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Come and experience a magical moment thanks to the Christmas festivities in Gruyères.

Everyone will find the ideal activity to experience the magic of Christmas in the medieval city of Gruyères. Numerous activities are available to visitors, with the Christmas Market as the highlight.
 
Christmas atmosphere and decorations | From the 5th of December 2020 until the 10th of January 2021
From the beginning of December, Gruyères puts on its robe of light and sparkles with a thousand lights. This atmosphere comes to life thanks to the Christmas decorations that illuminate the facades of the historic houses. This enchanting atmosphere, which lasts until 10 January 2021, is completed by the gentle festive melodies that fill the city between 12:00 and 21:00.
 
A Christmas exhibition at the Château de Gruyères | From the 10th of December 2020 to the 21st of February 2021
From the 23rd of November, the Château de Gruyères is offering its traditional Christmas exhibition. "Waiting for Christmas | Historical Advent Calendars" retraces the history of Advent calendars thanks to objects on loan from three private collections.
 
Treasure hunt and elf mailbox | From the 5th of December 2020 until the 10th of January 2021
The Tourist Office of Gruyères organises several activities for families, with a small gift included. A treasure hunt allows the whole family to (re)discover Gruyères thanks to a self-guided tour. An elf letterbox also allows children to write to Father Christmas' elves.