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Santa Specials


With a festive ride on the Light Railway

8th/9th and 15th/16th December 2018

Live animals • Toy Workshop • Seasonal Refreshments & Gifts

Children: £13.50, Adults: £8.50

Book early to avoid disappointment!

Bookings may be made by telephone whenever the museum office is staffed.
Please be patient and keep trying if the line is engaged - we can only deal with one thing at a time.

Use our online ticketing or phone us NOW on the usual number (01252 795571) to book your place!

Trains every quarter hour are waiting to take you to Santa from 11am to 6pm.

Once again this year we will only be able to see children who have pre-booked. Please also note that once a booking is paid for, it can neither be cancelled nor changed. The museum itself is not open during Santa Specials.

Santa's elves and all their Rustics helpers are now busily preparing for his Special Event – moving the museum exhibits out of the way for now, checking out and fitting all the myriad of lights, preparing all the things that Santa and his visitors expect to see; the animals and the decorations! There might even be a glass of punch and a mince-pie for parents.

All the toys are being made and prepared, but, as always, there will still be a few last-minute jobs in Santa's Workshop to be done that need the help of small hands – the signs to be hammered and the toys to be tested – before seeing the man himself in his Grotto and (if you have been good) getting something to remember from him!

Santa's Helpers
Train Ride
Santa's domain