Santa’s Secret Postal Service

This Christmas Santa is returning to the most historical building in Dublin. Meet the Postmaster and his team of Elves to discover the magic of how letters reach Santa each Christmas! Join Mr. & Mrs. Claus for an unforgettable Christmas Experience in the secret grotto hidden in the GPO Courtyard.

Have you ever wondered how your letter to Santa makes it all the way to the North Pole from your letter box? Well here’s your chance to find out!
Don’t miss your chance to witness this magical Santa experience!

Santa Experience

The Journey

The GPO Courtyard will be transformed into Santa’s Secret Postal Service Village. The Postmaster will show how your letters make it to the North Pole and our cheery Elves will guide you through their favourite things about Christmas!
Meet Santa in his Magical Grotto where each child will receive a special gift from the man himself.
There will be arts and crafts for the children to enjoy while they are waiting to see Santa and the Elves. After the Santa Experience guests are welcome to visit the award winning museum with a complimentary audio guide and discovery trail for children.
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General Information


Selected dates from the 30th of November until the 23rd of December
Child ticket: €16.50
Adult ticket: €12.50

Your Christmas Experience Includes:​
  • A visit to Santa's Grotto and special journey through Santa’s Secret Postal Service village
  • Arts and crafts station for all children while waiting to access the experience
  • Personal visit with Santa Claus and gift
  • Hot chocolate and mince pies will be served
  • Self-guided visit to the award-winning GPO Witness History Museum 
GPO Witness History Museum is wheelchair accessible and buggy friendly.  Everyone is welcome!
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The Santa Experience

Christmas FAQ's

GPO Witness Experience

Our Frequently asked questions section provides additional information on some of the services we provide at The GPO Witness History Museum.

Christmas at the GPO Witness History Museum is one of Ireland’s most loved and sought after Christmas experiences!
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Both cards offer special admission rates to all Shannon Heritage day visitor attractions and evening entertainments in Counties: Clare, Limerick, Galway and Dublin. 

Members can also avail of discounts on all purchases at Shannon Heritage operated Tea Rooms and Gift Shops.

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