Longleat : Festival of Light Sunday 5th November - Wednesday 3rd January

Once upon a time, in a land surrounded by wonder; where lions roar, Christmas trees sing, and stories come to life, there was a Festival of Light.

  • Details
    Further Details
    This winter stunning Chinese lanterns will light up Longleat once more and bring to life the magic of storytelling. Drawing inspiration from classic tales, visitors will be transported into a world of fantasy - a land where mermaids swim, princesses live, firebirds fly and dragons roar!

    This year's festival will take you on a journey to an enchanted world filled with familiar characters and magical scenes. Get ready to dance with the sugar plum fairy, hide from the wicked Snow Queen and even take a stroll through Sleeping Beauty's castle; this is a place where imagination lives and stories come to life.

    Using a selection of the most-loved children's stories and lanterns the size and scale of which have never been seen before, this year's Festival of Light will delight the young and the young at heart as fantasy becomes reality.

    Need to know:

        The Festival of Light is included with a Festival of Light Day Ticket or Annual Pass.
        For those coming in a group of 12+, discounted Group Tickets are available.
        Each day the lanterns will be switched on at approximately 4:00pm though this may vary depending on daylight hours.
        The lantern route is outside so please dress appropriately and wrap up warm.
        All of the lanterns are located next to wide, flat pathways and are accessible to all.
        Our lanterns will operate in virtually all weathers.

    The Estate Office, Longleat, Warminster, Wiltshire,, BA12 7NW

  • Facilities