Explore the 600 year old gardens of Syon Park as they are once again transformed into an enchanted woodland for three special weekends this November. With interactive lights, a dedicated trail and beautiful displays it is very popular and requires booking in advance. With over four hundred species of tree in the grounds, there is plenty to explore, and all are celebrated during the illuminations. Syon house is the London home of the Duke of Northumberland and his family and has stood for around 500 years.
The event runs on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays for the last 3 weekends in November. There are nine times-slots per day, between 5pm and 7.40pm. Adults are £10.00 on Fridays but £12.00 on Saturdays and Sundays while children between the ages of 3-16 years inclusive are £5.00. If you book online there are discounts for a variety of family tickets with small reductions for Friday-night tickets.
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