For just a few weeks this Christmas, the grounds of Eltham Palace are host to a magical sound and light show. Enchanted Eltham runs from 5 – 22 December 2019 and sees the Tudor and Art Deco buildings of Eltham Palace lit up in a sea of colourful lights, accompanied by festive music. Expect to see dancing fountains, talking trees, fairies and other interactive light experiences, including archways and mazes. Along the way, there are places serving hot food and drink, including marshmallows to roast over a fire pit. At the end of the experience is selection of fairground rides, a café and gift shop.
- Enchanted Eltham is on from 5 – 22 December 2019. At Eltham Palace, Court Yard, Eltham, SE9 5QE. Nearest station: Eltham or Mottingham. Open 4.30pm-9pm on Thu-Sun only. Tickets: Adults £12-£14, Children 5-15 yrs £7.50-£9.50. For more information, visit the English Heritage website.
Check out Metro Girl’s review of Eltham Palace.
For a guide to what else is on in London this December, click here.