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Address: 69 N State Road 245, Santa Claus, IN 47579-6363
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+1 812-544-2434
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
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The Historic 1935 Santa Statue is "dedicated to the children of the...

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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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 around and look in some windows, looks like a real nice place. Santa is Huge and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Penny F
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Fayetteville, Georgia
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Fayetteville, Georgia
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214 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 santa in the post office when open.

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Thank Penny F
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 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.

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Thank Casey R
Livonia, Michigan
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41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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

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Thank 446raymondr
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226 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Doug E
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 a letter around Christmas.

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Thank Ross W
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
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 is a lot of fun to explore. Kids can also write letters to Santa at... More 

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Thank Barb W
Williamsburg, Virginia
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40 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Malibupipeline
Waverly, Tennessee, United States
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Chad P
Centreville, Virginia
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137 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Regina S
Carrollton, Ohio
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55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Excellent statue of Santa. It was revitalized and is great. Saw it as a child in it's original state before the renewal process - it looks better now. It will bring a smile to your face. The inscription at the base of the statue is so true.

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Thank Tom K

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