For Christmas 2018 HORRIBLE HISTORIES® SCAVENGER HUNT comes to the castle — explore the spectacular grounds and gardens of Warwick Castle!

After completing the Horrible Histories® Maze, pull on your wellies, button up your coats and wrap up warm as you're invited to help Santa find his reindeer in time for Christmas!

Wander through the castle grounds, collect a series of letters and learn fun festive facts about Christmas' past. Then help Charles Dickens, Rattus Rattus and a collection of HORRIBLE HISTORIES® characters solve the all the clues leading you to Santa's reindeer and a merry reward.

The Horrible Histories® Christmas Scavenger Hunt will run every day from 24th November - 31st December 2018.

Prices start from just £61 per person — book now to avoid disappointment!

Santa Sleepover packages are available from 30th November — 23rd December 2018. Packages include...



Choose from a cosy Woodland Lodge, an opulent Knight's Lodge or a sumptuous Tower Suite, fit for royalty.

Stories with Santa


Your little ones can join in with the festive fun whilst helping the elves prepare for the big day, before sitting with Santa for a joyous seasonal tale in the Castle Library!

Are you a Merlin Annual Passholder? If so, click here to find out how to save up to 20% with your Pass for this event!

Terms and conditions apply. Event and exclusive extras are subject to change and availability. Lead price of £61 per person/£242 per family are based on a family of 4 staying in a Woodland Lodge on 17th – 19th December 2018. Santa Sleepover dates run from 30th November — 23rd December 2018. Excludes 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th & 13th December. FREE second day Castle tickets is a Castle entry day that must be used on consecutive days adjoining to your hotel stay. FREE second day does not apply to themed weekends held at Warwick Castle. Stories with Santa is included in the price of your stay.

Horrible Histories® is a registered trademark of Scholastic Inc and is used under authorization. All rights reserved. Based on the bestselling books written by Terry Deary and illustrated by Martin Brown.

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