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Visit Santa! Vintage Sleigh Experience

This Christmas make family memories to cherish!

Click here to book online in advance | £11 per child, includes two accompanying adults

Designed for all 

Take a ride on an enchanting vintage sleigh, pulled by two trusty reindeer. Meet Santa, tell him your Christmas wishes, and collect your gift from our elf’s toy shop. A magical feast of festive activities await across the museum, as admission is included in the ticket price! 

What to expect this year:

  • Vintage Sleigh Ride
  • Meet Santa
  • Christmas trail within the museum
  • Fun festive activities across museum galleries
  • Free admission to the museum for the day
  • Token gift for each child


The Vintage Sleigh Ride includes museum admission tickets for the day of your visit. 

Please arrive on time - visitors will be allocated their Sleigh Ride and Santa visit within the pre-booked 30 minute slot.

Please note that the Coventry Transport Museum closes at 5pm. For sleigh ticket holders with slots from 3.30pm onwards, if you wish to visit the rest of the museum, it is recommended that you do so before you visit the sleigh area

There are no gifts for adult riders of the sleigh.

FREE for under 1s who do not require a gift when accompanying a paid visit.

10% off in the shop for ticket holders (excluding books).

If you are bringing additional adults without additional children, each extra adult will require a separate ticket, priced at £11 each.

Dates for our SEN Sessions are currently being finalised. To express your interest, or to enquire about bookings for other schools or community groups, please email

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