Holiday Splendor

Experience Cranbrook House while it’s decorated for the holidays. Get inspired by holiday trees and tables while exploring the first floor exhibits on a scavenger hunt, watch a gold Lionel train roll down the track, and do some holiday shopping in our gift shop. This annual fundraiser presents fun for all ages - bring the entire family out and make it a holiday tradition! 

Friday, December 6, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm

Saturday, December 7, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, December 8, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Photograph of two women at Holiday Splendor 2017 in Cranbrook House.

General Admission 
General Public: $15 presale/$20 at the door
Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary Members (join now): $10 presale/$15 at the door
Cranbrook Educational Community Staff: $10 presale/$15 at the door
Children (5-10): $10 each
Children (4 and under): Free
(Children must be accompanied by an adult to visit Holiday Splendor.)

Presale runs Friday, November 1, 2019 through Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:00pm. Tickets are available online through the links below or at the door. Please show your email order confirmation on your mobile device (or print it out) at will call during the event to verify your reservation and claim your tickets. 

Registrations are nonrefundable. Purchase is valid for any one general admission day.

Saturday, December 7, 2019
9:00am - 11:30am

Sunday, December 8, 2019
9:00am - 11:30am

Santa Sighting Admission
Children (10 and under): $10 each
Adults: $15 each

Photograph of a family with Santa during Holiday Splendor at Cranbrook House, December 2018.

This is Santa's busy time of year and he can only see a limited number of children on his Cranbrook House stop. Reservations are required by Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:00pm.

Please register online through the link below or call 248.645.3149. Reservations are nonrefundable.

Thursday, December 5, 2019
6:00pm & 7:30pm

Yoga Admission
$35 per person

Downward dog into the holidays during this yoga class in the Cranbrook House Library. Sip on some seasonal teas and hot cocoa while being inspired by the holiday exhibits.

Photograph of a woman in a Santa hat practicing yoga at Cranbrook House during Holiday Splendor 2018.

Please register online through the link below or call 248.645.3149. Registration is required by Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 12:00pm as space is limited. Reservations are nonrefundable.

Mittens for Detroit Collection
Cranbrook House is proud to serve as a Mittens for Detroit collection site during Holiday SplendorMittens for Detroit, Inc. is a nonprofit with the purpose of collecting, purchasing, and distributing new mittens and gloves to children and adults in need in Detroit, and other underserved cities. Please consider bringing a pair of new gloves or mittens to donate.

Photograph of the Mittens for Detroit tree at Holiday Splendor 2019 in Cranbrook House.

Photography Policy
Guests are welcome to take photos inside Cranbrook House for personal use only. Professional photography is not permitted. Tripods, flash, and other photography equipment are not allowed. For more information on Cranbrook's photography policy, please click here.

Visitors may be photographed during the event by Cranbrook photographers. All photos taken by Cranbrook photographers become the property of Cranbrook and may be used for the purpose of promoting Holiday Splendor and Cranbrook.

Photograph of the Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary tree in the Cranbrook House Reception Hall during Holiday Splendor 2018.

Cranbrook House: 380 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

Free parking is available onsite and across the street at Christ Church Cranbrook. Complimentary shuttle service will be provided from the Christ Church Cranbrook parking lot to Cranbrook House during general admission. Shuttles are provided courtesy of The Suburban Collection and are driven by Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary volunteers.

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Photograph of a gold lionel train at Cranbrook House during Holiday Splendor 2018.

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