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Halloween is our second favorite holiday, and this year’s All Hallows’ Eve event promises to be the best and spookiest yet. On October 29, 2016, we are hosting a book signing with Sean McHugh and Katie McHugh Parker to launch the new (and final) book in their wonderful children’s book series. In A […]
Winter has flown the coop and spring has sprung! We all know that April showers bring May flowers, but April also heralds the coming of a new season for us at the Santa Claus Museum & Village. We will be open for the 2016 season as of Saturday, May 7, 2016. We’ll be open weekends in May and […]
Dear Elves, We cannot thank you enough for all of your support, dedication, assistance and good cheer this holiday season. We had a record breaking Christmas; in only 21 days, approximately 200 Elves answered over 22,000 letters. We benefited from the knowledge of our veteran Elves and we were thrilled to welcome many new Elves. […]
Just a quick reminder that we are now open weekends only! Stop by and see us on Saturdays or Sundays throughout the fall season. We have a lots of lovely exhibits and it’s never too early to write your letter to Santa Claus! Visit our Plan A Visit page for more information.
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 (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 […]
UPDATE: Donut Truck Operations on hold. 7/17/14 – White Squirrel Donuts has decided to focus on their storefront location in Rockport, Indiana, and will be suspending the donut truck operation at the Santa Claus Museum & Village for now. We hope to welcome them back to Santa Claus sometime soon and we’ll be sure to keep […]
We are dedicated to supporting the local community and providing items in our gift shop made here in southern Indiana. Whether you are visiting town for the weekend, or live right next door, we have a great selection of locally made merchandise that will fit any occasion. Need a snack to satisfy your sweet tooth? […]
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...