“We Get Our Tree from Here Every Year”

“Lots of Amazing trees to choose from, millions of Fabulous decorations and a great atmosphere, lovely cafe with homemade cakes.”

We will be opening on the 

3rd October 2019 with a sale of 25% off for a limited time.


“Absolutely Magical!”

“The Magic of Christmas always has such friendly and helpful staff, with some stunning stalls with brilliant prices. Plenty of room to push a buggy down too! Can't wait to take my little girl to visit Father Christmas. Looking forward to my next visit already!”

“Lovely Christmas Decorations”

“Puts you in the mood for Christmas - lovely Christmas decorations and the kids get to see Father Christmas. Hope to go again this year”

Find Everything You Need for the Festive Season at Our Christmas Shop in Walkern, Hertfordshire

About Us

From the most beautiful decorations for your tree to stunning gifts, The Magic of Christmas is the only place to shop during the most wonderful time of the year. At our Christmas shop, based in the Old Rectory Farm, you will discover unique decorations of the finest quality at affordable prices. Santa also has his own grotto in our magical barn so your little ones can visit him and tell him what they would like for Christmas, this is open from November to December.

As a seasonal retail outlet in Walkern, Hertfordshire, we offer Christmas goods that are sourced from all over the UK. Established for more than 15 years, we source original products that won’t be found elsewhere. With wonderful, imaginative, stylish ideas to excite all the family, our experienced, dedicated staff will make your Christmas unforgettable with a unique shopping experience. Just make sure you stop and take in the amazing aroma of the popular Nordman Fir Christmas tree!

When you step into our enchanting Christmas shop, you will be captivated by our vast selection of sparkling decorations that add a touch of magic to your home during the festive season. You can choose from a wide range of quality suppliers, which include:

·  Wreaths

·  Garlands

· Artificial and Natural Christmas Trees

· Baubles

· Lights

· Gifts

· Table Accessories

 Grotto bookings can be made in November for weekends and the week before by calling the shop on 01438861100   £7.50 per child.

Come and visit the Nordic Tea Room while you wait.  Open 9.30 - 5pm Monday to Saturday  10 - 4 Sunday

Dates For The Diary 

Look out for our late night shopping in November 

with 25% Off !  

The Latest from The Magic of Christmas

Discover the latest news from probably the largest Christmas shop in Hertfordshire. You can bring your little ones to meet Santa while taking advantage of special offers on beautiful baubles and other elegant decorations.

Contact our Christmas shop and Santa’s grotto in Walkern, Hertfordshire, for some holiday cheer.

Latest News

Probably the largest Christmas Shop in the South of England!!

Visit Our New Nordic Tearoom

Enjoy a hot cup of tea or coffee and hot chocolate while having a snack during the cold months at our beautiful tea room.  Uniquely designed and styled with an Alpine-chalet theme, we greet you with a warm welcome and a delicious hot beverage. As well as using our new barista coffee machine for different hot drinks, we offer a selection of:

Paninis and other Italian foods

· Soup

· Delicious Cakes

· Savouries

· Biscuits

Our tea room opening times are as follows:

Monday - Saturday, 

9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Get in Touch


The Old Rectory Farm, 



Opening Hours:

Monday – Saturday, 

9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.


10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Proudly Serving Customers in the South East