Victoriana at Wicklow Gaol
Published 07/11/2012 | 09:00
WICKLOW town will transform into a winter wonderland on November 24 as Wicklow's Historic Gaol launches a spectacular brand new Christmas experience, Victoriana.
Victoriana is an enchanting Victorian Christmas wonderland, celebrating the magical era when the Christmas that we know today was born.
Even before arriving at Victoriana, the excitement begins as the entire town of Wicklow has come on board to present a true Victorian experience for the whole family as they make their way to Victoriana at Wicklow's Historic Gaol.
Children and adults alike will delight as they drive into Victorian Wicklow Town. Real life Victorian shop fronts, Victorian ladies and gentlemen throughout the town and old world Victorian lampposts set the scene before you even arrive at Santa's magical world of wonder in Victoriana.
Children will be mesmerised upon arriving at Wicklow Gaol, where the magic of Victoriana brings dreams alive. Watch a life-size land of puppets, toys and magic appear. Only in Victoriana can you step inside a life-size doll's house, explore every room and discover the wonderful secrets of Toyland.
Victoriana is a captivating recreation of the 19thcentury Christmas world made popular in the charming festive tales of Charles Dickens. Watch in awe as enormous animated characters entertain you on your enchanting journey through Victoriana.
Feel the excitement of Victorian children at their Christmas party when you enjoy the hilarious traditional Punch and Judy show and try your hand at Victorian board games
A charming olde-world Victorian food and craft market complete with roast chestnuts, hot chocolate and other delights complete the experience for all the family at Victoriana in Wicklow Gaol.