Experiential value | Unique interaction | Memorable activities

Engaging children & adults

Great Grottos provide amazing experiential Christmas Grotto enhancements.

Magical Mini Christmas Trees

Upon arrival at the Grotto, Children plant a magic bean. During their visit, they will be amazed as Santa magically grows their bean into a real mini Christmas Tree to take home. Children decorate their trees with a fantastic array of decorations and whilst also receiving a special gift.
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Mini Christmas Trees

Interactive Christmas Grotto 3D Grottos

Great Grottos operate the UK’s busiest interactive 3D grotto.

We work with specialist partners capable of delivering 3D experiences to international theme park standard.

Insight | Delivering the Magic of Christmas

Award Winning Licensed GrottoAward Winning Branded Grottos

Great Grottos work with famous family brands to bring theatre, narrative and interactivity to the Santa experience.

Brand engagement allows our destination grottos to create wide reaching appeal. Insight | Award Winning Branded Grottos

Story Time with Santa Claus

Story Time with Santa

Children gather around as Santa reads tales from his giant story book whilst families follow in their books.

Each child keeps their book as a visit memento. New stories start each week and books with both words & pictures increase suitability for a wide age range.


Children build, personalise and dress their Snowman.

Personal photo opportunities are available via built in cut-out backdrops.



My Passport to Christmas’

Whilst waiting for Santa, Children receive their ‘Passport to Christmas’ full of activities and puzzels.

During their visit Santa will place a magical stamp inside to show they are on the Good List.

Elves also carry special stamps and stamps are available for retailer to provide.
Insight | ‘My Passport to Christmas’

Letter Writting to Santa ClausSanta Letter Writing

Popular Santa letter writing areas operate in addition to our traditional grottos and as standalone events.

Great Grottos provide tables, chairs, postbox and materials. Each give reason for repeat visits to the grotto and allow children to give their letter to Santa.

Santa’s Talking Post BoxSanta's Talking Christmas Post Box

Children can post their letter’s to Santa into a talking post box who comes alive with each letter.

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Santa’s Talking Post Box


Singing Animatronic Reindeer

Santa’s Singing Reindeer

Rudolph, Blitzen & Donner interact with one another and sing a Christmas song. Available wall mounted and box mounted with customised recordings.

Video demo | Santa’s Singing Reindeer

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