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Buckle up for the ride of a lifetime at the Christmas Extravaganza Weekend, coming soon to the Dorman Museum. Featuring a virtual reality Sleigh Simulator ride, interactive elf town, a brand new exhibition, an indoor festive market and even more family-friendly activities, it’s a bumper weekend of festive fun that is not to be missed.

Visitors can enjoy:

  • VR Sleigh Simulator ride. £4 per person or £14 for a family of 4. Suitable for age 5+. Book your tickets online here.
  • Elf Town in the museum street featuring Santa’s little helpers and loads of interactive fun – free
  • Indoor festive market featuring independent traders from across the Tees Valley
  • Wow Said the Owl exhibition – free
  • Owl story time with a magical animatronic owl – free
  • Family crafts making festive decorations and sparkly gifts – £2 per person
  • Christmas Trail – £1 per person

Opening Times

10am to 4pm


Admission to the Dorman Museum is free.
Virtual Reality Santa's Sleigh: £4 per person or £14 for a family of four
Christmas Crafts: £2 per person
Christmas Trail: £1 per person


Dorman Museum, Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, UK

Address: Dorman Museum, Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, UK

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