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Polar Express

We are thinking about taking our young grandchildren on the Polar Express excursion before Christmas, has anyone done this and do you recommend it? Also, is it better to go during daylight or after dark? Any advice will be very much appreciated. We will have to make a three hour drive one way to get there so we just want to make sure it is worth it!!

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Hello, Belle

You are so lucky to have GK to take. Mine are all in another state. But It was so fun introducing them to new things like this.

We haven't gone personally although I am going this season. So I cannot tell you from personal experience, but the children I have spoken to who have gone have loved it. They are excited to go each year. It's been going on for so many years and they couldn't keep a program that wasn't popular.

Daylight or dark, I haven't. thought to ask but I can ask my friends who have GK to let me know.

If you can, maybe get a hotel before going home.

Mrs O

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Thank you Mrs O, we are going to give it a try while the kids are still young! Yes, we are very lucky to have them close by! We will definitely get a hotel for the night.

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Go at night. The kids can wear their pajamas on the train. It's encouraged.

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