Christmas Canapé Reception

Mingle under the holly with friends and colleagues this winter, with an exclusive Christmas canapé reception at Barley Hall.


Our Christmas canapé package is the perfect fit for anyone organising a relaxed festive get-together with work colleagues, key clients or simply close friends and family. Taking place across the 14th century townhouse of Barley Hall, your guests are in for a Christmas party inspired by the Middle Ages but still delightfully modern!

Our specially chosen canapé selection is festive in its approach with all the flavours on offer that make this everyone’s favourite time of the year. Plus, all your drinks are included in the package price as well exclusive access to all of Barley Hall, including the special ‘Wolf Hall Comes to York’ exhibition on the first floor.
Explore the Package Details in More Detail: 

Package Details       Times Cost
  • Exclusive 2 hour hire of the Hall, including the opportunity to explore the two special exhibitions on display, including ‘The Lost Traditions of Medieval Christmas Rediscovered’
  • Christmas canapé reception (12 canapés per head)
    Welcome drink of mulled wine
  • 1/2 bottle of wine or mead per person including alternative soft drink option & unlimited jugs of water.
  • Festive background music
  • Your own personal hospitality co-ordinator will take you through from booking to delivering the event, giving you peace of mind when organising your perfect Christmas celebration.





  • Exclusive hire of Barley Hall – £300


  • Plus – £25 per person for catering (20-100 guests)


  • Please note prices exclude VAT


Looking for Something Extra?

The following options can be added to your package, creating a tailor-made experience:

Live Medieval Minstrels*: £350

Medieval Combat entertainment*: £100

Extra hour of Hall hire: £75.00 per hour

Cash Bar: £100

Book Today and Enjoy a Medieval Christmas

Contact us today on 01904 653848 or email and a member of the team will be back in touch as soon as possible.