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Christmas lights and hot chocolate delights

Discover the UK's tallest living Christmas tree and treat your children to hot chocolate in the Stables restaurant. 18 December to 5 January, Monday to Friday only (closed 24 and 25 December).

Event details

Monday 18 December to Friday 5 January, 2.30pm to 4.30pm (Monday to Friday only) (closed 24 and 25 December)



Treat your child to a hot chocolate and festive cookie for £2. 
Normal garden admission prices apply.

About the event

Christmas tree lights

Come and see the UK’s tallest living Christmas tree, which will be adorned with 1,800 white lights, to be switched on at 3.15pm each day.

The majestic giant redwood tree, which is about 124 years old, is located next to the Carriage Ring.

Hot chocolate and cookie offer

Pop into the Stables restaurant for a delicious children’s hot chocolate and a Christmas tree cookie for only £2 - perfect for after-school visits during the festive season.

Normal garden admission prices apply.

Christmas tree cookies
Hot chocolate at Wakehurst
Christmas tree at Wakehurst