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Description: Board a scenic train to the Ozarks or find out about special events and...
Board a scenic train to the Ozarks or find out about special events and other tourist attractions at this central site.
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Well it's a train ride. My 3 year old loves trains so I thought we'd feed his passion by rising the train. It's not bad but I can't say that it is an amazing adventure. The... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
JOHN S
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Independence, Missouri
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

We took the train ride and they loved it. I have rode a train numerous times myself but it was a first for the girls and my husband.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Well it's a train ride. My 3 year old loves trains so I thought we'd feed his passion by rising the train. It's not bad but I can't say that it is an amazing adventure. The scenery isn't great but it did satisfy my boys fancy.

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Pleasanton, Kansas
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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Don't waste money on this unless you like looking at trees and old run down trains. We were very disappointed with the not so scenic railway. I'm not sure how it stays in business as a matter of fact. Save your money and take a scenic drive.

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Lansing, Kansas
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29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We did the dinner excursion with other couples in our family. The service was good and the food acceptable (I would recommend the beef over the chicken, which was a bit dry.) While you do have to deal with a lot of shrubbery along the route, when spaces open up, the views are beautiful. Not a high-paced activity but a... More 

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Crosby, Texas, United States
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20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This is just one of those things you have to do at least once while in Branson, this was in Oct. 2012. Some great views if you are watching because they are gone in a second! Just wasn't a long enough ride for me, especially for my very first train ride!

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 861 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Nice slow, quite and peaceful trip. Kids may or may not get that excited about this slow moving train. Not a thrill ride!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

If you want to relax do this and take a nap it isn't a bad train ride it's just a boring one go to the haygoods for a great show or the showboat this is relaxing just not exciting and their is no scenery just one thing at the end they stop and let you get a picture of I... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We'd never ridden a train and am super glad we did. Very interesting. Staff was very friendly and informative. Took the whole family and youngest was 7. Definitely worth the money. Be sure and walk through all of the cars as they are all unique. Wish the sound system was louder. I bet the dinner ride is good too. We... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I was looking for something my mother, in her seventies, could do that would not require much walking. After about 10 minutes my mother looked at me and said this is boring. How much longer do we have to sit here. I had to agree.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is fun for the kids, with a train ride from Branson (we went south on our trip) into Arkansas. Great history of the train and the surrounding area. Sat in the dome cars, which offered a nice vantage point to see the changing Fall leaf colors. It was a tad warm up there, and the speaker system was hard... More 

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