Christmas Traditions: A Celebration of Christmas Lore

with George Goodwin

with George Goodwin

When

  • 4 November 2019
14:00

Ticketing information

Price: £15, including refreshments

Tickets now on sale

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Join author George Goodwin as he discusses his new book Christmas Traditions.

A stocking filler-sized compilation of Christmas lore, hear George as he reveals the intriguing and sometimes outlandish origins of traditional festivities from across the globe.

There will also be an opportunity to purchase the book after the event.

This event will take place in the Garden Room at Hampton Court Palace. 

 

Portraits and other works of art on display at the Cumberland Art Gallery at Hampton Court Palace.
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Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

NEW The Glen at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens, showing a stream running through a woody green area under a blue sky
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8 December 2019, 19 January and 23 February 2020

Tower of London

21:30

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Royal Victoria bone china tea cup and saucer

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