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1935 Santa Statue

69 N State Road 245, Santa Claus, IN 47579-6363
+1 812-544-2434
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Fun place for a picture

This is a nice roadside attraction to visit and a fun place to take a picture. It is right next to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathy B
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Illinois
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It's a great place to stop.

The gates were open but the church, post office and museum were closed. We were able to walk... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Penny F
,
Fayetteville, Georgia
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The Historic 1935 Santa Statue is "dedicated to the children of the world." Standing 22-feet tall and weighing 40-tons, the Santa Statue just underwent a full-restoration, returning the iconic figure of Santa back to his original condition. The public is free to visit the statue during the day or when it is beautifully lit at night.
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  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“post office” (9 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (2 reviews)
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69 N State Road 245, Santa Claus, IN 47579-6363
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+1 812-544-2434
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice roadside attraction to visit and a fun place to take a picture. It is right next to the Santa Claus post office and museum, and the candy store is right down the street.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The gates were open but the church, post office and museum were closed. We were able to walk around and look in some windows, looks like a real nice place. Santa is Huge and has some history around his base. Kids can write letters to...More

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

A good spot to get a family photo. There are 4 areas to visit at this location. Younger kids might enjoy the site, older kids of teenager age might be a lil tart about have family photo.

Thank Casey R
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

It was a great statue of Santa Claus. Nice photo op. It was part of the museum and first post office

Thank 446raymondr
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

First Santa Statue in Santa Claus Indiana. Neat area of shops and museum post office and a amusement park. We stopped early in the morning for pictures and nothing was open. Looked like a lot of fun.

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This was pretty cool piece of history and there's a nice pad out front to take a picture so Santa is in the background. The post office nearby is neat to as your child can write a letter to Santa and they will mail them...More

Thank Ross W
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The 1935 Santa statue is very pretty and a great place to take a family photo to commemorate your visit to Santa Claus, Indiana. Obviously, it's simply a statue, not much to explain there, but right next to it is the Santa Claus museum which...More

Thank Barb W
Reviewed 30 June 2016

What can I say, it is a statue of Santa Claus, fits with the name of the town and the Christmas theme.

Thank Malibupipeline
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

Nice statue to stop and see if you go by the museum and post office. If you have younger kids I would recommend it.

Thank Chad P
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Its a statue of Santa Claus. I would suggest going out of your way for the statue, but if you are visiting the museum, take a walk up the path to see the statue of Santa Claus.

Thank Regina S
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