Old Fashioned Christmas at Bellevue Mansion
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Old Fashioned Christmas at Bellevue Mansion

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Old Fashioned Christmas at Bellevue Mansion

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Bellevue Mansion @ Bellevue State Park

911 Philadelphia Pike

Wilmington, DE 19809

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Old Fashioned Christmas Family Experience at Bellevue Mansion

Step back in time into the beautifully decorated Bellevue Mansion at Bellevue State Park.

Visit with Father Christmas (not Santa), sit and listen to stories/sing with our storyteller, take some time to view the train display custom designed for the holiday by the First State Model Railroad Club.

The Mansion in all its glory will provide you not only an old fashioned experience but also provide you with many holiday picture taking opportunities throughout the site. Bring your camera and cell phones to create your own Christmas Photos. No big bells and whistles or cost for pictures like in the mall but truly an old fashioned experience.

Diver Chevrolet on site collecting Toys for The Ronald McDonald House of Delaware (New unwrapped toys)

Adult tickets $10.00. Children 12 and under are free.

Please order tickets for all attendees. Children's tickets will be at no charge.

You are asked to select a timeframe.

You are not locked into the specific "two hour timeframe" but are committed to your ticket date.

(Attractions are subject to change)


What do I get for my $10 Ticket purchase?

You get an old fashioned family experience with many Christmas Photo opportunities at no extra charge. Bring your cell phone and camera to capture your pictures your way for your holiday gifts and cards.

In addition to the visit with Father Christmas, Bellevue Mansion will be beautifully decorated giving you many spots to capture your pictures beginning with the old fashioned sleigh stationed outside of this magnificent mansion.

You will also have a chance to enjoy the Customized Holiday Train Display and visit with the Story Teller.

Are Children Free?

Children age 12 and under are free but tickets are still required, There will be no charge for these tickets.

Do I need to know exactly when I am coming to get a ticket or is it good for any time?

*The doors open at 10:00 am and close at 6:00 pm Guests should arrive by 5:15 pm at the latest. No new entries as of 5:30 pm. *All open dates with the exception of Dec 10. (Event closes at 4:00 pm December 10 last entry should be at 3:15 pm on December 10)

You are not locked into the specific "two hour timeframe" but are committed to your ticket date.

Do I need to purchase a ticket in advance?

There are limited number of guests permitted in the mansion at one time.

All tickets need to be purchased on line in advance.

The on line ordering system will close 3 hours before each day ends.

Do you offer refunds if I am unable to attend after purchasing my ticket?

We do not offer a refund, however, you are welcome to share your ticket with a friend, co-worker or family member that can use your ticket if you are unable.

When should I arrive?

While we do not anticipate a long line or a waiting period, we have to limit access if we become over crowded.

The state parks usually have a park entrance fee, do I need to pay the park fee to enter?

Entrance and parking for the Old Fashioned Christmas at Bellevue

Will be at 911 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington

Is the Mansion Handicapped Accessible?

We are ADA compliant at each entrance and the restroom.

Can I bring my stroller inside?

Strollers are not permitted inside the mansion. We suggest leaving them in your car, however, if you feel you need your stroller for the line you can park it outside the mansion.

Bellevue Mansion, The State Park and WJBR are NOT responsible for any items left outside.

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Bellevue Mansion @ Bellevue State Park

911 Philadelphia Pike

Wilmington, DE 19809

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