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Where to See Santa In Birmingham

by BecSorby (follow)
Santa Claus is coming to Birmingham! Father Christmas is starting to pop up all over the city, meeting the children on Birmingham and listening carefully to their Christmas wishes (and deciding if they’ve been naughty or nice, of course.) A visit to Santa’s Grotto is an absolute must this Christmas, and here’s where you can find Father Christmas around Birmingham.


House of Fraser Grotto, Birmingham
Corporation Street, Birmingham, B2 5JS
From Thursday, 30 November to Christmas Eve
Website: https://www.houseoffraser.co.uk

Entry is £6 per child.
Photos start from £7.
To book, click here.

Image: House of Fraser

Glittering Grotto, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG)
Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B3 3HD
Weekends between Saturday, 2 December and Sunday, 17 December
Website: http://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Located in the centre of the museum.
Every child will receive a photo of them from Santa and a gift.
Morning and afternoon sessions available.
Tickets available on the day or by booking online here.
£5 per child.

Image: BMAG website

Santa and his Antarctic Creatures at the National SEA LIFE Centre, Birmingham
The Waters Edge, 3 Brindleyplace, Birmingham B1 2HL
From Saturday, 25 November to Sunday, 23 December
Website: https://www.visitsealife.com

Santa brings the North Pole to the National SEA LIFE Centre Antarctic Ice Cave!
Meet Santa surrounded by a family of cheeky Gentoo.
All children visiting Santa will receive a gift.
Come and see the underwater Christmas tree.
Watch The Polar Express in the 4D cinema.

North of Birmingham

Santa’s Grotto at Gracechurch Shopping Centre, Sutton Coldfield
Gracechurch Shopping Centre, The Parade, Sutton Coldfield, B72 1PL
From Saturday, 25 November to Christmas Eve
Website: https://www.gracechurchcentre.com

Santa will arrive at The Gracechurch Centre on Saturday, 25 November after the Town Centre Parade in his horse-drawn sleigh.
Come and enjoy lots of family-fun activities on the day.
Don’t miss out – book your spot to see Santa in his Grotto.
Entry is £6 per child.

South of Birmingham

Christmas Light Trail, Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Edgbaston
Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Road, Edbaston, B15 3TR
Starts Friday, 29 November and runs through to Monday, 1 January 2018
Website: http://birminghamchristmasgarden.co.uk

The trees and glasshouses of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens will be lit up in a magical after-dark experience.
Follow the jewel-coloured trail.
Ride the Victorian carousel, the steam-boat swing or step inside a giant bauble.
Look out for Santa!

Magical lantern Festival, Kings Heath Park, Kings Heath
64 Brent Road, Kings Heath, B30 2TP
5pm to 10pm every Wednesday to Sunday from Friday, 24 November Sunday, 17 December and then daily from Monday, 18 December to Monday, 1 January 2018 (closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)
Website: Book tickets here.

Experience the magical Christmas-themed life-sized and large-than-life lanterns in all shapes and forms.
Come and see the lantern Gingerbread House and the truly spectacular giant lantern recreation of the iconic Birmingham Central Library.
Meet the big man in red at Santa’s Grotto.
Food and drink areas.
Fairground rides for the kids.

Cadbury World Christmas Celebration Weekends
Cadbury World, Linden Rd, Bournville, Birmingham B30 1JR
Weekends from now until Sunday, 17 December then daily from Thursday, 21 December to Sunday, 23 December
Website: https://www.cadburyworld.co.uk

Lots of chocolatey festive fun for the family!
Come along and see ‘Aladdin’ the Panto!
Santa will be appearing in an exclusive stage show, complete with Christmas gifts for the kids.
Tickets start at £16.75 for adults and £12.30 for kids, with under fours going free.

Image: Aladdin the Panto at Cadbury World

Touchwood Christmas Grotto, Touchwood Shopping Centre, Solihull
Touchwood Shopping Centre, Homer Road, Solihull, B91 3GJ
From now until Christmas Eve
Website: https://touchwoodsolihull.co.uk

£5 per child to visit Santa and receive a gift!
To book in advance, click here.

Here are 5 great play cafes in Birmingham that are perfect to take the kids along to.
It’s not always easy getting out when you have pre-schoolers and toddlers who often don’t care much for rules and etiquette. That’s why places like Little Green Frog Café are such a breath of fresh air for parents.
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23 Mar - 15 Apr
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23 Mar - 24 Mar
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