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Christmas tree at Trafalgar Square Free

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Trafalgar Square Christmas tree. Copyright: James O Jenkins.
See the famous Trafalgar Square Christmas tree sparkle with hundreds of lights, and sing along to carols around the tree during the countdown to Christmas. Read More


Admire the magnificent Christmas tree, decorated in traditional Norwegian style, which stands tall in Trafalgar Square over the festive season.

The giant Norwegian spruce has been an annual gift to London from the people of Norway since 1947, in recognition of Britain’s support during the Second World War.

Each year, the 25-metre (82-foot) tree is illuminated with hundreds of lightbulbs set in vertical strings of light.

Don't miss the lighting of the famous Christmas tree. There is also usually a blessing of the crib ceremony, which features a torchlit procession and music from St Martin-in-the-Fields church.

You can enjoy carols around the Christmas tree with a series of concerts during the festive season.


Admission FREE

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Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square
+44 (0)207 983 4000

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