Department 56 Corner Shipping Policy

Sub Total FedEx Ground FedEx 3 Day Select FedEx 2 Day Select FedEx Next Day
0-34.99 8.99 12.99 24.99 Please Call
35-49.99 8.99 15.99 28.99 Please Call
50-74.99 10.99FREE 17.99 31.99 Please Call
75-99.99 12.99FREE 23.99 49.99 Please Call
100-149.99 17.99FREE 33.99 59.99 Please Call
150-199.99 22.99FREE 47.99 69.99 Please Call
200-249.99 28.99FREE 52.99 79.99 Please Call
250-299.99 34.99FREE 59.99 83.99 Please Call
300-499.99 44.99 FREE 74.99 105.99 Please Call
500-749.99 64.99 FREE 99.99 129.99 Please Call
750+ 7% of Order FREE 12% of Order 17% of Order Please Call

Free Shipping Offers

Department 56 Corner offers free shipping on the following orders:
* Note that all Free Shipping orders are only Standard Ground Shipping to the 48 Contiguous US.

  • Free Shipping on all Department 56 Houses and Accessory orders over $99
  • Free Shipping on all Possible Dreams Santa orders over $99

Sales Tax

Residents outside the state of Virginia will not be charged sales tax on purchases. Think about how much you can save! Orders from within Virginia are charged 5% sales tax.

Alaska & Hawaii

Due to additional freight charges associated with shipping to Alaska & Hawaii orders delivered to these states will be shipped via Ground service but they will be charged at the 2-DAY rate.

International Shipping with

Have Your Very Own U.S. Mailing Address

We have partnered with to offer convenient, fast international shipping to more than 225 countries for our customers. members receive deeply discounted shipping rates, exceptional customer service, 24/7 online access to their account, and access to other services.

Sign up with and receive your own U.S. street address to receive merchandise. provides specialized international package forwarding services from your new U.S. address to your international address.

Note:Use's Personal Shopper service to make a purchase from Department 56 Corner. accepts cards with international billing addresses as well as those issued by non-U.S. financial institutions. They also accept wire transfers and will make the purchase on your behalf.

Follow these two steps for international delivery:

  1. Get your own U.S. address in America at
  2. Use your new U.S. address, provided by, when placing your order with us.

If you are ordering multiple items from us, you'll enjoy the most savings by using Premium Service. This gives you the ability to consolidate packages, which saves you even more on international shipping.

Shipping Guidelines uses UPS as our main carrier. Their days of operation are M-F, meaning they only pick up and deliver packages on these days. UPS also takes the major holidays off and does not pick up or deliver on these holidays. UPS does not move packages on Saturday or Sunday and these 2 days do not count toward their shipping days. UPS will make Saturday deliveries, however it must be prearranged and only on Next Day Air packages. The fee for this service is an additional $20.

Turnaround Time provides a variety of shipping options. We strive to process all orders within 24 - 72 hours. Our cut off time for priority shipments is 10:00 am EST. Any orders received after 10:00 am, will be processed the next business day. Subsequent to this processing, your order will either be shipped directly from our warehouse in Charlottesville, VA or "drop shipped" directly from the manufacturer.