Christmas at Eastgate House


Saturday 25 November to Sunday 17 December 2017

Eastgate House opening hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

About this event

A festive line-up of events will be taking place. Be sure to visit us this Christmas.

Storytelling with Victorian Father Christmas

25 and 26 November, 9, 10, 16 and 17 December 2017

Come and sit by the fireside and listen to a festival tale read by our Victorian Father Christmas, dressed in his green costume. Readings take place at 10am, 11am, 12noon, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm. 

It’s free with admission to the house and no booking is required, but each session is limited to 15 children. Please note that this is a storytelling session only, and not a Santa’s grotto experience.

Make a Victorian Christmas decoration

Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 December, 10am to 4pm

Children and adults can create a souvenir Victorian Christmas decoration for £80p.

Admission to the house applies.

Eastgate House Christmas Trail

The Eastgate mice have gone to visit their relatives for the Christmas break, but can the children help find Father Christmas' reindeer who have got lost around the house?

80p per child. Admission to the house applies. 


Eastgate House

Address for SatNav: High Street, Rochester, ME11EW


Adults: £5.50
Concessions (inc. Friends Group): £4
Under 5s: free
Family Ticket: £15
Groups of 10 or more: 15% discount
School groups: 15% discount on concession price

Disabled access

There are a number of pay and display car parks in walking distance. Get help getting to Medway

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