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Embrace the holiday spirit at Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery with a countdown to Christmas.

Embrace the holiday spirit at Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery with a Countdown to Christmas. Experience the emotionally charged Idris Khan & Annie Morris: When Lost Makes Melodies before it closes on 7 January 2024, showcasing the works of two contemporary British artists that blend modern art with our Manor’s neo-classical elegance. Also, explore Tim Bret-Day: Echoes and Idioms featuring the Acton-based photographer’s journey from portraits of icons like Grace Jones to experimental works. 

Beyond the exhibitions, join us for a series of festive events thoughtfully curated by Pitzhanger but heartily brought to life by our local community. Tailored for art enthusiasts and local residents alike, these gatherings are a celebration of community spirit and artistic collaboration. Read on to see what we have prepared for everyone to enjoy this holiday season. Make sure to click the accompanying links to book your tickets!

Let the Countdown Begin!

DateEventTicketing Information
Thursday, 30 NovemberPitzhanger Guided TourFree with general admission
Christmas LateFree, drop-in
Curator’s Talk – Idris Khan & Annie Morris£5 Standard / £3 Members
Friday, 01 December Mini Makers£5 Standard / £1 Concessions / Members: 1–2 FREE sessions/month
Pulp x Pitzhanger Supper ClubFrom £65
Saturday, 02 December Pulp x Pitzhanger Supper ClubFrom £65
Sunday, 03 December Open Sunday: Winter Wonderland Yoga & Christmas Card MakingFree for Ealing Residents / Kids free with paying out-of-borough adult
Tuesday, 05 December Member’s Tour: Cosmic House Members Free
Wednesday, 06 December Mini Makers£5 Standard / £1 Concessions / Members: 1–2 FREE sessions/month
Thursday, 07 DecemberChristmas Table Styling and Swag-Making Workshop£60
Pitzhanger Guided TourFree with general admission
Christmas LateFree, drop-in
Bespoke Christmas Wreath-Making Workshop £60
Idris Khan & Annie Morris: Artist Talk£9 Standard / £5 Members
Saturday, 09 December Pitzhanger Christmas Shopping Days Free, drop-in
Christmas Pop-Up Design Market Free, drop-in
Youth Forum Information SessionFree, drop-in
Register upon arrival
Sunday, 10 DecemberPitzhanger Christmas Shopping DayFree, drop in
Open Sunday: Victorian Christmas Decorations with Cai Jia EngFree for Ealing Residents / Kids free with paying out-of-borough adult
Christmas Pop Up Design Market Free, drop-in
Wednesday, 13 December Mini Makers£5 Standard / £1 Concessions / Members: 1–2 FREE sessions/month
Thursday, 14 December Pitzhanger Guided TourFree with general admission
Pitzhanger Christmas Shopping DayFree, drop-in
A Georgian Christmas Candlelit Tour£20
A Night At The Ballet with Stage Art DanceFree, drop-in
Unveiling of the Ealing Civic Society PlaqueFree, drop-in
Sunday, 17 DecemberOpen Sunday: Drop-in Art Workshop with Tamira KitchensFree for Ealing Residents / Kids free with paying out-of-borough adult
Thursday, 21 DecemberPitzhanger Guided TourFree with general admission
Friday, 22 DecemberMini Makers: Christmas Edition£5 Standard / £1 Concessions / Members: 1–2 FREE sessions/month
Sunday, 31 DecemberOpen Sunday: Ringing in the New Year with Neera SehgalFree for Ealing Residents / Kids free with paying out-of-borough adult

Four weeks to Christmas
27 November – 03 December

Kick off your Christmas celebrations at Pitzhanger’s Christmas Late on Thursday 30 November. Enjoy an evening filled with music and carols, featuring performances by local groups such as Fielding Primary School Choir and Guitar Ensemble, as well as the Hanwell Ukulele Group’s festive tunes. A highlight of the event is the Curator’s Talk by Maya Binkin on Idris Khan & Annie Morris, offering insights into the exhibition, the artists, and connections with Sir John Soane’s life.

