‘Tis the season….
…for ice skating to a heritage backdrop. This classic winter scene has become a seasoned means of transforming the atmosphere of otherwise cold and dank buildings into a dynamic crowd-puller.
Does London have all the fun? No – but the rinks it does offer are stunning!
Somerset House ice rink
The Natural History Museum
Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey
Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Regionally there are some scenic locations at the following:
Winchester Cathedral, Winchester
Winchester Cathedral – events
City Hall Lawn, Civic Centre, Cardiff
Cardiff ice rink
Brighton Pavillion, Brighton
Longleat, Warminster, Wiltshire
Longleat – icerink
For a comprehensive list of ice rinks across the UK click here to visit The Rink Report.
Do share other ways historic settings are being used as a backdrop to festive activities.