Evening Tours, Champagne & Carols. NEW DATE: Wed, 18th December.


The Earl and Countess of Carnarvon

Welcome you to a festive evening of

Evening Tours, Champagne & Carols

New date just released...
Wednesday, 18th Dec 2019
5:30pm to 8:00pm
Suits/Cocktail Dress
Tickets £120 each


Enjoy Champagne and Canapés throughout this festive evening as you tour the decorated Castle State Rooms, climb the Oak Staircase, explore the bedrooms and discover our Egyptian Exhibition in the cellars.

Our Christmas traditions owe so much to the Victorian era, from the decorations to carols, Father Christmas, the cards we send and presents we give to family and friends. The Earl and Countess of Carnarvon are delighted to welcome you to Highclere or "Downton Abbey" as you may well call it, to enjoy the spirit of Christmas.


Join us on a winters' Christmas evening, seeing the floodlit Castle as you enter the Park, making your way past the trees lighting the drive, before escaping the wintery weather as you are welcomed into Saloon with the log fires burning. A Christmas garland winds its way down the bannisters of the Oak Staircase and, of course, we will have our Victorian decorated tree taking pride of place. It really is a beautiful setting for a magical evening.


At the end of the evening there will be carol singers on the Oak Staircase, so sing with us around the Christmas tree as we gather festive spirit and mark the beginning of the Christmas. There will even be a chance to shop in our Gift Shop as you stock up for last minute Christmas presents! For more information on this event, please contact Stephanie Rodrigues on 01635 253 210 or email srodrigues@highclerecastle.co.uk  To purchase tickets for these special openings, please see the date and time selection calendar below.


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