Christmas @ the Castle 

  • Each week until 22 December. Drop-in Wed-Sun 1pm-5pm.


An illustration of Bruce Castle Museum at Christmas time.

With twinkling lights and displays of evergreens, be enchanted by Bruce Castle this Christmas.

See the galleries come to life with beautifully dressed trees and sparkling decorations, just wander around the Museum and explore, whatever your age. 

Our Christmas tree trail will also take you on a joyful journey with the trees dressed and inspired by Bruce Castle and Tottenham’s local heritage. Perfect for children, the trail includes a range of activities.

Each tree and its decorations explore a different aspect of The Castle’s history:

  • A Clocktower Christmas, inspired by Bruce Castle’s iconic clocktower
  • The Christmas Post, which will teach you about the invention of the Penny Post
  • The Nimbostratus Tree, inspired by the Namer of Clouds, Luke Howard, one of Tottenham’s most celebrated residents
  • A Victorian Christmas, which tells the story of Christmas past

We also have a selection of festive books and activities that will be available in the Museum’s family room.


Christmas Craft Festive Fun 

  • Wednesday 7 December, Thursday 8 December, Wednesday 14 December and Thursday 15 December.
    Drop in between 3.30 – 4.30pm


Childs Christmas star decoration made of card and string

Drop-in to Bruce Castle after school for a range of Christmas crafts, suitable for children aged 4-12 years.

Explore our twinkling trees, find out about a Victorian Christmas, and take part in a range of Christmas crafts.

Sit by our beautiful Victorian Christmas tree and make your own cards and decorations to take home.

All materials are provided for free!