Christmas at the Castle

Powderham Castle, Kenton, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8JQ

Tel: 01626 890243

The Castle exterior lit up with colourful lights


Join Powderham for Christmas at the Castle! 

Their spectacular light trail and show allows you to explore the castle grounds and buildings in a way you’ve never seen before… Each weekend, you can meet Father Christmas and his elves. For those who have made it on to the nice list this year there’s early gifts too! The Christmas Barn has been so filled with presents you’ll need to navigate through the maze to find the Christmas Tree and North Pole Post Box. Plus carols, crafts and so much more… 

With wagons full of indulgent drinks and delicious food to keep you warm through the winter nights.

The inaugural illuminations begin on the 29th November and are open daily until New Years Eve (excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day)


Timings & Prices:

The Christmas Barn is open 4pm - 9.30pm Monday - Friday, and 12pm - 9.30pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

The Light Trail starts from 4pm daily. 

Adult £6 

Child £4

Santa's Grotto is open 12 - 4pm on Saturdays & Sundays. 

Child £6

2 children £10

3 children £15

Tickets on sale soon!

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Santa's Grotto - 1 Child£6.00 per person per day
Santa's Grotto - 2 Children£10.00 per ticket
Santa's Grotto - 3 Children£15.00 per ticket
The Christmas Barn / Light Trail - Adult£6.00 per person per day
The Christmas Barn / Light Trail - Child£4.00 per person per day

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.





  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Event

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking

Payment Methods

  • Booking essential

Opening Times

The Christmas Barn (29 Nov 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Monday - Friday16:00 - 21:30
Saturday - Sunday12:00 - 21:30
The Light Trail (29 Nov 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Monday - Sunday16:00
Santa's Grotto (29 Nov 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Saturday - Sunday12:00 - 16:00

* General Opening Text

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