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Christmas at New Lanark

The New Lanark Christmas Experience is back and bigger than ever featuring Santa's Grotto, Christmas Markets and their brand new outdoor ice rink!

Christmas at New Lanark

About Christmas at New Lanark

The New Lanark Christmas Experience is back for 2023!

This year New Lanark’s Christmas is bigger than ever! With singing elves, games, an ice rink and more, it’s sure to be the perfect festive treat for the family.

Enjoy our BRAND NEW Ice Rink from Friday 24th November, along with our Indoor Christmas Markets, a visit to Santa's Grotto and of course the famous Annie McLeod Christmas Ride.

Ice Skating
Glide along the ice with your family and friends through the festive season, right by the picturesque River Clyde. It's a winter wonderland like no other.

Visit Santa's Grotto
Create cherished memories as your child meets Santa Clause himself and receives a special gift.

Christmas Markets
We're bringing the holiday magic to New Lanark this year with our Indoor Christmas Market. Grab the perfect gifts from our vendors every weekend from Friday 24th November.

Your Christmas Experience Ticket Includes:
• Your visit to Santa Claus' grotto, with a variety of gifts to choose from for the children
• 30 minutes of skate time on our ice rink
• Full access to the Visitor Attraction including:
The Christmas Ride / Historic Machinery / Roof Garden / Robert Owen's School / Robert Owen's House / Millworker Housing from the 1820s and 1930s

Your visit is sure to take the whole day so arrive on site at any time during the day.

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