Visit Santa! Vintage Sleigh Ride

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  • 24-Nov-2018 - 23-Dec-2018
  • Culture Coventry
  • Age Friendly
  • £6.00
Visit Santa! Vintage Sleigh Ride
Fantasic For Families
  • Transport Museum Coventry
  • Children £6 / accompanying adult (up to three adults per child) £1.50. Entry fee includes a gift per child. Adult £5

This Christmas make family memories to cherish! Join us for a magical ride on an enchanting vintage sleigh... Journey to Lapland on this magical moving ride, pulled by two trusty reindeer.  Meet Santa, tell him your Christmas wishes and receive a special gift. After 60 years at the Co-op department store, Santa’s Sleigh ride moved to Coventry Transport Museum and families can once again enjoy the magic and tradition of a visit to Santa on this extraordinary vintage ride. An experience like no other, the sleigh is uniquely nostalgic. They don't make them like this anymore!

Santa’s Top Tip #1 It gets very busy as it gets near to Christmas so avoid the queues by coming to see Santa as soon as you can.Santa’s Top Tip #2 Remember we are open in term time which is an ideal quieter time to bring pre-schoolers to enjoy their visit.Santa’s Top Tip #3 Share your visit to see Santa using #visitsanta2018 

Please note:This year there will be no timed tickets, simply purchase your tickets from the sleigh area and queue to ride.

Sen sessions: for people with a learning disability such as autism. During these sessions the space will be adapted with a low sensory offer. Please call 024 7623 7523 to book or for further enquiries (weekdays only). Available on the following dates and times:Thursday 29 November (10.00am - 11.00am)

Thursday 6 December (10.00am - 11.00am)

Thursday 13th December (6.00pm - 7.00pm)

Thursday 20th December (6.00pm - 7.00pm)


Late night opening: last admission 6.30pm

Wednesday 19 December


Entry fee includes a gift per child.Queues are expected particularly in the last week before Christmas and at weekends, please visit midweek and early weeks to enjoy a quieter experience. We reserve the right to close the ride at any time during busy periods.Visitors in a wheelchair can be assisted to the sleigh and with the help of a carer transfer into the sleigh.

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