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HO! HO! HO! IT’S OFF TO THE GROTTO WE GO!


Release Date: Monday 20 November 2017

Head Elf getting presents ready for Santa.

Santa and his helpers are putting the finishing touches to his grotto and fattening up the reindeer ready for their long journey to SeaQuarium Rhyl. 

 

The merry man himself will be welcoming guests for the annual Santa at SeaQuarium event, where the magic of Christmas will be celebrated. It’s the perfect place to create wonderful memories with family and friends this festive season. 

 

With a sparkling of hundreds of lights, decorations and animated characters, SeaQuarium Rhyl is offering some truly magical moments over the Christmas period. Set in a Winter Wonderland, a Christmas Tree Maze leads to a dazzling grotto, where Santa’s helpers will welcome you with their fascinating stories. The star of the show, Santa, will be waiting inside the grotto, where children can tell the man himself what they would like on their Christmas list.

 

Head Elf, Jingle said, “This year will be unforgettable, as the journey through the SeaQuarium will be even more magical, even more sparkly and even more fun. It’s such an exciting time!”

 

She added,“I’ve been so busy wrapping all the presents for all the boys and girls. Not forgetting the adults, who I’ve been helping to bake some tasty mince pies for.” 

 

A visit to Santa’s Grotto includes a welcome from the elves, meeting Santa in his magical grotto, a lovely present and a souvenir photo in a festive wallet to take home and treasure. Not forgetting the adults, who will be treated to a warm mince pie and delicious cup of hot chocolate, served with a snowy topping, which is all included in the admission price. 

 

If that wasn’t enough, there is also the opportunity to walk under the waves and witness all the wonders of the ocean; from British sharks and rays and even turkeyfish! The resident seals are also getting into the festive spirit in their daily show, where guests can watch their interactive Christmas story and find out how the seals and elves saved Christmas!

 

Santa at SeaQuarium opens on 25 November for weekends only and then daily from 9 December until Christmas Eve. The attraction opens at 10am and closes at 5pm, with last admission at 4pm. The aquarium is closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. There are lots of different options and packages available to visit the attraction and meet Santa, ranging from just £5.99. Further discounts can be found online for bookings from 11 - 15 December 2017. For group bookings of 10 or more people, there is an exclusive tour of the centre included in the admission price.


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TODAY AT RHYL...

OPEN: Daily from 10.00am.
LAST ADMISSION: 4.00pm
CLOSES: 5.00pm

ADMISSION:
Adult - £9.50 (16-64yrs)
Child - £8.50 (3-15yrs)
Under 3's - Free
Concessions - £8.99
(Senior Citizen, Disabled, Student).

See our Opening Times & Prices page for further info.
HO! HO! HO! IT’S OFF TO THE GROTTO WE GO!

Santa and his helpers are putting the finishing touches to his grotto and fattening up the reindeer ready for their long journey to SeaQuarium Rhyl. 

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