Take your Selfies with Santa. Photo courtesy of Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Take your Selfies with Santa. Photo courtesy of Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Places to Take Photos with Santa near Boston

This time of year, kids can find Santa ho-ho-ho-ing it up at most holiday events in the area, like tree lightingscraft fairsfestive breakfasts, and fancy teas. We've rounded up some of our other favorite places where kids can see Santa in and around Boston, especially for a photo op that can make for the perfect Christmas card.

See our list below for more than a dozen places where you can get a photo with Santa near Boston; most visits are free (with photos being available for purchase). All the kids have to do is be sure that they're good, for goodness sake! 


Prudential Center
80 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199

Faneuil Hall
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Boston, MA

Bay State Model Railroad Museum
760 South Street
Roslindale, MA 02131

Franklin Park Zoo
One Franklin Park Road
Boston, MA 02121

Bass Pro Shops
One Bass Pro Drive
Foxborough, MA 02035

Stone Zoo
149 Pond St.
Stoneham, MA 02180

Jordan's Furniture
100 Stockwell Drive
Avon, MA 02332

Southwick Zoo
2 Southwick Street
Mendon, MA

Massachusetts Horticultural Society
900 Washington Street Elm Bank Reservation
Wellesley, MA 02482

Smolak Farm
315 South Bradford Street
North Andover, MA

Verrill Farm
Wheeler Road
Concord, MA

Marini Farm
259 Linebrook Rd
Ipswich, MA 01938

Blue Ocean Event Center
4 Ocean Front North
Salisbury Beach, MA