Learn how people used to celebrate Christmas

7th – 8th December 11am – 4pm

Traditional Christmas eventA special Christmas event

At this special Christmas event find out about how Christmas was celebrated in the past. See a selection of the Museum’s buildings decorated for Christmas as they would have been during the time period that they represent.

The Victorian toll house will be decked with holly and ivy gathered from the woods and illuminated by candles and firelight, creating a warm, cosy festive flair that you would have encountered during Victorian times. Learn about war Christmas’ and how people made them sustainable in our 1940s prefab and Nissen huts.

Standard admission prices apply. Free standard admission for annual pass holders.