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Deck the Hall

12, 13, 20 & 21 December 2022

Bookable time slots available from 4pm – 6:30pm. You can spend as long as as you like soaking up the festive atmosphere. The house closes at 8pm.

£9 adult, £5 child (5 – 16 year old),  under 5’s free (complimentary glass of mulled wine or juice included). Advance booking essential

Get into the festive mood with our twilight openings for a special view of the house after dark as all the lights shimmer and sparkle. Enjoy the beautiful historic surroundings and yuletide cheer as Hall Place is decked with boughs of holly, garlands, colourful decorations, and trees as tall as the ceilings. Listen to traditional Christmas music as you explore. This year’s theme is The Nutcracker, with displays incorporated amongst the room decorations for you to discover as part of our trail. Also there will be a family self-led craft available to create, and write a letter to Father Christmas (children will need adult support). You can explore our museum galleries and discover hidden stories about Hall Place and see items from the Bexley Museum Collection.

End your visit with a free glass of mulled wine or soft drink around the Christmas Tree on the lawn.

Bring along your family for some feelgood festive cheer and make some new memories soaking up the atmosphere of Hall Place this Christmas.  Experience the house at its twinkling best.

LocationLocated in the historic house and outside on the East lawn. Access through the large green gates to the house from the car park, to the right of the Miller & Carter restaurant.

Who would like this: Anyone who loves Christmas and getting in the festive spirit. Special opportunity to see the historic house after dark, decorated for Christmas and twinkling lights abound. Suitable for adults, as well as families. All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. A Christmas Quest trail and family craft is available inside the house for children (children will need adult support).

What to bring: There will be some elements of the event outside on hard standing and grass, so please bring a coat, umbrella and suitable shoes. We may ask you to wear a face mask inside the historic house, so please bring one with you.

Covid safe info:  Please remember to follow all current government advice regarding hands, face, space. We may ask everyone to wear a mask when inside the historic house. Hand sanitiser will be available. These measures will help keep everyone safe and healthy. Refreshments will take place on the East lawn outside the historic house. Please note this event could be adapted/ cancelled at short notice if government advice changes. Please read our Events Terms & Conditions

Accessibility & Facilities: Please arrive 5 minutes before the start of your time slot. Time slots are every 30 minutes, the house closes at 8pm. Refreshments will be available at the end of your twilight visit on the East lawn (this may be changed if government advice changes). Toilets are available in the historic house. Please note there is lift access to the first floor.  Please follow this link for information on mobility access  https://www.hallplace.org.uk/accessibility/

Contact: For full information, please visit www.hallplace.org.uk


Ticket Information:

  • To book tickets click the button below, or you can purchase in person at our Shop in our Visitor Centre.

  • All tickets should be booked in advance, unless otherwise stated.

  • For all activities and events children must be accompanied by adults.

  • If you need special assistance please let us know when booking.

  • Hall Place does not offer refunds on ticket sales. We operate a policy of unallocated seating for our events. Please see our events terms and conditions