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A Museum Devoted to Christmas: Santa's Faces

Martha Stewart Living, December 2002

A tour of the National Christmas Center begins with a walk down a hallway that documents the changing image of Santa Claus.

Ceramic mugs and cookie jars from the 1950s

Whimsical papier-mache Belsnickles from the turn of the last century

An early 1900s roly-poly toy



Santa dolls from 1950s Japan


A German Father Christmas from the early 1900s

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