A Traditional Christmas

Come along to meet Father Christmas, Frosty and his Elves for a magical day with the family.  Join in and play games with the Elves as well as lots of arts and crafts, meet Frosty and have a sit in Santa’s sleigh  and meet the big man himself, Father Christmas!

Pre booking is essential for this event and can only be made by phoning us on 0191 3848028.  Information regarding the children’s interests and hobbies are taken at the time of booking along with the full payment.

Dates for 2020 – 13th, 20th & 23rd December – 9:30am until 3:00pm

Christmas at the Hall

You don’t have to be a child to enjoy the magic of Christmas so we have an event especially for grown-ups. We invite you to come along and join us in our traditional Christmas celebrations and recall treasured memories of Christmases past. Pre-booking is essential for this event and can only be made by phoning us on 0191 3848028.

Dates for 2020 – Sunday 13th December  – 4:00pm until 6:00pm


Christmas Present Ideas

Struggling what to buy your loved ones for Christmas?  We have a fantastic selection of events coming up in 2020 and you can buy vouchers for them all!

* Afternoon Tea during January and February at a discounted price

* Exhibitions in our Art Gallery

* Annual Passes


Please see our Events page for more information or take a visit to our shop.

Please note some items can only be purchased by phoning us on 0191 3848028 as we will need additional information.


Festive Afternoon Tea

1st – 11th & 14th – 18th December | 12pm – 2:30pm

It’s always the most wonderful time of the year, when we are serving our Festive Afternoon Teas.

This year enjoy our new Christmassy menu (coming soon).

Please call to book. 0191 384 8028

Adult – £24.50
Child – £12.00
Tipsy Tea – £32.00 (Cocktail Upgrade)
This price includes entry into the hall and gardens