The award-winning Athenry Heritage Centre is being transformed into a cavern of Christmas cheer with craft activities, face-painting, and a visit to Santa in his homely house.
Discover a magical place of lights and festive decorations in the ambient setting of St Mary’s Church, Athenry. Meet Santa’s elves in the craft areas, where children can make Christmas gifts and cards. There are cuddly toys and games for the very young and face-painting for all. Let Mrs Claus bring you to Santa, who is waiting with a gift for all the boys and girls.
The Athenry Heritage Centre creates a unique atmosphere of festive cheer for all the family. Visits to the centre last one hour and admission is every hour.
The Christmas Winter Wonderland commences on the weekend of December 3 and 4 at 12 noon, and doors close at 6pm. The winter wonderland will also open on December 10, 11, 17, and 18, and opening times are 12 noon to 6pm.
From December 19 to 23 the centre will be open to visitors from 2pm to 6pm. Admission is €15 per child and €2 per adult. Full details can be found online at www.athenryheritagecentre.com or check the Facebook page www.facebook.com/athenryheritagecentre Parents can book tickets through the website or by contacting the centre on (091 ) 844661.