Celebrate the Season at Holiday Walk

November 29 – December 23, 2024

It’s the most wonderful time of year! Meadow Brook Hall’s annual Holiday Walk brings the magic of the season alive with an unforgettable series of activities and special events. Experience the wonder of our more than 50 magnificent trees—including a 10-foot tall Poinsettia tree created by 150 live plants, dazzling trimmings, and lights galore!

Tickets will go on sale in October 2024

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About Holiday Walk

Holiday Walk is a self-guided indoor tour featuring incomparable holiday sights and decorations inside Meadow Brook Hall, the historic mansion and National Historic Landmark located in Rochester on the campus of Oakland University.

For more than 50 years, Meadow Brook Hall has delivered a breathtaking holiday experience, transporting visitors through the historic mansion decked in shimmering splendor. Experience the wonder of our more than 50 magnificent trees, flickering fireplaces, and lights galore! Holiday Walk invites you to explore the 110 room estate from the Grand Ballroom to the beautiful bedrooms and visit Santa on select Saturdays! Perfect for a special day date or family outing.

Enjoy our enchanting collection of special holiday events, including Starlight StrollHoliday Tea and Santa Saturdays!

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Plan Your Visit

All Holiday Walk tickets must be purchased online in advance.

Holiday Walk tickets are booked for a specific date and time. Guests must arrive during the entry time on their tickets and expect to spend about an hour on the tour.

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Ticket Prices


Holiday Walk Winter Wonder Lights
Adults 13+$20.50$22.50
Youth 3-12$8$12.50
Child 0-2FreeFree
Meadow Brook Members*$10.25$11.25
Seniors 62+$15.50
Tues. & Wed.
on Value Nights
Military & Veterans$15.50$18.50
OU Students**FreeFree

The Holidays at Meadow Brook will run rain, snow or shine. No refunds will be issued unless Meadow Brook cancels due to unforeseen circumstances.

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Visitor Information

Holiday Walk is an indoor, daytime event. It will take place rain, snow or shine.

Parking is free.

Most areas of Holiday Walk are accessible to wheelchairs and power scooters, however strollers must be left with Visitor Services.

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Winter Wonder Lights

Winter Wonder Lights is a self-guided outdoor event featuring unique light displays across the grounds of Meadow Brook Hall, located in Rochester on the campus of Oakland University.

It will be a special evening of lights, music and magic where visitors can explore the National Historic Landmark at its most festive. Enjoy fun concessions such as glow-in-the-dark cotton candy and hot chocolate. There will be seasonal and specialty drinks, bonfires and more!

Winter Wonder Lights at Meadow Brook Hall

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Enjoy Local Dining Discounts!

Looking for a great local dining experience close to Meadow Brook? Eat at Patti Finnegan’s Pub during the holidays and save 15% off any meal when you show your Holiday Walk or Winter Wonder Lights tickets. Children 12 and under also eat free on Sundays during the holidays with the purchase of a full, adult dinner entrée. More information, including hours and menu details can be found at pattifinnegans.com.

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The Holidays at Meadow Brook are presented by:

Oakland University Credit Union

Holidays at Meadow Brook Gold Sponsor:

Renewal by Andersen

Holidays at Meadow Brook Silver Sponsor:

Lincoln of Troy

Senior Days at Holiday Walk are sponsored by:

Pomeroy Living


*Meadow Brook Members receive half-off admission to Holiday Walk and Winter Wonder Lights. Ambassador level members go free. A promo code must be entered at checkout. For questions, contact Lauren Guzzardo at 

**Oakland University students must show their OU ID at the time of redemption.