Groups & Learning

Christmas and Winter Light for Groups

Christmas is always a special time of year at Waddesdon and the perfect place to bring your group. Join us this year for magical lights and gardens aglow as we celebrate with an enchanting outdoor extravaganza that will brighten the end of your year.

Spend a festive day out soaking up the sights and sounds at the Christmas Fair, wander through our Winter Light trail and make it even more special with a Christmas lunch at the Five Arrows Hotel.

Group admission & prices

To get the group visit rate, your group needs to be 15 or more people, paid in total 14 days before your visit. There is a Christmas event supplement for all guests including National Trust members.

Off-peak group prices
13-26 Nov, 1-3 and 8-10 Dec

Adult ticket £15.00
Child ticket £7.50
National Trust adult £5
National Trust child £2.50

Peak group prices
27-28 Nov, 4-5 Dec and 11 Dec-23 Dec

Adult ticket £17.50
Child ticket £8.75
National Trust adult £7.50
National Trust child £3.75

Booking a group visit

Our group bookings are managed by See Tickets. To enquire about booking or if you have any queries, please contact See Tickets directly.

Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0844 412 4650 (Calls cost 7p per minute)

Umissable Christmas highlights

Christmas food & shopping

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Christmas lunch at the Five Arrows

Enjoy a delicious two-course Christmas lunch in the Old Coach House at the Five Arrows Hotel. £25 per person. Must be booked in advance.

See sample menu >


Manor Shop

Make sure to pay a visit to the Manor Shop. Festively decorated and stocked full of great wines and gifts for Christmas and New Year celebrations.

Winter Light, 6-23 January

Bring a group to Winter Light at Waddesdon and begin 2022 with sparkle and bright lights. Our Winter Light programme extends into the new year so visitors can enjoy the gardens awash with colour and dazzling light displays. Groups can spend a magical day at Waddesdon discovering a light art trail, sequenced projections on the Manor’s façade and woodland lantern and star trail. For an extra special visit, enjoy a winter lunch at the Five Arrows Hotel.

See further details and prices >

Flame Valley on the Winter Light trail at Waddesdon

We’re delighted to have won ‘Best Christmas Experience’ at the Group Leisure & Travel Awards 2020.