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Gardens are fully open for walks, and includes; the Aviary, Wine Cellars, Winter Wonderland Scene at the Coach House, where children can write letters to Father Christmas, Children's Woodland Playground, Gift and Wine Shops, Restaurants and Cafés. As a bonus your Gardens admission will include the 'Winter Light at Waddesdon: Bruce Munro' lights sculpture trail.
There will also be events throughout the season, including: our Christmas Food Market, the Siberian Husky Welfare Association, and Choirs singing Christmas carols.

Winter Light at Waddesdon: Bruce Munro
Bruce Munro is one of the most exciting artist in the rapidly evolving field of light sculpture and there will be an exhibition of six large-scale light based installations that will be situated around our Gardens. The trail should take about 30 minutes to walk.

Waddesdon Plant Centre
The Plant Centre will be open, where you can buy beautiful Christmas plants as gifts, real pine Christmas trees, and gifts in the shop, The Glasshouse Café will be open for teas, coffees and cakes, and light meals.


East & Bachelors' Wing
The East and Bachelors' Wing in the House will be open and decorated for Christmas with a Viennese atmosphere, and you can complete our Christmas Trail as you walk through the decorated rooms. The trail will normally take about 30 minutes.

Gift and Wine Shop
The Manor Gift and Wine Shop, and Stables Toy Shop, are full of great gift ideas for all the family.

Manor Restaurant
The Manor Restaurant will be open for teas, coffees and breakfast in the morning, and Christmas lunches and Austrian afternoon teas. Booking is essential to guarantee a table. The Stables Café and Glasshouse Café will be open for teas, coffee, cakes and light meals, where you can turn up on the day.

Families and Children
We have so many things for families and children this year. From Christmas Trees lit in the Gardens, following the trail through the Christmas decorations in the East and Bachelors' Wing, the Children's Woodland Playground, the winter wonderland scene in the Coach House where they can write letters to Father Christmas, the children's toy shop, and the Winter Light at Waddesdon: Bruce Munro light sculpture trail.

Enter your completed Christmas Trail here

Three easy steps to plan your visit
1. Go to our website to check opening dates and times
2. Buy tickets online at https://www.waddesdonmanor.org/
3. Ring us on 01296 653226