Christmas at Beamish

Every day, 10am to 4pm from 16th November to 24th December.

Be Enchanted By Christmas at Beamish

Discover the amazing seasonal sights, sounds, smells and delicious tastes of Christmas past. Experience the magic of a traditional Christmas as you join in the celebrations at 1820s Pockerley Old Hall, 1900s Town, 1900s Pit Village and 1940s Farm. Visit Father Christmas and his magnificent reindeer and enjoy our Winter Fun Fair.

As with all daytime events, you can use your Unlimited Passes to enjoy Christmas at Beamish.

Father Christmas’ Grotto

Meet Father Christmas in his cosy Grotto and say hello to his friendly reindeer at Pockerley Waggonway. £6 per child includes a small, traditional gift. Grotto tickets can be purchased at the Entrance on the day of your visit, on a first come, first served basis.

Beamish Bazaar

Find some charming and quirky gifts at our outdoor bazaar in The 1900s Town park, take home some traditional trinkets, pretty presents and local festive food.

Winter Fun Fair

  • Ice Rink
    Take to the ice on our real ice rink to perfect your skating skills!
    Adult £5, child £4 for a 20 minute session. Tickets available from the Winter Fun Fair on the day.
    Skates available from child size 8. Special offer – for every paying adult skater, one child skates free of charge.
  • Fairground
    Have a go on the ride or try your hand at the sideshows. Fairground ride £1.50, sideshows 50p.

As with all daytime events, you can use your Unlimited Pass or Friends of Beamish membership to enjoy this special event (small extra charges apply, detailed above).

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Beamish reserves the right to alter or change this programme at any point.