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FUN GROUP ACTIVITIES & PRIVATE EVENTS

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 outings, our train rides for groups are a great way to make memories together.

Group Pricing & Special Offers

Save more when you ride together! Groups of ten or more receive special rates and benefits for their visit, including:

  • 20% off the regular ticket price for Coach and Open Air train rides
  • 10% off all on-site food and beverage
  • 10% off on-site purchases from our gift shop

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our group tour offers, please contact Deirdre Stevens at 717-687-6193 or [email protected].

A mother and her children enjoying lunch in a train dining car.

Group Ticket Policies

Please keep the following information in mind before booking your group visit:

  • Registration must be made at least two weeks in advance
  • We can accommodate up to 500 guests
  • Group rate discount does not apply to special events or caboose charters
  • Group discounts are not available for the following special event/holiday dates:
    • May 28 – 29 (Memorial Day)
    • June 17 – 20 (Day Out With Thomas)
    • September 3 – 4 (Labor Day)
    • September 16 – 19 (Day Out With Thomas)
    • November 19 – December 24 (Christmas Trains)

Train Rides for Groups

We do our best to accommodate groups of all sizes and ages at the Strasburg Rail Road so that everyone has an enjoyable experience. Whether you’re looking for special field trip ideas or a unique birthday location, our team is happy to help plan your group trip. Below are group experience options at the Strasburg Rail Road.


Birthday Parties

The Strasburg Rail Road is a unique place to have a birthday party in Lancaster County, PA. Learn more about our special packages for birthday celebrations!

Weddings & Vow Renewals

Strasburg Rail Road offers a truly unique setting for intimate weddings and vow renewals in Lancaster County.

School & Church Field Trips

Full of history and excitement, the Strasburg Rail Road is an ideal destination for a school or church field trip.

Retirement Groups

Arrange your group visit to the historic Strasburg Rail Road! Our senior group rates are available for 10 or more guests.

Corporate Outings

Reward your employees with a day of full-steam fun at the Strasburg Rail Road!

Family & Military Reunions

Catch up and make new memories with extended family members or old military friends at the historic Strasburg Rail Road.

Motorcoach Tour Groups

Need another stop for your motorcoach tour of PA Dutch Country? Book a visit to America’s oldest operating short-line railroad!

Portrait Sessions

Hop on board for a private photo session here at Strasburg Rail Road!

Plan Your Visit

Interested in hosting a fun group activity at Strasburg Rail Road? Fill out the contact form below to get your plans on track!

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