Where is Santa’s Workshop? North Pole Facts for Kids

 

  • The North Pole is located at the northern most region of the world in the northern hemisphere.
  • The North Pole is one of the coldest places on earth.
  • The average temperature at the North Pole in the winter is -29 degrees  and in the summer 32 degrees fahrenheit
  • There is no official time zone at the North Pole.
  • Polar bears, arctic fox and of course Santa’s reindeer are some animals that live in the North Pole.
  • There are also icy glaciers at the North Pole.
  • Santa’s workshop, village and home are located at the North Pole.
  • So why did Santa pick such a cold place to call his home?  Some believe he picked the North Pole because it represents the top of the world.
  • Although no one has ever been to Santa’s village and workshop unless your Santa, Mrs. Claus and elf or an animal that lives there it is believed to be full of magic.
  • It is said that his village is full of small cottages.  Some are red and white like candy canes, others are brown and look like gingerbread houses.  Theses cottages are where the elves live.
  • Santa’s home is believed to be a bigger cottage that is red, white and gold and smells like Christmas cookies.
  • Santa’s workshop looks like a big red toy factory.  This is where most of the elves work.  Other elves work in small food stores or are teachers in the small elf school.  Yes, even young elves go to school.
  • The village streets are lined with Christmas lights instead of street lamps and are very clean.  There are no cars or motorcycles only scooters and bicycles.
  • Santa’s reindeer live is the reindeer stables where they spend their day eating and practicing flying.
  • How does Santa keep warm at the North Pole?  We all know that Santa’s village is a magical place.  Some believe that there is a magical dome that surrounds his village and keeps heat in.  It’s still cold but not as cold as the outside.  Santa’s red suit also keeps him very warm.
  • So if you travel to the North Pole do you think you will see Santa’s village?  unfortunately the answer is no.  Many explorers have tried to find it but have failed.  You see the village is there but since it is covered in the dome it makes it invisible to the people outside.  Santa can see you, but we can’t find him.