Christmas Evenings at Beamish

7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st and 22nd December, 4.30pm - 9.30pm

Beamish will open its doors from 4.30pm – 9.30pm on Thursday 7th, Friday 8th, Thursday 14th, Friday 15th, Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd December for a special festive evening in the Edwardian Town and Pit Village and the chance to experience Georgian twelfth night celebrations at Pockerley Old Hall.

Take a turn on the ice rink*, visit Father Christmas in his fireside grotto and meet his magical reindeer. Indulge yourself with roasted chestnuts, mulled wine and entertainment from the times.

Tickets cost – Adult £14, Child (2-16 years) £9, Grotto entry (0-16 years) £5.

Grotto tickets (0-16 years) are for admission to the Grotto only. A separate Evening entry ticket must also be purchased for visitors aged 2 years +.

  • To purchase tickets for Thursday, 7th December click here. Grotto tickets sold out for this date.
  • To purchase tickets for Friday, 8th December click here. Grotto tickets sold out for this date.
  • To purchase tickets for Thursday, 14th December click here. Grotto tickets sold out for this date.
  • To purchase tickets for Friday, 15th December SOLD OUT
  • To purchase tickets for Thursday, 21st December click here. Grotto tickets sold out for this date.
  • To purchase tickets for Friday, 22nd December SOLD OUT

Grotto tickets will be sold as timed slots; 4.30pm – 5pm, 5pm – 5.45pm, 5.45pm – 6.30pm, 6.30pm – 7.15pm, 7.15pm – 8pm, 8pm – 8.45pm, 8.45pm – 9.30pm.

Free parking is available in the main car park. No dogs are allowed, except for assistance dogs.

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Visitors are also advised to bring a torch and wear sturdy footwear.

For phone enquiries, please contact 0191 370 4306 (Mon – Fri, 9am – 4pm).

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Beamish Unlimited Passes are not valid for evening events. Christmas Evening tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for an alternative date or event.

*Small charge applies