Santa’s Underground Grotto At Arigna Mining Experience

We are delighted to announce that Santa is making his highly anticipated return to Arigna Mining Experience this Christmas, for Santa Underground 2023!

Visit Santa with a difference as he goes underground this Christmas at the Santa’s Underground Grotto event at Arigna Mining Experience in Roscommon. Experience the magic of the Christmas underground kingdom with thousands of magical lights which the Elves have put on display to welcome Santa to his grotto. Santa will meet all the children in the underground grotto this Christmas!

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Santa’s Underground Grotto Experience

  • Each child is given a special personalised name badge.
  • Meet Santa and receive a very special gift for all the family in his underground grotto.
  • Festive Face painting (optional)
  • Enjoy the illuminated winter Alpine landscape.
  • All entertainment’ shows included and complimentary face painting
  • Visit the Elves workshop and see the elves busy at work wrapping presents for Santa.
  • The event will be of one hour duration and there will be a one way system in place throughout the event.
  • All facilities are indoors / undercover.

Santa’s Underground Grotto Experience Event Information

Venue:- Arigna Mining Experience, Co. Roscommon

Classification:- Family Christmas Event / Suitable for children of all ages (from new born babies to teenagers..)

Date/ Times :- Event runs for weekends in December, for more information click here!

  • Sat 2nd Dec – Entertainment- Pat Trick’s the Magician
  • Sun 3rd Dec – Entertainment – Nutty Scientists
  • Sat 9th Dec – Entertainment- The Mad Professor
  • Sun 10th Dec – Entertainment- Bernardo the Magician
  • Sat 16thDec – Entertainment – MJ the Magician
  • Sun 17th Dec – Entertainment- Joe Daly
  • Please note that Santa Underground takes place at weekends only.
  • Any bookings made for weekdays are for the normal underground tour only, and do not include a visit to Santa.
  • The bookings will run from 10am-4pm every day.

Booking on-line only – Unfortunately, there will be no walk in appointments available this year.

There is no resident photographer so please remember to bring your own camera!

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your allocated time and check in at reception. Remember to please print a paper copy of your booking. You can print your booking by clicking the link in your confirmation email.


  • Babies/Toddlers (up to 2 yrs) – €15
  • Children (2 yrs – 14 yrs) – €25
  • All Adults – €15
  • Santa will have a gift for every family member!

FamilyFun Tip: All Children Must be accompanied by an adult, Children are the responsibility of the adult at all times during your visit to Santa At Arigna Mining Experience

For more information contact Arigna Mining Experience at [email protected] or call 071 964 6466

Booking Online:– Book Online Now through Santa’s Underground Grotto Event 2023

Santa’s Underground Grotto Experience Facilities

  • Homemade festive treats, hot food and refreshments available in the coffee shop
  • Souvenir shop – with Christmas gift ideas.
  • Supervised coach and car park.
  • Wheelchair, mobility device and buggy accessible.
  • Toilets and Baby changing facilities.

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