Welcome to the Magical World of Father Christmas

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About the Magical World of Father Christmas

Join us this Christmas at Wellington Country Park and take a journey through ‘ the Magical World of Father Christmas’ and meet the elves as they prepare for the big day!

Wander through the Christmas village and visit the sorting office. Can you spot your street name on the wall as they sort through the letters that arrive for Father Christmas?

Next it’s time to visit the elves at the workshop, are you on their nice list? Head to the secret room in the workshop and make your very own soft toy to take home with you.

It’s a busy time at the wrapping and decoration room. Head to see the elves as they prepare your presents for Christmas Eve.

Jingles, the head elf of entertaining is back to meet you before heading to see Father Christmas in a personalised private meet and greet with your family. All participating children will receive a present from Father Christmas himself!

Your experience isn’t over yet…

Next journey through our winter walk way to visit our farmyard friends in their Christmas stable.

Finally head in and warm up in the Candy Cane Café and join Treacle in her cookie decoration class, while the adults relax with a winter warming hot drink and sweet treat. All participating children will also receive a winter warming hot drink

Your Ticket

Your experience will last approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes.

All tickets must be pre-booked with a selected timed slot.

Please note...

There is a maximum of 6 people per booking (not including infants)

Your ticket will include the following:

(For full price child tickets only.)

Ticket Prices

1 Adult (16+) & 1 Child (1-15) £35.00

Additional Adult (16+) £7.50

Additional Child (1 - 15) £15.00

A postage and packaging cost of £1.49 applies

Please note...

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I buy a ticket?

Tickets can be purchased by visiting our Booking Section.

Can I purchase tickets on the day?

No, we are very sorry, this event is a pre-booked event only. All tickets must be booked in advance.

How do I receive my ticket?

A confirmation email will be sent to you at the time of booking. A special invitation will then be sent to your children in the post. Please note this may take up to 10 working days to arrive.

How long will my experience last?

Your experience will last approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Do I have access to the Park?

This event is a standalone event and there is STRICTLY NO ACCESS to the Park and its play facilities.

Can I bring my Pushchair?

Sorry, we cannot allow pushchairs to be taken around your experience. You will be able to leave your pushchair in a dedicated pushchair stop while you are on your tour.

What age is this event aimed at?

This experience is aimed at children from 1 – 10 years.

What age is an infant?

Infants are 11 months and under. Please note infants are classed as not participating and observers only. If you would like your infant to receive a present from Father Christmas, there is an additional cost of £5.50. Please note the additional £5.50 is for a present only and does not include a drink and sweet treat.

Can adults visit without children?

No, all adults attending must be accompanying a child.

Can I bring my dog?

No, you will not be able to bring your dog with you to this event.

How accessible is the experience for disabled visitors.

This event is accessible to all visitors.

How many people can I book at one time?

Tickets are limited to 6 tickets per booking (not including infants).

How many people will be in the experience, will my family be on their own?

There will be up to 6 families at any time completing the experience. There will be a private meet and greet with Father Christmas for your family.

Does everyone receive a gift from Father Christmas?

Only full paying children will receive a present from Father Christmas. Infants 11 months and under are classed as not participating and observers only. If you would like your infant to receive a present from Father Christmas, there is an additional cost of £5.50. Please note the additional £5.50 is for a present only and does not include a drink and sweet treat.

What gift will Father Christmas give to the children?

Father Christmas will be giving a book to every full paying child.

Do I need to provide information about my child for Father Christmas?

When booking your tickets, you will be asked for some basic information to help us increase the magic when you visit Father Christmas. Please ensure all information is spelt correctly.

Can I go back and change the information I give about my child?

It is very difficult for our elves to amend the information you give us once your booking is complete. Please ensure all information is spelt correctly. If you are unsure of an answer please leave it blank.

Can I record/take photographs of my experience?

We are very sorry but we do ask that you do not take videos or photographs of your experience. You are very welcome to take pictures when visiting Father Christmas and in the Candy Cane café.

When do I need to arrive?

Please ensure that you get to the venue and park at least 10 minutes before your experience starts. Please note there is no access to toilets or the café until you start the experience. If you are late for your check-in we are sorry you will have to wait until the next available time slot.

Can we arrive early?

No, we are sorry every tour starts at a set time. You are advised to arrive 10 minutes before your experience starts. Please note there is no undercover space, toilets or catering facilities available before your experience starts.

Do I have to pay for the car park?

No, parking is Free

What do I need to gain entry on the day of my visit?

Please bring along your confirmation email and children’s invitation from Father Christmas.

Can I add additional guests on to my booking?

Only adults can be added on to your booking. Please call us 72 hours before your experience starts.

Can I cancel/refund my tickets if I decide not to come?

We are sorry, we are unable to refund any tickets for any reason.

What happens if the weather is bad?

In the event of adverse weather, a member of the team will contact you prior to your visit. In the event of wet weather, the event will still go ahead as it takes place inside and undercover.