North Pole, Alaska: Santa Claus House and Giant Santa Team Field Report

101 Saint Nicholas Drive, North Pole, AK
East of Fairbanks, at milepost 14 of the Richardson Hwy.
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Santa Claus at the North Pole.

Santa Claus House and Giant Santa
A gift shop and town (with street lights shaped like candy canes) dedicated to Christmas, with all the trimmings, including the North Pole, live reindeer and the World's Largest Santa. Report... [12/03/2017]

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Santa Claus statue.

Santa Claus House and Statue

The Santa Claus statue has been moved to the parking lot while renovations are going on. The shop has a lot of Christmas items, as well as apparel.

[Rose, 09/24/2017]

Santa Land wall mural.

Santa Claus House and Statue

Worth the stop -- lots of souvenirs.

[Trinity, 01/22/2010]

And souvenirs make great Christmas gifts!

Santa Statue.

Santa Claus Statue

Thought the Santa at North Pole's Santa Claus House deserved his own photo.

[Adam Scott Lankford, 04/13/2007]

Guinness has recognized this Santa as the World's Largest: 42 feet tall on an 8-foot base. According to legend, he was built for the 1962 Seattle World's Fair and weighs 900 pounds.

North Pole Photo Opportunity.

North Pole - Photo Opportunity

A couple of painted panels form a very colorful reminder of the town of North Pole. It's right behind the visitor center across from the Santa house.

[Adam Scott Lankford, 09/11/2006]

We like that, even in Alaska, you must resort to painted plywood to complete the North Pole illusion.

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Candy Cane ArchCandy Cane Arch, North Pole, AK - < 1 mi.
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Skinny Dick's Half-Way Inn, Ester, AK - 41 mi.

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