Experience a Spectacle of Light

Spectacle of Light is a glorious night-time experience bringing historic locations to life in a completely magical way. Each space is designed in a unique and amazing style creating wonderful immersive displays for all the family to enjoy.

Spectacle of Light at Boughton House
Spectacle of Light Rufford Abbey Country Park
Midsummer Lights Painswick Rococo Gardens


13 October – 6 November 2022

Explore Boughton’s magnificent geometric landscape, all illuminated under the stars. Discover the night-time wonder of this majestic setting as it plays host to an amazing Spectacle of Light and Sound.


Spectacle of Light Rufford Abbey Country Park

Rufford Abbey

03 November – 20 November 2022

Follow the White Rabbit and discover some of the amazing characters from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
Marvel at the Queen of Hearts, the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat!


Sudeley Castle Spectacle of Light
Dalkeith Country Park
Sudeley Castle Spectacle of Light new and exciting for 2021

Sudeley Castle

25 November – 30 December 2022

Explore this magical after-dark experience and follow the New illuminated trail around the beautiful grounds of Sudeley Castle now in its 7th Year. Enjoy the wonderful music as you discover each new secret of this romantic environment.


Dalkeith Country Park Spectacle of Light 2021

Dalkeith Country Park

02 December – 31 December 2022

Explore the night-time magic of Fort Douglas all lit under the stars. This year, pirates are taking over the Fort and looking for the treasure! Our after-dark family adventure is inspired by the characters in Treasure Island.


Spectacle of Light Haughley
Compton Verney Spectacle of Light
Haughley Park Spectacle of Light

Haughley Park

Returning in 2023

Discover the night-time wonder of Haughley Park and its gardens brought to life through a wonderful spectacle of light and sound. Explore this magical illuminated trail marvelling at the glorious gardens and majestic trees all lit under the stars.


Spectacle of Light Compton Verney

Compton Verney

Returning in 2023

Follow this beautiful illuminated trail through the majestic woodland, across the lake and onto the stunning lawns of this wonderful park. Marvel at the magnificent installations and listen to the echoes of nature in this wonderful Spectacle of sound and light.

Compton Verney

Experience illuminated trails around historic landmarks
Explore magical light show displays and enjoy festive food and cheer
Experience a Spectacle of Light with Moroccan lamps and light displays

What Visitors Have Said

..A magical place made more magical..

..The whole family absolutely loved it..

..Serene and romantic..

..The tulips were beautiful..

..The children were captivated..

..A beautifully dramatic environment..

..The moon was enchanting..

..Shows the castle at its best..

..We all absolutely loved it..