, 2018 8:00 pm

Join us for the first time ever as Helmingham Hall Gardens opens in the winter for Christmas at Helmingham with Illuminated Garden Trail.

The celebrations begin with a two day Christmas Market on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December including many unique stalls, traditional refreshments, festive entertainment, real reindeer, unicorn carriage rides running throughout both days and Father Christmas will be making a special appearance. Christmas Market (FREE ENTRY) – Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd December 10:00am – 8:00pm with the Illuminated Garden Trail (TICKETS ONLY) from 4:00pm – 8:00pm (last entry 7:00pm). TICKETS FOR ILLUMINATED GARDEN TRAIL ON SATURDAY 1ST DECEMBER & SUNDAY 2ND DECEMBER SOLD OUT.

Visiting Father Christmas: On Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd December children will be able to visit Father Christmas in his very own magical grotto to share their wish list with him. Of course it goes without saying that Father Christmas will have an early Christmas present for every child. Tickets will be available to book from Monday 29th October by calling 01473 890799. Tickets are £6.00 per child (max 2 accompanying adults per child.)

This will be followed by our magical Illuminated Garden Trail, for one week only, see the gardens as never before with thousands of lights transforming the gardens into an enchanted winter wonderland. Illuminated Garden Trail (TICKETS ONLY) – 5th – 9th December, 4:00pm – 8:00pm (last entry 7:00pm)

The Coach House Tearooms will be serving a range of hot and cold festive treats as well as offering a very special Festive Vintage Afternoon Tea – call Jacqueline on 07514 687505 for more details!

Discounted entry price for advance tickets – book online now: Adults: £10.00, Children (age 5 – 15, under 5’s free): £5.00 and Family Ticket: £25.00. Tickets are for Illuminated Garden Trail. Please note we do not accept discount vouchers or HHA membership cards for this event.

Entry is FREE into the Christmas Market on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd December. 

All well behaved dogs on leads are welcome.

On the gate price:

Adults: £12.00

Children (age 5 – 15, under 5’s free): £6.00

Family ticket (2 adults & 2 children): £30.00

We are also looking for volunteers to help us guide our guests during the Illuminated Trail….for further details please contact