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Santa Claus Main Post Office

Welcome To Santa Claus' Main Post Office!

Receive a real letter from Santa Claus > 

Santa Claus’ Main Post Office—the only official Santa Claus’ post office—is part of the official network of Finland’s post office, Posti. At the Arctic Circle, you can enjoy the atmosphere of Christmas every day of the year. Merry Postal Elves warmly welcome you in seven different languages!

Opening hours & how to find us >

Santa Claus' Main Post Office

Take a look inside Santa's Main Post Office and enjoy the unique Christmas atmosphere.

Santa's postal elves light the candles for the lanterns at Santa Claus’ Main Post Office and take care of the mail sent to Santa and the nearby residents. With the bell on their elf hat jingling, elves patter around in their to get the mail out at the right time, either on the same day or in time for Christmas. 

At the Santa's main post office you can find a wide assortment of Christmas souvenirs, gift items, stamps, postcards and other products related to the collection and study of stamps. You can order products with Santa Claus’ Main Post Office logo also from the online store

 

 

Santa Claus receives almost half a million letters from all around the world every year

Since 1985, Santa Claus has received approximately 17 million letters from almost 200 countries! You can also write a letter to Santa Claus! His address is:

Santa Claus
Santa Claus' Main Post Office
Tähtikuja 1
96930 Arctic Circle, FINLAND

You are warmly welcome to visit Santa Claus’ Main Post Office every day of the year! You can find us in the Santa Claus Village, approximately eight kilometers north of the city of Rovaniemi.


Santa's letter

Receive a real letter from Santa Claus!

Surprise your family with a real letter from Santa Claus! 

With the letter you get an official Certificate of Niceness signed by Santa Claus himself. 

Receive a real letter from Santa Claus >

The Postal elves from the Arctic Circle introduce themselves

It's an honor to be the official post office of Santa Claus and to look after Santa’s correspondence. Get to know Santa's lovely elves: Reader the Letter Elf, Mail Elf Luke Lichenfoot and Stamp Elf Serenity Snowball.

Get to know Santa's postal elves > 

Get to know Santa's elves
Santa's address in the Arctic Circle

Send a card from Santa Claus’ Main Post Office – you will get the unique Arctic Circle postmark

All postcards, letters and parcels you send from Santa Claus’ Main Post Office are stamped with a very special Arctic Circle postmark that is not in use anywhere else in the world.

You can put your letter in a regular mailbox or choose to drop your greetings into the unique Christmas mailbox. Anything you drop into the Christmas mailbox will be delivered to the recipient just before Christmas!

11 questions about Christmas

The Post office elves answer children’s questions about Christmas

How does Santa Claus have time to deliver presents to every child, and what happens to naughty children? The elves at Santa Claus’ main post office answer children’s questions about Christmas.

11 questions about Christmas >

The elves at Santa Claus’ main post office answer children’s questions about Christmas.

Opening hours &
how to find us

Open everyday

7.1.–31.5.   10–17
1.6.–31.8.   9–18
1.9.–30.11.   10–17
1.12.–6.1.   9–19


Exceptions

24.12.   9–17
25.12.   9–17
31.12.   9–17
1.1.   12–17


How to find us: 
Santa Claus
Santa Claus' Main Post Office
Tähtikuja 1
96930 Arctic Circle, FINLAND

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