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Coventry Transport Museum – Vintage Sleigh Ride 2020

This Christmas make family memories to cherish! 

This year at Coventry Transport Museum we have found new ways to deliver a COVID-19 safe, festive Vintage Sleigh, while keeping the magic of Christmas alive. We have asked you for your thoughts on our ideas for this years’ experience and, as a result, have come up with two entirely unforgettable Christmas offers:  

This holiday season experience the true magic of Christmas straight from the north pole! 

Looking for a wonderful Christmas gift? Whoever it might be for, let Father Christmas provide a unique personalised video message for you or a loved one. This wonderful video will be personalised to include: name, age, sibling names, pets, hobbies, and even whether they have a chimney or door to access through on Christmas Eve! 

Santa gets very busy at this time of year, so make sure you book your digital message before the 22nd of November! 

Cost per video: £4.95 

Book your message here.

A high-end ‘afternoon tea’ and private Sleigh ride for the whole family! 

You and five family members or friends will be able to enjoy a scrumptiously festive 'Santa Tea' and take a ride on an enchanting vintage sleigh, pulled by two trusty reindeer. Your next stop? Lapland. Visit our elves' office, receive a gift*, and have a wander through the rest of the museum at a time to suit you! 

A gallery within the Coventry Transport Museum will be transformed into a winter wonderland ready for your visit! Each group will have a private table to enjoy a selection of festive drinks, delicious sandwiches, mouth-watering cakes, and maybe even a visit by Father Christmas himself! 

There will be elves on hand to provide entertainment and activities to keep the whole family engaged in festive fun during your time with us. 

The Santa Tea and Sleigh Ride experience will be available each weekend in December: 

If you would like to join us, please ensure you pre-book in advance.  

Please note, to adhere to current government guidance tables can only be booked for up to 6 people, split across two households maximum. Facemasks or visors must be worn when on the sleigh. 

Cost per table: £160

Single households with more than six people must contact us on 024 7623 4270 to book a table.

Afternoon-tea offer includes: 

  • Private Table for up to 6  
  • Afternoon tea  
  • Private ride on the Vintage Sleigh 
  • Children’s Gifts 
  • Tickets to the museum are included and valid for three months after your initial visit

*There are no gifts for adult riders of the sleigh. 

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