Christmas at the castle
Explore twinkling trees, dazzling decorations, and festive flourishes at every turn. Meet Santa in the cosy castle library as you hear a story of festive hope and joy. Wrap up warm and take a stroll through the enchanting Christmas market and treat yourself to a festive feast. Gaze upon glittering trees, wander through a sparkling outdoor light trail and skate across the spectacular open-air ice rink underneath towers and turrets. With all of this and more in one enchanting destination, you’re sure to feel the magic of Christmas.
Skate across our spectacular open-air ice rink underneath towers and turrets.
The Castle’s east front transforms into a magical skating rink for the ultimate festive experience on the ice. Glide around our ice rink right underneath the majestic Guy’s Tower. As you skate, enjoy the sound of your favourite Christmas classics.
Looking for things to do near Birmingham at Christmas? Our outdoor ice rink is renowned for bringing joy to all who glide around her, come day or night. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or you’re still a novice, you’ll be captivated as you feel the blades glide over the ice within the grounds of the castle!
Why not warm yourself up with a few laps of the rink? With skate aids for the kids*, and a handrail around the outside (for those who need it), all levels of skating experience will love to glide around the rink under the Warwick Castle turrets and towers. Our ice skating rink is one of the best in the UK, don’t miss the chance to get on the ice for a spellbinding skate with the most spectacular view in the UK!
- Good To Know
The Castle is well signposted, and less than two miles from junction 15 of the M40.
Warwick Railway Station is approximately one mile from the Castle. A direct service into London Marylebone (1 hour 45 minutes) or Birmingham Snow Hill is available.
Warwick CV34 4QU
Additional Details & FAQ
- Access Information
We offer a drop off area, close to the main castle entrance. This is particularly useful for those guests visiting the castle with mobility requirements, however we recognise that there are many reasons, such as hidden disability, why you might wish to take advantage of this service. On arrival please speak to a member of our parking team who will be happy to direct you.
There are a limited number of wheelchairs available for the use by our guests. is required. Should you wish to use a Warwick Castle wheelchair please ask any member of staff who, who will be happy to assist you. Please note wheelchairs are only available on a first come first served basis and cannot be booked in advance of your visit.
- Cancellation Policy
No refunds or exchanges after purchase.
- Where Do I Go
Warwick Castle, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 6AH.