Christmas at Biltmore

Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit at the most enchanting place imaginable. The wonders of Biltmore House filled with masterpieces of art and Vanderbilt family treasures are enhanced with more than 55 exquisitely decorated Christmas trees, miles of garlands, hundreds of poinsettias, and more lights than you can count.

For a different view of America’s largest home adorned for the season, delight in Candlelight Christmas Evenings with candlelight and firelight accenting the décor and live music adding to the holiday setting.

Candlelight Christmas Evenings

biltmore house at night lit up with lit tree on front lawn

November 3, 2017 - January 6, 2018

Enjoy Biltmore House by flickering candlelight and cozy flames reminiscent of the first Vanderbilt family Christmas in 1895. The soft light reflects off thousands of sparkling ornaments during these reservation-only evenings.

Your admission includes:

  • Self-guided evening visit to Biltmore House
  • Live music by choirs and soloists
  • Daytime admission to Antler Hill Village & Winery, gardens, shops, restaurants, and The Biltmore Legacy, on the day of your Candlelight visit or the day after
  • Complimentary wine tastings at the Winery

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Christmas Daytime Celebration

biltmore house at christmas during day

November 3, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Explore Biltmore House with its priceless art and antiques enhanced by dozens of lavishly decorated trees, mantels and fireplaces adorned with greenery, ribbons, flowers, and ornaments, and creative Christmas finery across the estate.

Your admission includes:

  • Self-guided daytime visit to Biltmore House
  • Admission to Antler Hill Village & Winery and gardens
  • Complimentary wine tastings at the Winery
  • Vanderbilt wedding fashion exhibition at The Biltmore Legacy
  • Estate shops filled with unique gifts

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