Beat the cabin fever, get outside, wear your long johns, enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee and a “Long John” donut, and take a ride aboard our Open Air Car — yes OPEN AIR — on Saturday, February 18th.
CHOOSE YOUR FULL STEAM ADVENTURE
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, his jealous manager, or even the barman? It’s anyone’s guess!
Locomotive No. 90 is the largest of Strasburg Rail Road’s fleet of steam locomotives. Before the locomotive goes “out of service” for a while for her federally required, 1472-day inspection, Strasburg Rail Road is offering a chance to sit behind the throttle of this iconic symbol of heritage railroading.
Enjoy a memorable 45-minute steam train ride behind the famous Thomas the Tank Engine! Your ticket includes all Day Out With Thomas event activities.
- Ages 1+ Ages Ages 1+
- 45 Minutes Duration 45 Minutes
UPCOMING 2023 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.
A FAMILY-FRIENDLY EXPERIENCE FOR ALL AGES!
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