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Arkansas & Missouri Railroad

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Our group of 4 senior citizens loved it.

We weren't sure about this, with some mixed reviews on here, but we all thought it was wonderful.We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barbara M
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Springfield, Missouri
Great day spot

A fun museum with very knowledgeable docents to assist you....if youre into steam, this will be a... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Point78Mach
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Morgan Hill, California
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  • Average9%
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“van buren”(104 reviews)
“dome car”(17 reviews)
“train ride”(39 reviews)
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306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great way to spend a day. Up to the station by 7:30 a.m. - two hour ride to Van Buren, two hour layover for shopping, two hours back. Great!

1  Thank SkeeterBurney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We weren't sure about this, with some mixed reviews on here, but we all thought it was wonderful.We were in car #105, air conditioned, and big windows. The seats can be switched for riding front facing or back. Our conductor, Nick, was young but extremely...More

1  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A fun museum with very knowledgeable docents to assist you....if youre into steam, this will be a great history lesson for you....a little spartan on rolling stock...but a fun day trip...

1  Thank Point78Mach
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Beautifully restored cars with comfortable chairs and tables. Leaves on time. Narrative done by retired Air Force (thanks for your service) octogenarian. We sat in converted dining car, snacks for sale, not like when this car was newly in service. Trips take 2.5 to 3...More

1  Thank Mary P
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

janie and henry did a great job of giving history and locations. it was very beautiful. there was plenty of time stop over to see van buten and have lunch.

2  Thank kimikolp
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We've gone on day train trips in other cities and this is one of the better ones. We were fortunate to be able to upgrade to the dome car and recommend this to other travelers. Provides much better views and drinks and light refreshments are...More

3  Thank 155patriciab
Reviewed May 29, 2018

It was nice. Our hostess was Janie. She was very nice and kept us updated on all the sites. The train car was very nice. From the early 1900's and restored. No one told us the seat backs move so you can ride facing either...More

2  Thank beachandskifam
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Round trip Van Buren/Winslow - My family and I were excited about the train trip, and were looking forward to it for quite some time. However, we found it to be a very humiliating and expensive experience. The lady at the ticket counter was wonderful,...More

4  Thank Southerner2018
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We made reservations for an 8 hour trip for April back in December. We needed to plan ahead to coordinate time off from work, hotel, dogsitter and all the details. We planned to celebrate our anniversary so we made lots of plans for a three...More

9  Thank WahineSistah
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We booked the cheap car, it had nice chairs and a small table, perfect for us. They offered some free pastries and sold pop or water for $1, nicely priced, you are allowed to bring your own. Very courteous staff in the car, one of...More

2  Thank Robin W
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