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The Christmas flower garland at Cotehele

Delivering the garland greenery
Wednesday, 1 November 2017 - 11:00am to Saturday, 6 January 2018 - 4:00pm


Wednesday 1 November - Saturday 6 January, closed 25 & 26 December, 11am-4pm
When the residents of Cotehele first hung a modest, floral, Christmas display in the hall in the 1950s, little did they know how their simple decoration would turn into the magnificent and famous tradition it is today.

Wednesday 1 November - Friday 10 November
Watch the gardeners make the annual flower garland in the hall of the house. The gardeners grow and dry the flowers (32,000 this year) on the estate. 

Saturday 11 November - Saturday 6 January
The garland is complete, the log fire is burning - join us to admire this 60ft masterpiece in the Great Hall and enjoy a variety of local choirs and groups performing under it.
BOOKING ESSENTIAL between 25 November - 24 December. See website for details.

The hall is wheelchair accessible. Assistance dogs are welcome.

The event is free but admission charges apply.See for details.

For more information call 01579 351346 or go online at