Join us at this most wonderful time of year by booking a festive 3 course dinner in one of our outdoor igloo pods. 

The transparent ‘igloos’ in our north courtyard can seat 2 to 6 diners from the same household/support bubble. You are limited to booking 1 igloo pod per transaction. 

Please do dress for the weather, our igloo pods will keep you dry, but it may get chilly! You’re very welcome to bring blankets to stay cosy. 

Your party will be allocated 90 minutes in your igloo pod. Time slots available are: 10am, 10.15am, 10.30am, 10.45am, 11am, 11.45, 12noon, 12.15, 12.30pm, 12.45, 1.30pm, 1.45pm, 2pm, 2.15pm, 2.30pm, 3.00pm, 3.30pm. 

Pre-booking is essential.

All members of your party must select a meal. After booking, please inform us of your menu choice from the selection below by the 11th December. Email BookingsAdminBMT@birminghammuseums.org.uk

Menu

Our festive dinner menu is £19.95 for adults and £9.95 for children. 

Starter 

Butternut squash & sweet potato soup, bread roll & butter

Mains 

Traditional roast turkey, stuffing, pigs in blankets & rich roast gravy 
Or 
Vegan Mushroom, leek & sage pie 

All main courses served with roast potatoes and festive vegetables

Dessert 

Chocolate ganache tart, vanilla cream & raspberry sauce 

Christmas party crackers are included.

Soft drinks will be available to purchase on the day. 

Please advise us if you have any allergies or dietary requirements: events@birminghammuseums.org.uk


Aston Hall will feel a little different to usual, but we are sure you will enjoy your visit and we look forward to welcoming you. This event will be a lovely opportunity to dine in one of our igloo pods. The gardens and Stable Yard Café will be open but the gift shop and Aston Hall itself will be closed. Staff on site will be wearing PPE or working behind perspex screens, we have enhanced cleaning schedules in place, and we will be asking you to observe social distancing guidelines at all times whilst on site. 

We are only accepting card payments, to limit personal interaction, with contactless preferred. 

Please remember to bring a face covering for use in our indoor spaces and please note that you are limited to booking 1 igloo pod per transaction which can seat up to a maximum of 6 people from the same household.