Celebrate Christmas

Step back in time to enjoy a traditional Christmas at Mount Congreve Gardens


Steeped in History

Christmas Opening Hours

Thurs – Sun from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm,  1st Dec – 7th Jan

Step back in time and experience the Christmases of days past at Mount Congreve. Imagine an enchanting Christmas setting, filled with the scents of mulled wine and cookies, the sounds of festive carols, and the romance of an enchanted forest. This Christmas, at Mount Congreve we’re inviting you to enjoy our winter magic as nature takes centre stage. Read on to discover all we have to offer this Christmas.


Looking for the perfect Christmas experience? Look no further than Mount Congreve. Explore our enchanting Winter Walks, indulge in a delightful Festive Afternoon Tea, and unleash your creativity with candle-making and wreath-making workshops. Don’t miss out on our exclusive discounted Christmas shopping days. Make this a Christmas to remember.

Book soon as places are limited.


At Mount Congreve Gardens, we invite you to step into a world of winter magic and experience the enchanting traditions of Christmases past. Our goal is to immerse you in a truly magical Christmas setting, where nature takes centre stage and the atmosphere is filled with joy and nostalgia.

As you stroll through our gardens, you’ll be captivated by the twinkling lights that adorn the trees and pathways. The air will be filled with the enticing scents of mulled wine and roasting chestnuts, evoking a sense of warmth and holiday cheer.

To add to the enchantment, you’ll be serenaded by the sounds of festive carols, creating a harmonious backdrop to your visit. The combination of beautiful surroundings, delightful aromas, and joyful melodies will transport you to a bygone era, where Christmas traditions were cherished and celebrated.

For corporate Christmas parties, we offer a venue with a difference. Surprise and delight your colleagues or clients by hosting your party in the enchanting surroundings of Mount Congreve Gardens. Whether you’re looking for a grand celebration or an intimate gathering, our team will work closely with you to create a memorable event that captures the spirit of the season.

If you’re feeling creative, we also offer wreath-making workshops where you can learn the art of crafting your own beautiful and unique Christmas wreaths. Guided by experts, you’ll use natural materials and foliage to create stunning centrepieces.

Step into a world of winter magic at Mount Congreve Gardens, where nature takes centre stage and the traditions of the past come to life. Contact us to discover how you can be part of our festive celebrations and create cherished memories with your loved ones this holiday season.


Christmas Wreath making

Christmas Wreath making

Craft, Creativity and Christmas in the Heart of Mount Congreve Gardens! Have you always wanted to create your own Christmas wreath? Join us in the Mount Congreve School Room this Christmas for a hands-on festive wreath-making workshop. Our new School Room will convert into a festive floral workshop for a specialised class in wreath making. Explore the woodland gardens with one of the garden team who will share top tips for picking yuletide foliage and natural materials to inspire your creations. Back in the classroom following a wreath making demonstration, you will create your own wreath on wire base. All materials will be provided for your festive creation but to personalise your wreath, you are invited to bring items along such as dried fruit, cones, ribbons or festive bits and bobs. Once made, you will bring home your wreath to display in pride of place in your home. For an extra special day out why not book Festive Afternoon Tea ahead of the workshop? Date: Friday, 1st December and Friday, 8th December Arrive at 1:45 pm - Wreath making workshop begins: at 2:00 pm sharp Location: Please present to Mount Congreve House Duration of workshop: 2hr Price: €60.00 per person (adults only, afternoon tea is not included) Pre-booking is essential
Christmas Shopping
The Secret Garden Shop

Christmas Shopping

A magical shopping experience located in the 18th-century grounds of Mount Congreve Estate. This year, we will feature a wide range of gifts, stocking fillers and gifts for under the tree that reflect the beauty of nature and the gardens. Discover a collection of luxury local artisan produce and unique gift ideas. For this special Christmas event, you'll receive 10% off selected products. If you are a member you will receive 15% off selected products. Dates: Friday 24th November, Saturday 25th November & Sunday 26th November Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm Location: The Secret Garden Shop
Shop Christmas
OPEN TODAY 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM