Victorian Christmas experience - Education groups

Have you got what it takes to be a servant or a member of the gentry?

Hawse End, home to Mr William Jennings, invites you to celebrate Christmas, Victorian style, in the hands of his experienced housekeeper Mr Eccles!

Join us for an unforgettable experience of gentry and servant life, sports, mining, felt making, Christmas tree decorating, carol singing and much more!


Residential and non-residential options (three day residential standard)


available November and December


up to 12 participants plus 1 adult per group (negotiable)


suitable for Key Stage 2 and above (age 7 years and above)


on and off site activity


available from Hawse End Centre 


all equipment included


minimum group charge applies

"The visit was excellent in every way, bringing the Victorian Period back to life for our pupils." 

"The three day residential programme was a true Victorian Experience and at times during our visit we felt we had stepped back in time."