Victorian Christmas Market 2023

02 Dec 2023 - 03 Dec 2023

Gather under the gas lamps and celebrate the start of the festive season as the much-loved Victorian Christmas Market returns to Sheffield's Kelham Island Museum for a weekend of traditional cheer 2 & 3 December.

Unique Gifts & Local Makers
Over 80 market stalls selling an array of Sheffield made wares, quality gifts and seasonal goods, you'll find the perfect presents and stocking fillers for your loved ones.

Eat, Drink & Be Merry
Enjoy food and drink, from traditional hog roast to wood fired pizza. Relax in the Millowners Arms or warm up with a mulled wine. Enjoy the thrill & excitement of the Family Fairground with rides, games and fairground favourites to feast on.

Join in the Festive Cheer, Singing Loud for all to Hear
Magical music and merriment from local brass bands, musicians, choirs and carollers on the Music Hall Stage. Don't miss the wonderful walkabout characters, traditional dancers and the amazing Snow Queen on stilts.

Family Fun & Santa comes to Sheffield
You'll be spoilt for choice with Christmassy crafts in Santa's Workshop, miniature engine rides on the Kelham Flyer, the return of the Selfie Sleigh plus meet the main man himself in Santa's Grotto.

Marvel at the Museum
Explore the galleries, learn about Sheffield's steel story and feel the floor shake as the mighty River Don Engine runs on the hour, every hour!


Adults £8 | Children (under 16) FREE

Additional Information

Photos by Ian M. Spooner 

Saturday 2 December, 10am-6pm
Sunday 3 December, 10am-5pm

There is a limited amount of pre-booked tickets available here that allow speedier entry, but you can also just turn up and pay on the day at the ticket desk.

There is no parking at this event, so Sheffield Museums kindly ask that you travel by public transport or use nearby public car parks. The nearest Supertram stop is Shalesmoor.

Assistance dogs only.