Christmas 2024 at The Alnwick Garden and Lilidorei

Make memories to last a lifetime this Christmas at The Alnwick Garden and Lilidorei. Enjoy the magical lights of our annual Winter Light trail, which is bigger and better than ever, then take a wander around the enchanting lights of Lilidorei. Experince both Winter Lights for the price of one.

Visit Father Christmas in his grotto with a visit to Lilidorei and play on the largest play structure in the world or indulge in a delicious festive afternoon tea and grab some special gifts for your loved ones from our Gift Shop

Christmas FAQ’s

  • What tickets do I need?

    If you are wondering what tickets you need, then this is a simple guide!

    Father Christmas visits are from Wednesday 20th November – 24th December 2024.

    Includes private visit to Father Christmas and exclusive gift.


    If you are accompanying a child to see Father Christmas at Lilidorei, you need to have a valid form of admission, which can be one of the following:

    •     A ticket valid on the day of entry

    •     A Lilidorei Membership

    •     A Combo Membership for The Garden and Lilidorei

    •     A Lilidorei Off-Peak Annual Pass*


    For nighttime visits, a Light Trail ticket is required.


    *Please note: The Lilidorei Off-Peak Annual Pass does not grant access to Lilidorei during Northumberland School Holidays.

    Please note: Friends of The Alnwick Garden memberships alone do not grant access to Lilidorei during the day.

    Important: No memberships are valid for evening visits. For night visits, all guests must have a Light Trail ticket for the date of their visit.


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    You can find our full FAQ’s by visiting this link