CHOOSE YOUR FULL STEAM ADVENTURE
Choose from Spring, Summer, Fall, or Annual passes at the Strasburg Rail Road. Passholders receive complimentary rides, discounted special event tickets, and discounts in our general store and cafe.
Guests are traveling by rail for the big premiere of a new Broadway show and to attend an intimate reception with its star. As the train departs, guests are treated to drinks from the bar, hors d’oeuvres, and soon after, a body. Who could the killer be? The high-powered press agent, the famous actor, her jealous manager, or even the barman? It’s anyone’s guess!
In the railroad industry, the word “hostling” means the process of preparing a steam locomotive for operation. On this tour, guests receive a unique, up-close, and behind-the-scenes view of how a steam locomotive is prepared for the day’s operation. This tour is limited to just 10 people.
If you’re looking for a place to enjoy fun group activities with friends and family, then you’ve come to the right place! A visit to the Strasburg Rail Road is certainly an experience to be shared. From birthday celebrations and wedding ceremonies to school field trips and staff and corporate outings, our train rides for groups are a great way to make memories together.
A nostalgic Christmas tradition for nearly 65 years continues at the historic Strasburg Rail Road! Choose from Santa’s Paradise Express, Night Before Christmas Train, the “Santa Claus Limited”, or the Christmas Tree Train.
- All Ages
UPCOMING 2023 - 2024 SPECIAL EVENTS
Discover the true Legacy of Sleepy Hollow — the greatest ghost story ever told — and experience the rest of the story exclusively at Strasburg Rail Road!
A Christmas tradition for nearly 65 years continues as the historic Strasburg Rail Road welcomes a very special visitor this holiday season. Choose among four different experiences: Santa’s Paradise Express, Night Before Christmas, Santa Claus Limited, and the popular Christmas Tree Train.
Beat the cabin fever, get outside, and take a ride aboard our Open Air car, on Saturday, February 17, 2024! Wear your long johns and winter attire; brave the cold aboard our Open Air Car!
A FAMILY-FRIENDLY EXPERIENCE FOR ALL AGES!
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August 14, 2023
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July 18, 2023