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25th November 2023 - 7th January 2024

Christmas at the Castle

Start a new tradition this year at Christmas at the Castle
  • 25th November 2023 - 7th January 2024
  • Suitable for all the family
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Christmas at the castle

Start a new tradition this year at Warwick Castle this Christmas as you enjoy a truly magical Stories with Santa, glide, spin and twirl upon our open-air ice rink and discover our brand-new dazzling light trail for 2023. You’ll also be enchanted by twinkling trees, dazzling decorations and festive flourishes at every turn and the delightful winter food & drink village. With all of this and more set across 64-acres of stunning grounds, you’re sure to feel the magic of Christmas at Warwick Castle.

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Santa Sleepover (5)
Limited Availability

Magical Christmas Short Breaks

Make memories that will last a lifetime with a Santa Sleepover at Warwick Castle.  

As part of your unforgettable overnight stay within the castle grounds, you’ll be delighted by festive evening entertainment with Santa and his elves, plus your very own elf wake-up call on the morning of your departure, where Santa’s cheerful elves will bring a special present for your little ones to enjoy!

Please note, due to popular demand many Santa Sleepover Short Breaks have now sold out. There is just limited availability left on the below dates:

December 5th, 6th

Don’t miss out on the magic this Christmas!

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Visit during the day

  • Buy in advance & save
  • Pre-book online to guarantee entry
  • Upgrade your daytime castle entry to include ice skating or evening light trail

Stories with Santa

  • Access the Castle and grounds between 10 am and 4pm
  • Includes Stories with Santa
  • Pre-book online to guarantee entry
  • Upgrade your daytime castle entry to include ice skating or evening light trail

After dark trail

  • An illuminated magical light trail through the castle grounds and gardens
  • Access to the light trail route
  • 45-minute light trail experience
  • Feast on festive food from the Christmas market stalls

Open-air ice rink

  • Access to the ice rink on the east front
  • 45-minutes ice skating slot
  • Glide around our ice rink within the castle grounds

Calling all Annual Passholders!

Tickets for Christmas at the Castle are now live for you to book - don't forget to pre-book your free passholder reservation for entry. We can’t wait to welcome you to this wonderfully festive event!

Christmas Parties Credit Dave Perry

Christmas Parties

Celebrate Christmas with a party that will go down in history! Enjoy a festive banquet with colleagues or join other party-goers at a shared party night.
Get in touch with our Events Team for your bespoke quote.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Light Trail Accessibility Booking Process

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1 Check-in & Check-out
2 Guest
years old
Buy Tickets Only