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Tweetsie Railroad

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Address: 300 Tweetsie Railroad Ln, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9787
Phone Number: 800-526-5740
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As North Carolina’s original family theme park, Tweetsie Railroad is a...

As North Carolina’s original family theme park, Tweetsie Railroad is a unique attraction that allows children and families to explore their imaginations and a whole lot more. Be a cowboy, cowgirl or an engineer. Shop along Main Street, pan for gold, or visit the animals in the Deer Park. Tweetsie has amusement rides for all ages and live entertainment throughout the park. And, of course, hop aboard our historic train for a fun-filled three-mile Wild West journey through the scenic mountains. Located in Blowing Rock, NC.

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Great park to visit! Lots of Fun!

This is a super attraction. Kids love it! The adults did too! Many rides and things to do. Something for everyone! We go every year and enjoy it more each time! Lots of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Asheville, North Carolina
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Asheville, North Carolina
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54 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a super attraction. Kids love it! The adults did too! Many rides and things to do. Something for everyone! We go every year and enjoy it more each time! Lots of rides for kids and adults. Chairlift takes you up the mountain to more activities. Plenty of parking close by. The old steam engine is great too and... More 

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Deep Gap, North Carolina
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45 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The occasion for my first visit was my husband's daughter's visit, with his grandson and daughter's husband. Parking was a breeze, lines moved quickly, there was so much to see and do that we weren't even able to take it all in! Favorites of our two year old guest were the train ride and the petting zoo. Funnel cake was... More 

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st pauls nc
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a wonderful place to visit, great parking easy to get in.prices were good.the ticket gentleman was very good and told us where everything was at store employs were the greatest ,the train ride was wonderful, also the players were great.loved it rode the train 3 times.

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Lincolnton, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We took our grandson on his first trip to Tweetsie. The park was clean and all the employees we came in contact with were very friendly. The upper parking lot , close to the entrance, is relatively small. However, there is plenty of parking in the lower lots. The parking is free. This past week was the last of the... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spent half a day at Tweetsie Railroad in Boone NC during the last week of July with my wife and kids and my niece. Riding the train was very cool especially when the whistle sounded. The actors for the train skit were decent and the younger kids on the train enjoyed the show, it's geared more for them anyway. The... More 

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Faytteville, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While on family vacation, we went to see Tweetsie Railroad. We enjoyed the train ride and the enactment along the way. The outfits were very real time for that period of time of when there was Cowboys and Indians. It was fun being a kid again ad seeing the kids have a wonderful time. Just an all around amazing trip!... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great park and attractions are wonderful. Very clean. Most of the employees are very friendly and accommodating. Food is adequate and reasonably priced. Different areas for play. Would definitely recommend you take your kids. BUT. .....Our family didn't like the train ride with the cowboys and Indians getting into a gun fight. I will leave it at that.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went after 3pm one day and got the whole day the next day included. The Kids enjoyed it. I think we did just about everything there was to do. Price was a little steep, for what there was to do, probably wouldn't have gone if grandma wasn't footing the bill.

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Thank onebigburger
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I drive up for a day and really had a wonderful time. The train ride/show was so funny it just set the tone for the rest of the day. Being afraid of heights and the chair lift was an adventure that I can't wait to do next year!

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Thank aykjay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very family friendly and awesome place to take children. We had a great time and the train ride was a lot of fun that our children really loved.

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