National Coal Mining Museum

National Coal Mining Museum / Events / Sat 24 Nov to Sun 23 Dec 2018 (1 month)

Santa Underground

Santa Underground

Visit Santa in his underground grotto & get your Christmas off to a magical start.

Get your Christmas off to a magical start - come and visit Santa in his underground grotto!

Santa is 140m underground this Christmas, greeting mini miners and their friends, so don't miss out on the Christmas fun.

A unique experience for all the family to enjoy together.
Under 5's can go underground to visit Santa too.

Tours take place on the hour and half hour.

Sat 24th & Sun 25th November - 10am to 4pm

Sat 1st December - Sun 2nd December - 10 am to 4pm

Sat 8th & Sun 9th December - 10am to 4pm

Sat 15th & Sun 16th December - 10am to 4pm

Mon 17th & Tues 18th - 10am to 4pm

Wed 19th & Thurs 20th - 10am to 5pm (after school visits available)

Friday 21st December - 10am to 4pm

Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd Dec - 10am to 4pm
Child £7.50 (incl gift and certificate)
Adults £5.50

Booking Fee £2

Tel: 01924 848806 to book your place.

Booking is essential.

Some of the wonderful comments about visitor's experiences...

"Absolutely fantastic, best Santa visit."

"Magical experience visiting Santa with our twins. We all loved it and visit the Museum regularly. Very friendly and helpful staff always."

"Fantastic staff at Santa visit. Guide was great and best Santa ever. Come every year."

"Came to see Santa @ Pit event. Very well organised & safe for youngsters. Pit was decorated lovely, Grotto very authentic, Santa was lovely!!"

"The Santa Grotto was amazing & Santa & his helper were lovely. Thank you."

"Best ever Father Christmas experience."

"A wonderful visit to Santa Underground. Our 4 grandchildren aged 4 to 6 absolutely loved it."

"The santa was amazing best i have seen and the gift were brilliant thankyou so much we will back again."

"We have seen 5 Santa's this year and this was our favourite by far and the best Santa too. My little boy said he would leave him a pork pie on Xmas eve, which went down well with Santa. He was really genuine and made such a fuss of them and all my family (9 of us)."

For more information visit

Event Location

The National Coal Mining Museum for England

Caphouse Colliery
New Road
West Yorkshire

Telephone: 01924 848 806

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