Charterhouse festive late night tours

Thurs 7 + 14 December. 6pm

Explore Charterhouse after dark! Join us for special tours of Charterhouse at night and experience the building like never-before.

Includes festive refreshment.

Note: car parking charges have been recently introduced at Charterhouse car park, but visitors for this event can park for free if you register on arrival. See parking for more information


Join us for a festive journey through time at Charterhouse where the air is filled with the scent of oranges and the sounds of festive carols. Immerse yourself on a special tour as we delve into the history of the house, focusing on how the holiday was celebrated through the ages and discover the unique traditions that have shaped the season.

Conclude your tour with a thought-provoking Q&A session in the historic Priors Cell and round off the evening with more festive refreshments.

Our small yet exclusive shop will be open, where you’ll find a range of unique and handmade gifts with all profits to charity.

We look forward to celebrating the season with you!

Practical information

Recommended for adults and over 12’s.


Tour ticket - 7 December


Tour ticket - 14 December


Useful information

  • Assistance dogs are welcome in the house
  • Dedicated Blue Badge parking within the car park


  • Supported by National Lottery players, with funding from by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Find us

By foot
You can find us on foot less than one mile from the city centre, either by walking through London Road Cemetery: Paxton’s Arboretum and across London Road, or by using the back entrance through the alleyway between 229 and 231 Humber Avenue, CV1 2AQ.

By train
We’re just a 20 minute (1 mile walk) or a short taxi ride from Coventry train station.

By bus
You can jump on the X18 (Stagecoach bus) to Stratford from Stop TS2 near Sainsbury’s in Coventry city centre, arriving on London Road right by the entrance to Charterhouse in just 10 minutes. The X18 runs every 30 minutes.

Alternatively, you can catch the 3 (National Express Coventry bus) towards Warwickshire Shopping Park from Cross Cheaping (Stop BS6) in Coventry city centre, arriving at Humber Avenue on London Road right by the back entrance to Charterhouse in just 7 minutes. The 3 runs every 15 minutes.

By car
We have a large car park available for Charterhouse visitors just off London Road (A4114).

Note: car parking charges have been recently introduced at Charterhouse car park. However, parking is free for visitors to Charterhouse and for this event if you register on arrival at reception. See parking for more information.

Sat Nav destination: CV1 2JR

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