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Address: 101 St. Nicholas Drive, North Pole, AK 99705
Phone Number: 1-800-588-4078; 907-488-2200
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Super neat Place

Lots of items and decorations. Very very cool place to take your family or children,. They even have reindeer that you can watch out back

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Julian, North Carolina
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Julian, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lots of items and decorations. Very very cool place to take your family or children,. They even have reindeer that you can watch out back

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Seffner, Florida
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133 reviews 133 reviews
67 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Kinda hard to get into the Christmas spirit in July. There were so many Christmas decorations to choose from plus all the Santa knic knacks. The best part was the reindeers outside. I was disappointed that they had closed the campground.....

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Tacoma, Washington
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239 reviews 239 reviews
70 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This place is just fun. When we went Santa was "on vacation", but it was still fun to look through the shop and see the reindeer. It is a magical place for all.....

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Perth, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is pretty much the definition of a tourist trap, but then again how many people can say that they have been to Santa's house in the North Pole? You can see reindeer up close and get some great Christmas decorations. The town is tiny and we struggled to find any nice food nearby so eat up before you arrive... More 

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Big Island, Hawaii
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168 reviews 168 reviews
84 attraction reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I dropped over $100 here without even trying and I DON'T shop for souvenirs when I'm on vacation. However, it's totally cute and I would definitely go there again and I would recommend it to others.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I knew it wasn't open during the week in the winter because their website says so and their staff replied to my email asking just in case. But since I am SUCH A CHRISTMAS FREAK, I dragged my 2 teenagers with me, threatening their lives if they complained! So, I took pictures, made a little video to send to my... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

After two weeks of incredible experiences all over Alaska, we had a few hours free before returning home. We decided to visit Santa's House. We expected it to be a tourist trap aiming to please very young children, but nevertheless decided to go because we thought the kids in the family would be thrilled to receive a postcard from Santa.... More 

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North Pole, Alaska (God's backyard)
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Gift shop for Christmas items. They have some really beautiful things, plus typical gift shop items. I have had to really look for "Made in Alaska", would like there to be more. Kids love this place, even has reindeer. I take visitors there. They added a coffee shop inside and I believe you can get locally made ice cream outside... More 

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North Pole, Alaska
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My daughter worked there several years, it is a fun place to visit and see Santa on his slower time of the year in the summer. They have a good coffee shop and fudge made there in the store as well. Everyone is very nice and willing to help.

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West Wareham, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We thought that a trip to North Pole, Alaska to see Santa's house would be a hoot. The street lights looked like candy canes which was a plus. And the big Santa was fun. But basically you are visiting a store with a bunch of Christmas stuff to buy. The "letters to Santa" were posted on a little board in... More 

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