Santa’s helpers have put together an exciting programme of events that will take place here at The Beacon Museum. 

Please make sure that you thoroughly read through all the details about the activity you’re booking.

Please note that there is a 15p booking fee per ticket.

If you are an annual pass member, please contact The Beacon Museum directly on 01946 592302 for the discount code.

To make sure we keep it fair, if your selected activity isn’t available and you would like to go on our waiting list, please email thebeacon@copeland.gov.uk with your name, contact number, date of activity and how many tickets. We will get back in touch with you as soon as we are able.

If you have any questions or queries, please don’t hesitate to contact The Beacon Team directly. 

We look forward to welcoming you to The Beacon Museum this Christmas!


17 – 22 December

Arrive to The Beacon Portal, where one of Santa’s elves will greet you with a hot chocolate and have a selection of crafts to do.  At your allocated time slot, one of the elves will take you to visit Santa in his winter wonderland grotto. There will also be a Christmas trail through the museum.

Each child booked on to this experience will receive a gift from Santa. 

⭐️Cost – £11.50 per child for non-annual members (includes admission to the museum)

Or £6.50 per child if an annual pass member (valid pass must be shown)

Accompanying adults must pay the museum admission fee

⭐️A parent/guardian must be present at all times.

⭐️ Places are limited, and booking is essential.

Please note that all visitors must have a valid general admission ticket or annual pass for entry.