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Christmas Wreath Making Workshop

4 December @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Want to make sure your door is the best dressed in town this Christmas?

Join us in an exclusive after-hours workshop, making your own wreath in the festive surroundings of the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall.

Florist, flower grower and Heritage Consultant Esther Lockwood will host this unique workshop guiding you through the process of making your own seasonal and sustainable wreath. All materials are included, so this is your opportunity to get creative with fresh foliage and sumptuous festive decorations!

The evening will include an introduction to the Hall whilst Esther will explain the fascinating history and meanings behind Christmas wreaths.

Your ticket includes festive refreshments and a special 10% discount in the Hall’s gift shop to be spent on the evening.

We anticipate that this will be a popular event. Book your place now to avoid disappointment.


  • Tickets are £65. As materials are purchased in advance, tickets once purchased are non-refundable*.
  • Ticket price includes all wreath making materials, free festive refreshments and exclusive after-hours access to the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall.
  • Please bring your own gloves and secateurs (or scissors). Christmas jumpers optional!

To purchase your ticket please ring the Hall on 01904 654818. Further information will then be sent out nearer to the time of your workshop.

*If the workshops are cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, a full refund will be given.

Workshops are limited to 15 people. In the unlikely event that we don’t reach a minimum number to make the workshops viable, we reserve the right to cancel the workshop and a full refund will be issued. 


4 December
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Merchant Adventurers’ Hall
York, YO1 9XD York
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