‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through Charlton House…Get into Christmas crafts at Charlton house with pop-up Christmas card making sessions on Saturday 8 December (from 2pm to 6pm) at the Holiday Histories drop-in. Tickets: £1.50 per child.

There’s an extra special ‘Carols and Hand Bells’ on the evening of Wednesday 12 December. Join the team at Charlton House alongside neighbours St Luke’s Church around the new outdoor Christmas tree for an evening of carols and seasonal readings from 6.30pm. This event is free to attend with donations welcome.

Towards the end of the month Charlton House is getting a special visit from the man in red at his secret hideout and London headquarters. Meet Father Christmas on December 19 and 20 (from 4-6pm). Help him to sort the mail and check the naughty list with his elves, and create a unique tree decoration to take home. Tickets: £12 per child, £5 per adult.

Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? You can also check out the Charlton House gift shop for a unique range of Gisella Graham London decorations and homewares.

For more information call: 020 8856 3951 or visit

www.greenwichheritage.org/whats-on