Christmas at Beamish

Sat 14th Nov - Thu 24th Dec

Be enchanted by Christmas at Beamish. Discover the amazing sights, sounds and delicious tastes of truly traditional festive celebrations.

Every weekend from 14th November – 20th December 2015, plus 21st, 22nd, 23rd & 24th December.

Christmas Weekends

Step back into Christmas past and join the celebrations as you explore 1820s Pockerley Old Hall, the 1900s Town and Pit Village and 1940s Farm.

Visit Father Christmas in his magical Grotto** and meet his wonderful reindeer. Glide on our real ice rink ** (open late November), savour mouth-watering festive food, enjoy a steam train ride and browse the traditional stalls to find those perfect gifts.

** Small extra charge applies.

Father Christmas’ Grotto £4 per child (1-16 years), includes gift.

Christmas Weekdays

HALF PRICE ADMISSION – every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday*

Enjoy half price weekday admission, as you discover the festive delights of an Edwardian Christmas.

Explore the delightfully decorated 1900s Town and Pit Village; visit Father Christmas in his magical Grotto**, meet his reindeer and indulge in delicious festive food.

* Half price weekday admission is valid on day tickets only for adults, seniors/students and children. Excludes 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 26th December 2015.

** Small extra charge applies.

Frost Fair

Weekends & school holidays from 14th November to 24th December

Come and explore our magnificent Frost Fair – new for 2015! As part of the enchanting Christmas celebrations at Beamish, enjoy all the festive fun of our traditional Frost Fair.

Glide on the real ice rink (open late November), browse the stalls for that perfect Christmas gift, ride on the steam Gallopers and shuggy boats, and indulge in some delicious seasonal food and drink.

Small extra charge applies for ice skating, steam Gallopers and shuggy boats.