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Christmas at The American Museum

American Museum
Claverton Manor
Christmas at The American Museum


There are festivities aplenty at The American Museum this Christmas season.

A Jazz Age Inspired Christmas

Get a wiggle on to the American Museum in Britain this winter for a party like no other. Party through the ages in our period rooms and discover what Americans did to let their hair down in days gone by.

Amid the celebrations, fabulous flapper rag-dolls handcrafted by the Museum’s fabulous volunteers, will be daringly dancing through each room – can you spot them all?

Workshop: Christmas Wreath Making
6 - 7 December, 10.30- 1pm or 2- 4.30pm
Using foliage from the Museum estate, and with a helping hand from the South West’s much loved, Sarah Pepper, to craft your own unique Christmas wreath.

No experience necessary.
Includes coffee and cookie.

Book online:

Meet Santa
9 December - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ho ho ho! Can you hear those sleigh bells ringing? Pop into the American Museum to meet Santa in his grotto, and tell him and the elves what you’d like to find under the tree on Christmas morning.

£5 per child, includes gift from Santa. Booking essential.
Normal admission applies for adults and children.
Book online:

Family Fun: Holiday Homecoming
17 Decemeber -12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us for a magical end to our Christmas season. Meet Santa, see the choir performing in and around the Museum, and make festive Christmas cards.

Drop-in, age 3+. Included within full admission.

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Tel: +44 (0)1225 460503

Opening Times

A Jazz Age Inspired Christmas (23 Nov 2017 - 17 Dec 2017)
Holiday Homecoming (17 Dec 2017)
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