Give Your Kids A Letter From Santa With A ‘North Pole’ Post Mark

If your kids want a letter from Santa Claus, the United States Postal Service has you covered.Some of Santa’s helpers are standing by at the Anchorage, Alaska post office ready to return letters to kids, complete with a “NORTH POLE” postmark.

Have your child write a letter to Santa and let him or her put it into an envelope addressed to


Later, secretly open the letter and write a response from Santa. USPS even suggests writing the response on the back of your child’s letter so he or she can see the original along with Santa’s response.

Then, put it in an envelope addressed to your child with “SANTA CLAUS, THE NORTH POLE” as the return address. Once you’ve done that. add the proper postage and put it inside a larger envelope which also has the necessary postage. Address that envelope to:

North Pole Postmark
4141 Postmark Drive
Anchorage, AK 99530-9998

Pretty simple right? USPS says letters must arrive by December 15th in order to get a response in time for Christmas.

[Huffington Post]