London Christmas lights and window displays 2022-2023 The best places to view and enjoy Christmas lights in London this winter


Nothing says the winter months are here quite like the Christmas lights in London being switched on! There’s an air of festive joy across the city when the Christmas lights start appearing – whether that be the Oxford Street or Regent Street Christmas lights. With these fabulous Christmas light displays, just stepping foot out in the capital is bound to put you in a festive mood. Whether you plan to stick to central or are looking to branch out further to see what London has to offer in the way of Christmas lights and displays, carry on reading for the best in London Christmas lights 2022-2023. 


London Christmas Lights 2022-2023

Carnaby Christmas Lights 2022

This year Carnaby Street boasts the collective theme ‘Carnaby Celebrates’ which marks 25 years of shopping here! Expect to see a tribute to the Rolling Stones, planets, and even a big snowman!

Harrods Christmas Lights 2022 

Being one of the biggest and most famous department stores in the whole of London, Harrods’ window display is always a sight to behold. The windows will once again be extravagantly decorated in the appropriate Christmas colours of green and red.


London Christmas Lights


Kew Gardens Christmas Lights 2022 

Kew Gardens is set to be illuminated with over a million lights yet again. Take a stroll through the gardens as they display in all their Christmas glory, and choose a bite to eat from one of the many festive snacks on offer.

Oxford Street Christmas Lights 2022

This Christmas, Oxford Street will be decorated with 5,000 stars which are a true spectacle to behold once the sun has set. Late night Christmas shopping will never feel as festive with this stunning display in accompaniment. 

Regent Street Christmas Lights 2022

This display is known as ‘The Spirits of Christmas’ and is the biggest display in the country! There are 45 spirits hanging above the busy shopping street all embellished with stunning LED lights. You can find these lights switched on between 2pm and midnight each day (in order to save on some energy).

Covent Garden Christmas 2022

An evening trip to Covent Garden cannot help but put you in the mood for Christmas. As usual, Covent Garden will be decorated with its delightful mistletoe and bauble decorations from the ceiling as part of the London Christmas lights 2022.

Christmas in Belgravia 2022

If you are looking to go a little west, then Belgravia is set to be a true delight. White lights will be found across Elizabeth Street, Pimlico Road, Motcomb Street, Eccleston Yards and Halkin Arcade – and there will be other Christmas displays dotted about for your enjoyment.


London Christmas Lights 2022


Christmas at Kenwood 2022

Found on Hampstead Heath, Kenwood House is decking itself out with a Christmas light trail. You can expect to witness an array of installations – a laser garden and a projector hitting the stately home’s exterior.

Winter Light at the Southbank Centre 2022

The Southbank Centre is getting a festive touch as part of this year’s London Christmas lights. This year’s ‘Winter Light’ installation is a free open-air exhibition of light artwork from artists across the world. This artwork manipulates colour and film in addition to light, so it is set to be a great spectacle.  


If all this reading about the Christmas lights in London has put you in the festive spirit, then you might also be considering hosting a Christmas party this winter. 

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