Monday 26th November 2018

Christmas Lunches

‘Tis the season! We’ll be serving our sumptuous festive lunches from Monday 26th November this year, right through until Christmas.

For just £22 per person you can enjoy a delicious three course meal in our beautiful Victorian atrium. The options range from beef bourguignon and loin of cod to butter-based turkey with all the trimmings.

For more details, or to book your lunch, please call 01904 643 238 and speak to our Reception team.


Saturday 8th December 2018

Christmas Vintage Afternoon Tea with Live Music

Enjoy a very special Christmas Afternoon Tea while being entertained by the musical talents of Marina Mae. Marina has entertained audiences across the UK for over ten years with her showcase of vintage music. She’ll be singing classic Christmas favourites on Saturday 8th December at 2.30pm.

Tickets are £25 per person and must be booked in advance by calling 01904 643 238.

Please book soon to avoid disappointment – tickets are selling very quickly.


Friday 14th December 2018

Christmas Carol Concert: SOLD OUT

Our annual carol concert this year will be taking place on Friday 14th December at 7pm. We’ll be joined by our good friends York Philharmonic Male Voice Choir. Tickets cost £12 per person and include a glass of mulled wine and mince pie.

This event is now sold out for 2018.


Thursday 20th December 2018

Christmas Closing Dates

The final night to stay in our Guest House this year is Wednesday 19th December.

The final day to visit the Cafe, the Exhibition, the Chapel and the Gift Shop will be Thursday 20th December. We will then be closed to the public for Christmas.

We will open again to the public on Friday 4th January 2019.

We would like to wish all of our guests, visitors and friends a very happy Christmas, and we hope to see you again in the New Year.