Wednesday 8 July 2020

Christmas at Blenheim Palace

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A sensational celebration of Christmas is coming to Blenheim Palace in 2019 – spanning the magical Alice in the Palace, the stunning Illuminated Trail through the gardens and a Christmas market too.

Undoubtedly one of the most magical Christmas celebrations in the Cotswolds, and well worth a winter’s journey, don’t miss Christmas at Blenheim Palace in 2019.

Launching on Friday 22 November 2019, the historic attraction in Woodstock, just over the Oxfordshire border, will feature Alice in the Palace, a magical Illuminated Trail, and Christmas market too.

See SoGlos’s First look inside Christmas at Blenheim Palace.

For more information and to book tickets, visit seetickets.com/christmasatblenheim.


Alice in the Palace at Blenheim Palace 2019

The magical world of Alice in Wonderland combines with a stunning celebration of Christmas at Blenheim Palace in a new feature for 2019.

Visitors can step between the pages of a larger-than-life storybook into Alice’s amazing topsy-turvy world: with the chance to wander down the rabbit-hole corridor and through the Hall of Mirrors.

Some of the curiouser and curiouser characters you can meet include the White Rabbit and grinning Cheshire Cat. And there’s the chance to explore the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party and rummage through a dressing up box too.

Alice is in the Palace is open from 10am to 7pm, Friday 22 November 2019 to Sunday 5 January 2020 – not including Christmas Day.

Tickets booked in advance for Alice in the Palace cost £27 for adults, £16 for children aged 5 to 16, under 5s are free of charge, while family tickets for two adults and two children cost £67.50.


The Illuminated Trail at Blenheim Palace 2019


Always an exceptionally popular Christmas draw, Blenheim Palace’s Illuminated Trail will be welcoming families from across the Cotswolds once again – with some all-new installations for 2019.

The one-mile glittering path winds its way through the Blenheim Palace’s world-famous parkland in a magical after dark experience – with an aerial light show filling the sky, and illuminated waterfalls, vines and sprawling trees to enjoy.

The towering tunnel of light will once again twinkle with over 100,000 pea-lights for those magical Insta-worthy photos, with a stunning water terrace finale. Plus, look out for Father Christmas and his elves too.

Blenheim Palace’s illuminated trail is open from 4.20 to 8pm, Friday 22 November to Sunday 24 November 2019; Thursday 28 November to Sunday 1 December 2019; Wednesday 4 December to Tuesday 24 December 2019; Thursday 26 December 2019 to Wednesday 1 January 2020.

Tickets booked in advance for the Illuminated Trail cost from £18 for adults, £12.50 for children aged 5 to 16, under 5s are free of charge, while family tickets for two adults and two children cost from £58.


The Christmas market at Blenheim Palace 2019

Adding to a magical winter trip to Blenheim, sip spiced cider, mulled wine and hot chocolate, buy a mince pie, and gather around the fire-pit and toast marshmallows in the Christmas Market.

For added festive fun, take a ride on Victorian carousel, helter-skelter and other family rides, and stock up on stocking fillers too.

Blenheim Palace’s Christmas market is from Friday 22 November to Sunday 15 December 2019, and is free of charge to visit.


For more information and to book tickets, visit seetickets.com/christmasatblenheim.

Event:
Christmas 2019
Venue
Blenheim Palace
Dates:
Friday 22 November to Tuesday 24 December 2019; Thursday 26 December 2019 to Sunday 5 January 2020
Times:
Alice in the Palace is open from 10am, the Illuminated Trail is open from 4.20pm. See above for more details.
Admission:
Ticket prices vary. See above for more details. Combination tickets for Alice in the Palace and the Illuminated Trail are also available. Please note, parking costs £10 per car and must be pre-booked.
Telephone:
Telephone number not available

© SoGlos
Friday 15 November 2019

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