Plan A Visit

Hours of Operation for December 2020

The Museum will remain closed.

December 5, 6, 12, 13, 19 and 20th

Write your letter to Santa in the historic 1856 Post Office!
One family at a time will be admitted.
We will accept reservations from 9 am – 1 pm on each of these days.
Send a message on Facebook or to to reserve your time! We will allow one family at a time after 1 pm and it will be on a first come first served basis.
Our bubbly elf Sophia will be back to help kids with letters!
Masks are required. Surfaces and writing utensils sanitized after each use.
9am – 5 pm CT
The museum will be remain closed.
Please call 812-544-2434 with any questions.

*Donations are always appreciated and help with postage!

You may place in “Donation” drop by the door.

We look forward to seeing you in 2020!

Visit Santa Claus, Indiana, and take a stroll through history at the Santa Claus Museum & Village. Pay a visit to the historic, 1935 Santa Claus Statue. Stop by the Original Santa Claus Post Office, where children can sit at antique school desks and pen their letters to Santa. Make sure to tour the stunning 1880 Santa Claus Church. And stop by the Santa Claus Museum to read children’s letters to Santa dating back to the 1930s. Don’t forget to do some shopping in the museum gift shop for a souvenir of your visit.

Group Visits: 

If you would like to schedule a visit for your tour group, school, club, or organization, please contact us at 812-544-2434 or for fees and details.

Admission is free and open to the public, but we do rely on your generous donations to help fund the museum’s efforts to preserve our history for the enjoyment of future generations. All donations and gift shop proceeds also help Santa’s Elves purchase the postage necessary to mail thousands of letters from Santa each year. We suggest a donation of $2 per person or $5 per family.

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Santa Claus Museum and Village
69 N. State Road 245
Santa Claus, IN 47579
(812) 544-2434

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