News & Events

Upcoming events...

Opening weekend is March 4th & 5th this year! We are busy making some minor changes and look forward to a new season with all our wonderful guests.


Red Hat Ladies Special!


Sunday November 12, 2017 & Monday, November 13, 2017
Treat yourself, or your Queen Mum, to some holiday magic as you stroll through 20,000 square feet of indoor displays celebrating Christmas magic, memories, history and traditions. Each Red Hat Lady who attends in her Red & Purple finery on one of these two days, will receive a special discounted rate.

Please call for additional questions 717.442.7950


SANTA WILL BE HERE!!!

November 24, 2017 - December 24, 2017

Santa will be here at National Christmas Center! He will be visiting with us from November 24, 2017 until December 24, 2017. Santa's Hours will again be the same as last year so please take note: He will only be here Thursdays through Sundays! Hours are: Thursdays, 10am to 5:30pm(last Museum tickets sold at 5:00pm), Fridays, 10am - 6:30pm (last Museum tickets sold at 6:00pm), Saturdays, 10am - 6:30pm (last Museum tickets sold at 6:00pm) and Sundays, 10am to 5:30pm(last Museum tickets sold at 5:00pm). December 24th, Christmas Eve Santa will be here 10am to 2:30pm (last Museum tickets sold at 2pm). We continue to offer "Photo's with Santa" at an additional cost but you do not need to purchase a photo to just sit and chat with Santa and tell him your Christmas Wish List! No personal photos, filming or use of electronic devices are allowed of or with Santa at any time, as we do offer the option of purchasing Photos. So please, stop on by and visit "SANTA" at National Christmas Center as he visits with us Thursdays through Sundays before he heads off around the world delivering presents to young and old!
(Museum admission is required in order to see Santa - personal photos, filming or use of electronic devices of Santa are not allowed any time - Thank You.)

Contact:Heidi heidi@nationalchristmascenter.com


Santa's Here!

November 24, 2017 to December 24, 2017
Thursdays through Sundays only!! (Santa will not
be with us Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays)

(must pay admission to Museum to visit with Santa)