The Elves are thrilled to announce that a new book featuring over 250 letters to Santa Claus will be released in October 2015. The book, entitled Letters to Santa Claus, is a dream-come-true for all of Santa’s merry helpers. This dedicated group of volunteers devote their time each Christmas season to help Santa answer every […]
The heat and humidity have arrived in southern Indiana, but with warm weather also brings the beginning of our summer season. We are now open daily, starting at 8:00 am CT. We hope you’ll be able to stop by for a visit soon! Santa and his Elves look forward to seeing you.
Spring can’t get here soon enough! We are looking forward to re-opening for the season and enjoying a great 2015. We will be open weekends in May, beginning Saturday, May 2, 2015. Please visit our Plan a Visit page for information on hours of operation. We look forward to seeing you soon!
UPDATE (3/1/15): We are no longer accepting applications for this position. Thanks! Though we’re still in a deep freeze here in southern Indiana, we are already looking ahead to the summer season! We will be hiring a summer intern in partnership with Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial. A stipend and housing will be provided. For more […]
Update (12/22/14): We are now closed for the season. Happy Holidays! The Elves are on their way back to the North Pole and the workshop is now closed for the season. Santa’s Elves helped Santa respond to a record number of letters in 2014 and we can’t thank those volunteer Elves enough for all their help. If you still […]
2014 is a big year for the Elves. It’s the 100th anniversary of the Letters to Santa program. And… we have an exciting new project! Santa’s Elves have partnered with Microsoft OneNote to create one giant wish list for Santa Claus. Each and every Christmas wish we receive will go on this list and we think […]
…to be jolly! This is a big year for Santa’s Elves and the Santa Claus Museum & Village, as 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of helping Santa answer all those letters to children around the world. We plan to celebrate in style and we hope you’ll join us! Visit our 2014 Christmas Events page to keep […]
Though warm weather lingers during the day in Santa Claus, Indiana, I sense a certain crispness in the morning air that hints at the coming of fall. Like many people, I eagerly anticipate those cool days, crunchy leaves, and the homey smell of a chimney fire in the evening. And with October only a few […]
As summer slowly winds to a close, we are wrapping up our full-time operation. Beginning Saturday, August 17, 2014, the Santa Claus Museum & Village will be open weekends only. Please see our Plan A Visit page for detailed hours and directions. Hope to see you soon!
Featured Letters to Santa
Who knew scented candles could be so dangerous?
Now that the pesky habit has been resolved, time to negotiate…
Nope, Daniel isn’t an adult. Just a kid that wants a house… and a picture of Santa...
This little guy wants a stocking full of candy and a copper colored Stingray bike for Christmas,...
He has lots of very particular items he’d like: “I want a trip to Pennsylvania by...