Saturday 3rd December 10.00am – 2.00pm

A fun packed day of free festive activities, stalls and the opportunity to find out more about the work of the council and your local Councillors. There will be family friendly activities on offer including face painting, arts and craft sessions to make Christmas decorations, and mini Christmas craft stalls selling handmade Christmas gifts. Younger children will be able to explore the museum, pay a special visit to Santa’s grotto and even take part in a magical elf workshop.

Free admission to Town Hall Open Day

Santa Dash

As well as Town Hall open day you will be able to take part in Barnsley Museum’s very first Santa Dash! Come along on your own or as a team – support a great cause and have fun while you are there.

Santa Dash includes FREE Santa suit and Trust Membership

Santa Dash runs every 15 minutes from 11am until 12:45pm

To book Santa Dash or find out the prices go to