London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London

London for Christmas

Your Guide to Christmas in London



Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is a spectacular festive event in the heart of the capital, celebrating 12 years. For six weeks, London’s famous Hyde Park is transformed into a magical wonderland of winter festivities.


It's free to enter so you can walk around at your leisure and soak up the atmosphere.


Get the full festive experience with one of our pre-bookable attractions where there’s something for all ages and occasions. Tickets to the attractions sell out quickly so be sure to book ahead and enjoy a magical day out!


Spectacular Shows
Sit back and be entertained in one of our heated, theatre-style venues. The fantastic Winter Palace Theatre is back with a new show, plus jaw-dropping antics in the Circus Megadome!


Rides and Games
You’re truly spoilt for choice with over 100 rides that will make you spin, fly and drop from a great height to get the heart pumping! Or if you prefer a slower pace there are plenty of gentle rides, fun houses and games to test your skills.


Santa Land
Explore the land of Santa, brand new and exclusively designed this year. See his workshop, meet the elves or ride on the Santa Express. An enchanting experience with children’s rides, games, eateries and all the magic of Christmas!


The Bavarian Village
Head down to the Bavarian Village for a true taste of Bavaria, with live music and lovely beer gardens it is the perfect spot to socialise with friends and family.


Christmas Markets
Our beautiful Christmas Markets, sparkling with fairy lights, provide a truly unique and festive shopping experience.


Food and Drink
No matter what time of day you’re visiting there’s a variety of delicious food on offer and you’ll never be far away from a hot mulled wine!


Ice Skating
Our ice rink is the largest open air ice rink in the UK, set around Hyde Park’s Victorian bandstand under a canopy of sparkling lights.


Bar Hütte
Gather your friends and family to experience a unique take on ‘Alpine Après Ski’ within a mini alpine-style village including its very own bar and restaurant. Huddle up in your own private Hütte where you’ll be served food and drinks by one of our friendly hosts and enjoy Christmas karaoke and cocktails.


The Magical Ice Kingdom: The Secret Forest
Explore a secret forest to discover the magical and mythical creatures, created from over 500 tonnes of beautifully sculptured ice and snow.


Peter Pan on Ice
New to Winter Wonderland this year, Peter Pan on Ice combines powerful storytelling and world-class ice skating.


The SnowmanTM Experience
Now you can feel like you’re flying with The Snowman™ at this immersive cinematic adventure. See the classic story in a whole new way as you not only watch the film but journey through it, bringing your favourite scenes to life as if you had stepped into the movie itself.


Bar Ice
Bar Ice will transport you to the coolest destination around. Enjoy a unique experience surrounded by beautifully carved sculptures, where even the bar, tables, chairs and glasses are made of ice!


Zippos Christmas Circus
This ever popular daytime circus show returns with all-new ‘Cracker‘. Fun-packed with amazing acrobatic and comic acts plus the family favourite larger-than-life dancing Snow Bears, it’s a show not to be missed.


Cirque Beserk
Cirque Berserk’s all-new show ‘Inferno’ combines high-octane thrills with extreme, mind-blowing stunts. With its full-throttle energy it’s a show you won’t forget!


The Tellytubbies Christmas Show
Cirque Berserk’s all-new show ‘Inferno’ combines high-octane thrills with extreme, mind-blowing stunts. With its full-throttle energy it’s a show you won’t forget!


Giant Observation Wheel
Take an early morning flight and see for miles, or come for an evening treat and see Winter Wonderland illuminated with thousands of twinkly lights below! In the comfort of enclosed pods, take time out to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or special occasion.

Expired - This event is in the past.

Venue Details

Winter Wonderland 
Hyde Park

Box Office
020 8233 5400

Nearest tube
Hyde Park Corner


More info

23-30 November, 1-24, 26-31 December 2018, 1-6 January 2018
Closed Christmas Day


Winter Wonderland is free to enter, so enjoy the festive atmosphere. However you will need to purchase toekns for the activities listed

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