On Your Skates at Somerset House
We can feel the winter chill and festive feelings in the air which goes hand in hand with mulled wine, mince pies and ice skating! made and our guests were invited to get into the festive spirit early and experience Skate at Somerset House before it officially opens to the public on the 15th November.
Enjoy the perfect winter day out at Somerset House.
15 November 2017 – 14 January 2018
'London’s most glamorous skating venue' - Time Out
'Stunning’ - London Evening Standard
The stunning Edmond J. Safra Fountain courtyard is the backdrop to London’s most beautiful ice rink, where you can skate day or night with family and friends. New for 2017, Skate Lates is a specially curated programme of music to the rink throughout the season - the perfect start to your weekend. Après-skate, treat yourself at Fortnum’s Lodge with one of Skate Extras – all designed for two to share - or watch the action rink-side with a drink or warming snack from the Skate Lounge.
Make your visit extra special with a Skate Extra to have after you skate. All designed for two to share, these should be booked in advance and are served in Fortnum’s Lodge: Champagne & Chocolate Fondue; Wine & Cheese Fondue, Champagne & Smoked Salmon Platter and new for 2017 Mulled Wine & Sharing Mince Pie with Clotted Cream.
Visit the Fortnum’s Christmas Arcade – a one-stop shopping destination open daily throughout the season until 1 January, and is the perfect place to find all your Christmas gifts.
Everyone can hone their skills at Skate School lessons and courses. Young skaters can find their feet on the ice with Polar Cub Club.
'Winter just wouldn’t be complete without Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason' - Marie Claire
BOOK NOW somersethouse.org.uk/skate
Pictures by John Sansom for made / Presslink.