Over the weekend, indulge in Pulp’s festive fine dining at Soane’s Kitchen, and join us on Sunday for Winter Wonderland Yoga and Christmas card-making for all ages.

Christmas Late

DateThursday, 30 November
Time5.00pm – 8.00pm
TicketFree, drop-in

Curator’s Talk – Idris Khan & Annie Morris: When Loss Makes Melodies

DateThursday, 30 November
Time6.30pm – 7.30pm
Ticket£5 Standard / £3 Members

Three Weeks To Christmas
04 December – 10 December

Join us for two unique workshops: our Bespoke Christmas Wreath-Making Workshop and our Christmas Table Styling and Swag-Making Workshop, perfect for adding a personal touch to your holiday decor.

On Thursday, enjoy our second Christmas Late, featuring a programme of music and carols by Christ the Saviour Primary School, Little Ealing Primary, Ellen Wilkinson School, and the Ealing Youth Jazz Orchestra. Don’t miss the special talk by artists Idris Khan & Annie Morris

The weekend is all about Christmas shopping — enjoy a 10% discount at our Pitzhanger Christmas Shopping Day and explore the Christmas Pop-Up Design Market at Soane’s Kitchen, featuring handcrafted goods from West London’s finest designers.

Christmas Table and Swag-Making Workshop

DateThursday, 7 December
Time11.30am – 1.30pm
Ticket£60

Bespoke Christmas Wreath-Making Workshop

DateThursday, 7 December
Time5.00pm – 7.00pm
Ticket£60

Two Weeks To Christmas
11 December – 17 December

Just two weeks to go! Immerse in the festive spirit with the Georgian Christmas Candlelit Tour on 14 December. This unique tour not only showcases Pitzhanger’s architectural marvels but also delves into Georgian Christmas celebrations, providing a fascinating glimpse into the era of Sir John Soane. There will be Christmas ballet performances at Soane’s Kitchen on the same day. It is also an ideal opportunity for some last-minute Christmas shopping, with a special 10% discount on all items in our shop. 

Don’t forget our Mini Makers workshop on Wednesday and Open Sunday, perfect for children to engage in creative and festive activities.

Candlelit Tour — A Georgian Christmas

DateThursday, 14 December
Time5.15pm – 6.00pm
6.30pm – 7.15pm
Ticket£20

Pitzhanger Christmas Shopping Days: Special Offers & Gifts

DateSaturday 9,
Sunday 10 &
Thursday 14 December 2023
TimeAll day
TicketFree, drop-in

One Week to Christmas & the Week of Christmas
18 – 31 December

Celebrate the festive season’s peak at Pitzhanger! While we are closed from 23 to 26 December, don’t forget our special opening hours on 31 December and 1 January.

On 22 December, join us for a special extended-age session of Mini Makers, where artist Antoine Genevier guides children aged 6 months to 8 years in building their own magical Christmas village.

Ring in the New Year with our Open Sunday workshop artist Neera Sehgal, a creative and joyful start to 2024 and ideal for families during this special time of year.

Mini Makers – Christmas Edition

DateFriday, 22 December
Time10.00 am – 2.00 pm
Ticket£5 Standard / £1 Concessions / Members: 1–2 FREE sessions/month

Open Sundays: Ringing in the New Year!

DateSunday, 31 December
Time10.00 am – 12.30 pm
TicketFree for Ealing Residents / Kids free with paying out-of-borough adult

Make this festive season extraordinary at Pitzhanger. Book now and create lasting memories with your loved ones.

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PITZHANGER MANOR & GALLERY
Ealing Green, London
W5 5EQ
Reception: 020 3985 8888
Venue Hire: 020 3994 0966
Office: 020 3994 0967
pitzhanger@pitzhanger.org.uk

Wednesday - Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00
First Thursday of the month: 10:00 - 20:00
Monday - Tuesday: Closed
Bank Holidays: 10:00 - 17:00

Last admissions one hour before closing

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