Archives for Santa’s Elves

6
Jan
2017
Thank you Elves

Thank you Elves

By Kathleen Crews on January 6, 2017 in News with No Comments

  In 2016, the Santa Claus Museum & Village welcomed hundreds of volunteer Elves who responded to tens of thousands of letters sent to Santa Claus. The Elf operation ran seven days a week, often lasting twelve or thirteen hours a day. We were thrilled to have scores of veteran Elves return to help Santa, […]

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1
Nov
2016
But What If There’s No Chimney?

But What If There’s No Chimney?

By Kathleen Crews on November 1, 2016 in News with No Comments

  Are you looking for the perfect Christmas gift? Do you know a child living in a house with no chimney? We’ve got something new for you! Santa’s Elves help Santa respond to letters sent from all over the world, and one of the most common concerns expressed in these letters is, “Santa we don’t […]

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19
Jan
2016
Thank You Elves

Thank You Elves

By Kathleen Crews on January 19, 2016 in A Day at the Museum News with No Comments

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. […]

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1
Jun
2015
New Book, Classic Letters

New Book, Classic Letters

By Kathleen Crews on June 1, 2015 in News with 2 Comments

UPDATE: 10/5/15 ** Letters to Santa Claus is now available! 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 […]

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21
Dec
2014
Mission Completed! 2014 is a Wrap

Mission Completed! 2014 is a Wrap

By Kathleen Crews on December 21, 2014 in A Day at the Museum with No Comments

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 […]

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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 Kathleen Crews 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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19
Mar
2013
We need those photos!

We need those photos!

By Kathleen Crews on March 19, 2013 in News with No Comments

Santa Claus Museum Seeks Photographs for a New Book on Santa Claus, IND (March 5, 2013) Santa Claus, Ind. – The Santa Claus Museum & Village is seeking photographs, letters, and other memorabilia related to the history of the town of Santa Claus, Indiana, Santa Fee, Indiana and the area surrounding the original town site […]

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16
Apr
2012
Opening in May!

Opening in May!

By santa-admin on April 16, 2012 in News with No Comments

We’re very excited to announce that the Santa Claus Museum will be open beginning the first weekend in May 2012. Crews are putting the finishing touches on the 1880 Santa Claus Church and the 1856 Santa Claus Post Office, recently moved to their new home here at the Santa Claus Museum. Construction on our site […]

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26
Jan
2012
Moving Right Along

Moving Right Along

By santa-admin on January 26, 2012 in A Day at the Museum Town History with 1 Comment

Every December, there are lots of jokes that Santa “works just one day a year.” But we know better, don’t we? And his Elves keep busy year-round, too. Take Millie, for instance. She is over by the former Betsy Ross Doll House in Holiday World. Former? That’s right. The doll house is moving out of the park! Don’t worry, […]

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25
Oct
2011
NOW CLOSED: Santa’s Elves Workshop

NOW CLOSED: Santa’s Elves Workshop

By santa-admin on October 25, 2011 in A Day at the Museum with 4 Comments

UPDATE-Dec. 22, 2011:  Santa’s Elves Workshop is now closed for the season. We wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. As always, we look forward to your visit in 2012! Please feel free to stop by and see the newly restored Historic 1935 Santa Statue. For directions to our […]

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