Tour Guide:Champagne Candlelight & Creators of Christmas at Holkham Hall

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Tour Guide, Sat 11 Dec 2021

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Champagne Candlelight & Creators of Christmas

Champagne Candlelight & Creators of Christmas

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Details

Holkham is delighted to be opening its doors for a unique chance to meet some of the personalities and talent behind Christmas at Holkham. Lady Leicester and her team, plus the artists and makers who turn these visions into reality, will be on hand to help you discover how we decorate this magical space.

Amongst others, Natalie Boon, Wildfolk Florist, will be explaining how she created her ethereal Old Kitchen installation alongside Libby, from The Way of Tea, who will provide an insight into the ancient art of dying using plants, leaves and flowers.

Emma Thorburn of Buns of Fun will bring a touch of humour to the South Dining room with this year’s gingerbread creation and the talented team from local florist group Fakenham Flower Club will be on hand to share details of their involvement.

Be entertained by splendid pianists while you enjoy a glass of Champagne in the Marble Hall on arrival before exploring the rooms, dressed for Christmas, at your own pace. Room stewards will also be present in each space to answer questions and explain more about the rooms and decorations.

The Details

Doors open at 6pm, brief introduction at 6.30pm. Events finish at 8pm. Tickets include a glass of Champagne and parking. Our gift shop will be open before the event only, so you can shop for that perfect Christmas present, or some of our wonderful decorations to take home.

Please check Courtyard Café and Gift Shop opening times here.

Let’s Protect Each Other

Full risk assessments will be carried out as part of our Good to Go industry standard. For the latest update on our approach to COVID-19 guidance, please read our useful information page.

Cancellation Policy

If you book tickets and government restrictions mean that you are unable to visit, or we need to cancel the event, you will receive a full refund of the ticket price. Otherwise, please see our cancellation policy.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitalityHelicopter landing

Level access to shop, café, walled garden, Holkham Stories Experience and hall's ground floor. A stair climbing machine gives access to the hall's first floor for most manually operated wheelchairs. Full access information is available on our website.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 11 Dec 2021 18:00 to 20:00

Prices

£45, including a glass of Champagne

Directions

See location of Holkham Hall on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 884428  Lat: 52.94948 Long: 0.80283

Holkham is two miles west of Wells-next-the-Sea on the main coast road, within easy reach of Norwich, King's Lynn, London and Cambridge.

Use NR23 1RH in your satnav.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 28 miles from King's Lynn station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Helicopter landingHelicopter landing

Level access to shop, café, walled garden, Holkham Stories Experience and hall's ground floor. A stair climbing machine gives access to the hall's first floor for most manually operated wheelchairs. Full access information is available on our website.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
    • YesGravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesRamp