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Celebration Crossing Opening Day

11/24/2017, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Celebration Crossing, featuring the L.S. Ayres Santa Claus Express, opens at 10 a.m. anticipating the arrival by the Man in Red at noon. Santa lands by helicopter on the museum’s front lawn where he is greeted by hundreds of guests anxious to be the first to tell him their wishes for the coming holiday. The Indianapolis Children’s Choir performs in the museum’s Great Hall from 11 to 11:45 a.m. The museum remains open until 5 p.m. The official greeters this year are Indiana State Museum and Historic Site members, Jay and Lisa Bhatt, and their children Nick, Sam and Ana.

> Included with museum admission; Free to members