A guide to help your day
With so much to see and do at Winter Wonderland for you and your family, we’re making it easy to get the full Christmas experience!
Take a look at what’s on offer for the ultimate festive family day out, including a special family entrance entering straight into Santa Land, brand new children’s attractions, Christmas themed rides & games, a variety of food & drink stalls, and a free Santa’s Grotto, guaranteed to get you in the Christmas spirit. If you want to take some time out, we have a Family Chill Space with Kakao Friends, located within Santa Land where you can warm up and relax in a quiet area. There will also be facilities here to warm up your little ones food and bottles.
Family-friendly attractions include The Magical Ice Kingdom, Paddington™ on Ice, Zippos Christmas Show, Cirque Berserk, the Giant Observation Wheel, and our picturesque Ice Rink set in a beautiful leafy setting around the Victorian bandstand.
We mark the last day of Winter Wonderland, on Sunday 5th January, with our Family Fun Day.
Why not try the convenient family entrance that will take you straight into Santa Land and Santa’s Grotto via the Red Gate. Last year this proved a hit with mums and dads so we’re bringing it back again!
Santa Land includes Christmas themed rides and games, a variety of food and drink stalls and Father Christmas himself.
Father Christmas and his elves welcome children of all ages to visit his grotto, every day except Christmas Day, from 10am – 6pm, on a first-come first-served basis, as long as they’ve been good!
By entering through the family entrance you will find other attractions near Santa Land that your family will love: the Ice Slide,The Magical Ice Kingdom, the Circus Megadome and The Giant Wheel.
Winter Wonderland has got you covered over the festive season with attractions for all the family
Tickets on-sale now!
Skate hire is included in the ice skating ticket price.
Minimum skate size on the ice rink is a children’s size 9, and max adult is size 13. We do provide double bladed skates for the tiniest of feet, but these are on a first-come first-served basis.
Children must be accompanied by persons 16 years and older.
Penguin aids can also be purchased for the ice rink.
Please note, if you have pre-booked tickets to the ice rink, the more convenient entrance is Blue Gate.
Magical Ice Kingdom
An ice and snow sculpture experience, with a brand new theme, A Christmas Carol, created from over 500 tonnes of beautifully sculptured ice and snow, that will take your breath away in -10°C!
The temperature is very cold so make sure you wrap up warm!
Zippos Christmas Show
A vibrant show with fun for all the family, you’ll be amazed and entertained by the sensational Zippos Circus.
At 45 minutes long, it’s ideal for all the family.
Brand new 70m Giant Wheel
See London’s skyline from new heights with your family. Built over 70 meters, the highest transportable wheel in the world, you will see beyond the treetops of Hyde Park and enjoy a beautiful view of the city.
Paddington™ on Ice
New this year, Paddington on Ice combines award-winning international figure skaters with wonderful costumes and toe tapping music to create a pure all-encompassing show to delight and captivate the whole family. It’s one adventure that you cannot afford to miss this Christmas!
The show is approximately 45 minutes long.
Mr. Men & Little Miss – The Show
Join your favourite Mr. Men and Little Miss characters as they leap off the page into Hyde Park Winter Wonderland. Happyland bursts into life in a series of colourful and timeless stories told through puppetry and music.
At 45 minutes long, it’s perfect for the little ones.
For the perfect family day out try the new Winter Wonderland Family Bundle – a ticket pack that ensures you get the most from your day. Keep the kids entertained with a show, lots of festive activities and the best attractions and rides Winter Wonderland has to offer. Choose from one of our family shows (Paddington™ on Ice, Zippos Christmas Circus, Cirque Berserk, Mr. Men & Little Miss – The Show) or an ice skating session – your bundle will also include anytime access to the Magical Ice Kingdom, the new Giant Wheel, £50 Season Ride Pass, and a bonus of a £10 discount!
Most of Winter Wonderland is flat and level for buggies with only gentle inclines
The Circus MegaDome has an area to leave buggies while you watch the show
Buggies cannot be taken into the auditorium
Baby changing facilities are available, in a separate cabin, at every major toilet block throughout Winter Wonderland
Food & Drink
There are a variety of food and drink stalls throughout Winter Wonderland, from food on the go to heated sit-down restaurants.
If you want to take some time out, we have a Family Chill Space located within Santa Land, where you can warm up and relax in a quiet area. There will also be facilities here to warm up your little ones food and bottles.
Winter Wonderland is a short walk from the following London Underground Stations:
Green Park (step-free station with lift access: Victoria, Jubilee and Piccadilly lines)
Marble Arch (Central Line)
Victoria (Victoria Line and National Rail)
Paddington (Bakerloo, Metropolitan, Circle and District lines and National Rail)
Hyde Park Corner & Marble Arch Tube Stations are the closest to the Family Entrance found at Red Gate.
We recommend visitors avoid coming by car where possible but for those who do travel by car, we recommend Q-Park which has entrances at Park Lane and Marble Arch
Address: Q-Park, Park Lane, London, W1K 7TY
Family Ticket includes 2 Adults/Teens & 2 Children OR 1 Adult/Teen & 3 Children
Child: 12 years and under
Some rides and attractions have height and weight restrictions
There is no minimum age for the Ice Rink, Magical Ice Kingdom, Zippos Circus Christmas Show or Giant Observation Wheel