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Enjoyed the Mystery on the Train

We went for the Mystery Dinner Train Excursion, but were a little disappointed with the meal served... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2016
Debbie13579
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Somerset, Kentucky
Enjoyed the train robbery

The building that houses the ticket counter, gift shop, and museum is clean and well-kept. The... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
Swain O
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Kentucky’s oldest rail museum is pledged to preserving the history and heritage of the state railroads. Enjoy a 22 mile train excursion through the countryside. Hop aboard one of our specialty trains. Trains run April-December.
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Reviewed September 22, 2016

We went for the Mystery Dinner Train Excursion, but were a little disappointed with the meal served at the Sherwood Inn before the train ride. We did go through the museum before the meal, and enjoyed the model trains set up circling through the room...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Ky R, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2016

Our mystery dinner/train excursions are very popular and usually sell out every month. The Sherwood Inn is contracted by the Kentucky Railway Museum to provide food service for many of our events, I will certainly pass along your comments to them. Thank you for taking...More

Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

The building that houses the ticket counter, gift shop, and museum is clean and well-kept. The passenger car we rode in was clean and in good shape given it's age. Our 8-year old enjoyed his first train ride. The scenery is a mix of farmland,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Lynn K, Guest Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2016

Thanks for visiting and your kind words. We are thrilled that your son could enjoy his first train ride at the Kentucky Railway Museum. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I found a Groupon for the musuem and train ride so I thought we could give it a try. My 11-year-old likes trains. The musuem was small, but interesting. That is really what bumped this review up. The train ride was meh. My son is...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Ky R, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on trip advisor. We are very happy that you enjoyed our Museum, we just finished with adding a few new interactive displays. Your son is the perfect age to enjoy one of our...More

Reviewed July 19, 2016

It was interesting to look at some of the old railway items and there is a nice train display inside the museum. There are also trains outside of the museum that you can look at. We did not ride on the trains.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2016

We are happy that you enjoyed your visit, I hope the next time your in our area you will take our train excursion. Our train ride is a nostalgic trip aboard L & N's historic Lebanon branch.

Reviewed July 9, 2016

We went to a 2nd birthday party aboard the train on a sunny Saturday afternoon. Our party rented out an entire coach for the birthday. We spent almost two hours on the train (plenty of time for toddlers). We were able to board 30 minutes...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2016

Our birthday parties are very popular at the Kentucky Railway Museum and we strive to insure the little ones have a good time, and adults too. Thank you for your review and we hope to see you soon at one of many special events we...More

Reviewed June 24, 2016

I was down in Kentucky with my dad to visit family and we decided to make the Kentucky Railway Museum a part of our trip. We had purchased our tickets online. We got tickets for the 10:30 train. We got this train because It said...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Yes our L & N 411 and Santa Fe 2546 look great. The L & N 411 just had it's dedication and we are proud of what our volunteers did to refurbish it. As a...More

Reviewed June 22, 2016

This is our second time going to a Day Out With Thomas at the Kentucky Railway Museum. It is a very nice place. We did get to see the museum along with the special event stuff. We loved the model trains they had. The train...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2016

Thank you for your review, we are so thrilled you and your family enjoyed a Day Out With Thomas. The Christmas trains are always a sell out, please make your reservations early, the train rides will sell out by the first of November.

Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

We went on the K & T train ride because that fit our schedule. That route runs between New Haven and Boston, KY, and the scenery is countryside & woods. They have several other train rides. ROBBERS !! That train is "held up" (by actors...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our museum. We are very pleased you had a great experience and hope you will come again. I will pass along your comments to our model train volunteers, they take such pride in their work.

Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful time we had. Besides Thomas the Train there was Sir Toppim Hat, face painting, games, imagination station and of course a train ride!!

Date of experience: June 2015
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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2016

Thank you so much for your review and happy you had a good time at a Day Out With Thomas. We hope to see you again, this years dates are June 4-5 and June 11-12.

Reviewed February 21, 2016

If you are interested in trains at all or have kids who are bring them here but make sure to take the train ride. The museum is small but has some interesting pieces unfortunately not very well labeled with explanations of what they are. I...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Ky R, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2016

Thank you for your visit and your comments, we look forward to when you can return to the Kentucky Railway Museum.

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Senior5510
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Response from monon32 | Property representative |
The train ride would be approximately 2 hours.
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3Hondas
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I believe you have the wrong attraction.
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