Make the most of the festive season and really get into the spirit of Christmas with a magical family day out. There’s lots to see and do this Christmas.

ICE PALACE NEIGHBOURHOOD CINEMA IN BEACONSFIELD

Neighbourhood Cinema has discovered an enchanted Nordic ice palace hidden deep within a 100 yr old Church in Beaconsfield. Journey through a secret passage way and enter the forgotten ice kingdom as they invite you on a magical adventure into your very own winter wonderland. Enter the enchanted palace and snuggle up under blankets amongst snow capped trees and enjoy one of your favourite Christmas movies! Films include: Home Alone, The Greatest Showman Singalong, White Christmas and Love Actually. Find out more here.

CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON TEA AT THE ROALD DAHL MUSEUM

Head along to the Roald Dahl Museum’s Café this Christmas and try the scrumdiddlyumptious new Festive Afternoon Teas, available until 30 December. Featuring finger sandwiches, pigs in blankets, scones with brandy cream, and Christmas pudding truffles all served on beautiful vintage crockery. Choose from our huge range of lickswishy Twist Teas, Grand Café coffees and hot chocolates – all for just £10 per person. Find out more here. If you’re visiting the museum, make sure you print of your 2 for 1 entry ticket here.

CHRISTMAS FUN AT THE NATIONAL TRUST

With Cliveden, Hughenden, Stowe, Ashridge and Waddesdon National Trust on our doorstep, there’s lots of fun activities to keep you busy this Christmas including a landscape advent calendar at Stowe, a Christmas Trail at Ashridge and a Christmas Carnival at Waddesdon. Find out more here.

VISIT FATHER CHRISTMAS
Santa MeadfarmMeeting Santa is a magical experience for children and adults alike, see where you can visit him here.

HOGWARTS IN THE SNOW
HarryP5Discover how special effects experts make snow that never melts, how set dressers transform locations for Christmas scenes and how flames are created without fire as Hogwarts open the doors on their most magical makeover yet! Find out more here. You can also read our top tips for visiting the studio here.

PANTOMIME

There’s still time to book your tickets for a great family day out to the theatre. Click here for details of local pantomimes.

ICE SKATING
IceSkating NHMGet your skates on and have fun at one of the many ice rinks that pop up over Christmas. Click here for details.

WINTER WONDERLAND
Winterwonderland16There’s something for everyone at Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park. Ice skating, Circus shows and Santa’s Grotto for the little ones, plus a Christmas Village and countless rides for thrill seekers. Website: www.hydeparkwinterwonderland.com.

CHRISTMAS AT LEGOLAND

Wrap up warm and head along to Legoland in Windsor to experience the ultimate LEGO Christmas. Wonder at twinkling lights, snow dusted pine trees, exciting seasonal festivities and see the park as you have never seen it before… all with a sprinkling of festive LEGO magic. To find out more about whats on and when click here.

KIDZANIA
KidzaniaXmasKidZania London is set to be a truly magical affair filled with fabulous festive fun and entertainment for all the family. Website: www.london.kidzania.com