Away from the high streets with their Christmas lights, there are the large parks that fill their gardens and trees with winter lighting displays.
About the Eltham PalaceEltham Palace is a large house in Eltham.
It is an unoccupied royal residence and owned by the Crown Estate, although open the public through English Heritage which restored the building in 1999 and opened it to the public.
It has been said the internally Art Deco house is a "masterpiece of modern design".
IMPORTANT - Although venues are reopening, their hours may differ from normal, and most now need prebooking before you visit.
Link to Eltham Palace's website
Eltham Palace Map
Fequently asked questions
What's the nearest railway station to Eltham Palace
The nearest station is Eltham which is 0.5 miles away.
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After-dark opening of the Palace grounds with the park illuminated with lanterns.
£12 Enchanted Eltham
An enchanting experience of light, colour and sound as the gardens at Eltham Palace are transformed into an illuminated world.
Admire the gardens as they are brightened by the impressive 20,000 tulips planted throughout the gardens.