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Jun
2015
New Book, Classic Letters

New Book, Classic Letters

By Emily on June 1, 2015 in featured slider News with No Comments

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 […]

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2
Mar
2015
2015 Season

2015 Season

By Emily on March 2, 2015 in A Day at the Museum News with No Comments

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!

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30
Jan
2015
Internship Opportunity

Internship Opportunity

By Emily on January 30, 2015 in News Uncategorized with 3 Comments

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 […]

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2
Dec
2014
Santa’s Elves, OneNote and One Giant Christmas List

Santa’s Elves, OneNote and One Giant Christmas List

By Emily on December 2, 2014 in A Day at the Museum News Uncategorized with 1 Comment

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 […]

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16
Aug
2014
Late Summer Hours

Late Summer Hours

By Emily on August 16, 2014 in News with No Comments

  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!

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11
Jun
2014
The Perks of Museum Membership

The Perks of Museum Membership

By Emily on June 11, 2014 in News with No Comments

        Our annual membership drive is underway and we’re hoping to recruit a few good men and women to join the ranks of our museum supporters. We love serving the community and in an effort to keep the Santa Claus Museum & Village open and accessible to everyone, we do not charge […]

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21
May
2014
Welcome to 2014

Welcome to 2014

By Emily on May 21, 2014 in News with 2 Comments

This summer marks our third season as the Santa Claus Museum & Village and we have lots more fun in-store for you this year. Stop by the museum and check out our new “Under the Christmas Tree” exhibit, highlighting what children in Santa Claus, Indiana, may have received on Christmas morning in years past. View […]

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9
Apr
2014
Opening Day is Right Around the Corner

Opening Day is Right Around the Corner

By Emily on April 9, 2014 in News Uncategorized with 2 Comments

Mark your calendars! Opening Day at the Santa Claus Museum & Village is  Saturday, May 3, 2014. This year brings new exhibits, events and even new partners. Stay tuned for updates. For more information on our upcoming hours of operation, please go to our Plan a Visit page.  

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7
Nov
2013
Why Santa Claus Came to Town…

Why Santa Claus Came to Town…

By Emily on November 7, 2013 in News Special Events with No Comments

Looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Santa Claus will be on-sale just in time for the holidays! The latest book in Arcadia’s Images of America series will be available on Saturday, December 7, 2013.  Current and past residents of Santa Claus, Indiana, contributed hundreds of photos and memories. Thanks to their stories, the book boasts more […]

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21
Jun
2013
Hit the Brakes

Hit the Brakes

By Emily on June 21, 2013 in News with No Comments

Our giant Santa Claus Statue has recently been named a Brake-Worthy Attraction! Pick-up a copy of the new, 2014 Deluxe North America Road Atlas by Kappa, and turn to the special section on Roadside Attractions. You’ll find the Santa Claus Statue listed as one of the two, must-see, “brake-worthy” attractions in Indiana.  Standing 22-feet-tall and […]

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