Longwood Gardens Christmas
Dazzling lights highlight this incredible holiday celebration
November 24, 2016 – January 8, 2017
No holiday is complete without a visit to Longwood Gardens, where more than 500,000 twinkling lights and spectacular fountain shows compose a brilliant wonderland your family is sure to love.
As you stroll through the grounds, marvel at lights strung on miles and miles of wire glowing in the trees. More than 6,000 seasonal plants and 50 trees are decked out with sparkling red, gold and green glass ornaments — including a 30-foot floral tree created with hundreds of vibrant red poinsettias.
Outside, colorful fountains dance to holiday music as illuminated stars twinkle above.
Enjoy the sounds of the season with special performances from local musicians, special guests and sing-alongs with The Longwood Organ. Celebrate the holidays with daily performances, many of which are free. For a complete listing of upcoming events, click the button below.
Hours and Tickets
Timed tickets are available for A Longwood Gardens Christmas, offering visitors the best opportunity to see the festive displays and exhibits. Plan your visit in advance and experience the magic of the holiday season. Tip: Choose times during non-peak days for lower prices and smaller crowds.
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