Drop-in Father Christmas at Hever Castle

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How to see Father Christmas at Hever Castle 

With pre-booked Father Christmas tickets all sold out, there’s still an opportunity to meet Father Christmas at Hever Castle. On select dates during Traditional Christmas Tales event, there will be a Drop-in Father Christmas at Hever Castle. Tickets cost £8.00 and can only be purchased on the day at the Information Centre or Courtyard Shop on a first come first served basis.

There will also be a Drop-in Father Christmas at Twilight Christmas. Please note Twilight Christmas has sold out and there will be no tickets available at the gate. Only visitors with pre-booked tickets to Twilight Christmas will be able to go to Drop-in Father Christmas. 

Drop in Father Christmas

Traditional Christmas Tales: 8, 9, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22 and 23 December (between 11:00 – 16:00)

Children who have not booked to visit Father Christmas in his Grotto may get the chance to meet him in the Toy Workshop. Kids will have the opportunity to visit him on a first come first served basis and will receive a Christmas gift suitable for under 5s or over 5s. Tickets cost £8.00 and can only be purchased on the day at the Information Centre or Courtyard Shop.

Please note: due to the size of the workshop, a maximum of two adults will be admitted per group.

Twilight Christmas: 1, 8, 14, 20 and 21 December – evenings (between 18:30 – 20:45)

Children who have not booked to visit Father Christmas in his Grotto may get the chance to meet him in his Toy Workshop. Tickets cost £8.00 and can only be purchased at the Information Centre or Courtyard Shop on the evening of your visit. Tickets are available on a first come first served basis. 

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