Step into Christmas
Part of the Winter Programme. A special season of events across the Shakespeare Family Homes
Meet Father Christmas
Father Christmas returns to Hall's Croft
Calligraphy for Christmas
A Shakespearian Christmas with Traditional Minced Meat Pies!
For this year's Christmas, Nic Fulcher endeavours to make mince pies as Lady Elinor Fettiplace would have done in the 16th century!
A dazzling, immersive winter experience at Shakespeare’s New Place, Stratford-upon-Avon
Step into Christmas, Full Programme
Join us for a special season of events across Shakespeare's family homes
A-wassailing We Did Go!
Mary Arden's Farm may be closed for the winter but we still like to keep Tudor traditions alive.
Music & Tudor Mince Pies
Visit Shakespeare's birthplace and taste our festive Tudor tipple
Christmas Cake - but NOT for Christmas!
In the 16th century, the end of the twelve days of Christmas (aptly named the Twelfth Night) was often a greater celebration than that of Christmas Day itself. Discover a recipe for the popular Twelfth Night cake used 400 years ago.