The Keeping of Christmas

Experience Fairfax House in all its splendour as it celebrates The Keeping of Christmas with a magnificent festive installation inspired by the traditions of the eighteenth century. See the Georgians’ love of the natural world as they decorated their homes for Christmas, as well as their festive food, extravagant dining table displays, elegant decorations, and remarkable Twelfth Night Cake. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served in The Georgian Kitchen throughout the season.

Suitable for
Any age

Free as part of admission to Fairfax House



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