Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park brings you its traditional 13th annual “Lullymore  Christmas” event for 2018.


Santa arrives in Lullymore on Saturday 01st of December and departs for the North Pole on Sunday 23rd of December 2018. A magical experience for both young and old is guaranteed as the park is transformed into a Winter Wonderland of family fun with some very special guests to entertain you along the way! Your 2018 Christmas visit will include:

A memorable visit to Santa and a gift from the busy Elves in their workshop. Funky Forest Indoor Centre becomes a Winter Wonderland and don’t forget to have fun with the elves when you visit here! A Festive Train trip – the Lullymore Christmas Express will take you on a magical trip through ancient woodlands, glassy lakes and a beautiful peatland landscape. Christmas Holograms in old style thatched cottage, Crib scene in Early Christian Centre and illuminated walkway to Fairy Bower. Animals such as donkeys, goats and miniature horses will be in paddocks beside Indoor Centre. Welcome Santa and his merry friends as they arrive on the Lullymore Christmas Express Road Train at 10am weekends and 2pm Wednesday to Friday.

Bring some real festive magic to your Christmas with a visit to Lullymore this year!

Some helpful advice:

  • PRICE – €20.00 PER CHILD & €8.00 PER ADULT



  • OPENING TIMES:   Weekends   10am – 6pm / Fridays   2pm – 6pm
  •  LATE OPENINGS:   Wednesdays and Thursdays  2pm – 8.30pm                                  Dec. 5th & 6th / Dec. 12th & 13th / Dec. 19th & 20th   

  • 1 ADULT FREE PER CHILD TICKET ON WEEKDAYS (Wednes. – Fri.) during event including late openings.

  • Maximum stay 1.5 to 2 hours.
  • Photos not supplied. Visitors welcome to bring their own cameras.
  • Last admission 1.5 hours before closing (4.30pm daily or 7pm for Late Openings).
  • Santa arrives on Saturday 1st December 2018 at 10 am and will depart to the North Pole on Sunday 23rd of December 2018 at 6 pm (Closed Christmas Eve).
  • Peak times: Last 3 weekends of event (Some Queuing expected).
  • Off Peak: Midweek & late evenings as above. 
  • The outdoor play area and adventure golf are closed during Christmas event for health and safety reasons.
  • Park will be closed to the Public from 24th December 2018 to 25th January 2019 – Reopens Saturday 26th January 2019.
  • Please arrive early especially at weekends and for more information on the event and on late openings or midweek times please call us on 045 870238.

Contact us @ 045 870238 during office hours for more information
or for school/pre-school/tour group bookings