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Visit Santa! Vintage Sleigh Ride and Winter Wonderland

Coventry Transport Museum, Hales Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 1JD

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Sleigh Ride Coventry Transport Museum 2018


Wander through a magical winter wonderland of festive activities and snowy scenes before taking a ride on an enchanting vintage sleigh, pulled by two trusty reindeer. Your next stop? Lapland. Meet Santa, tell him your Christmas wishes, receive a magic key and collect your gift from our elf's toy shop.
So, what's new for 2019?
A walk-through winter wonderland
A new toy shop experience
Revised pricing structure
Reduced admission into the museum for those who want to 'make a day of it'

Weekly Opening Times:

Monday 2 – Friday 6 December: 11.00am – 5.00pm

Saturday 7 – Sunday 8 December: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Monday 9 – Friday 13 December: 11.00am – 6.00pm

Saturday 14 – Sunday 15 December: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Monday 16 – Friday 20 December: 11.00am - 6.30pm

Saturday 21 – Sunday 22 December: 8.30am – 6.30pm

Monday 23 December: 8.30am – 6.00pm

The Vintage Sleigh Ride and Winter Wonderland is a separate activity to the museum's permanent exhibitions and museum admission tickets are not required. Entry to the museum is free for Go CV cardholders and heavily discounted admission tickets are available as an add-on to the sleigh experience for £2.

Children: £8 with gift (two accompanying adults admitted free per child) Additional accompanying adults can be added for £1.50 per adult. E.g. 1 child riding with 4 accompanying adults would cost £11.00

Adult (without child): £5

There are no gifts for adult riders of the sleigh.

This event is drop-in only.

Schools or community groups must pre-book.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Child£8.00 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

Most buses stop at Pool Meadow bus station or on Trinity Street, both of which are a 2 minute walk from the Museum. Coventry has a Park & Ride service, which has a stop-off point at the Junction of Corporation Street and Burges, which is very close to the Museum. The route operates from Coventry's War Memorial Park situated on the Kenilworth Road/ A45. Find out more about Coventry's Park & Ride service.

Tel: 024 7623 4270

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Opening Times

2 Dec 2019 - 23 Dec 2019
Monday - SundayOpen

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