Sinterklaas greets children outdoors

Sinterklaas greets children outdoors

Photos: Gerald Schuring

Theo Thijssenschool

Assen, The Netherlands

Sinterklaas Visit

During the time between his arrival and December 5th, Sinterklaas visits schools as well as homes, shops, and hospitals. Here he greets children outside before going in to talk with each class.
Sinterklaas greets children outdoors
Listening to Sint
Sinerklaas talks with each child
Assen was one of the first places to "ban" Santa and Christmas displays until after Sinterklaas, December 6th