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Christmas Exhibition and Santa Claus Photography

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Address: Arctic Circle, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland

The Christmas Exhibiton is located in the Christmas House that itself is...

The Christmas Exhibiton is located in the Christmas House that itself is located in Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle - Santa´s Home (Rovaniemi, Finland). You can find here everthing in connection with Christmas around the world. It is a permanent exhibition that can be visited every year throughout the whole year.

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We popped in here following a visit to santa,really interesting but quite expensive.it didn't take long to visit but well worth it.

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great for the kids and adults, wonderful idea, call in and see the big man, lots of gift shops to pass the day.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We popped in here following a visit to santa,really interesting but quite expensive.it didn't take long to visit but well worth it.

Thank mariaherlihy6
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I feel like there could have been more done with this exhibition! It was very short and had a lot of advertising spots in it which I just walked right by. There were not many countries covered in the "how they celebrate Christmas" section although the Finnish section was great. It would be better if it was more interactive. The... More 

1 Thank emmakproductions
Milan, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

You access from Santa Claus Holiday Village reception and through a path flanked by elves and various elements of Lappish Christmas culture, you arrive in a room where you meet Santa. It has been a magic moment for my daughter and myself as we venture there not knowing what to find. And right there, in front us, no line and... More 

Thank SirJ0
Steyr, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The exhibition about tradition of Christmas and differences in celebrating it in different countries is very interesting. The only problem is that you cannot have a look at the complete exhibition without lining up for a picture with Santa Claus. The picture with Santra Claus himself is very expensive (€ 40.- and up)

1 Thank langoli
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We visited Santa here in early November and had a wonderful experience. The kids absolutely loved it. Santa gave them plenty of time and we gladly paid for the photos and video afterwards. The price was surprisingly reasonable as well.

Thank beaker1977
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This was a fun stop for the family and they do a great job here interacting and keeping the Christmas theme. There is a lot of local items for sale but make sure to look at the other shops in the complex as well. Only downside was the cost for pictures with Santa. A little too high for my taste... More 

Thank OrangeCat5813
Noosa, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Santa photos had long waiting time and when you finally got to meet him, we were very rushed through with having the photo taken, hardly time to think of seating position even. For 80AUD we would have preferred to have an 'ordinary' pic and a 'fun' one, both wouldn't have taken more than 10 mins but we were rushed through... More 

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

I was nice and pieceful meeting with Santa Claus. We have time to discuss some 5 min : apparrently in summer time is not as busy as in December in his village. We bought a little souvenir photo of our meeting which was 20 euro or something. The permanent exhibition about Christmas was not big put rich in information. One... More 

Thank Alsacetraveller
Lahti, Finland
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Christmas Exhibition is nice but not the Santa's room and himself. He seemed to be bored as no one stopped there for foto shooting.

Thank Jukka L

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