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Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad

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A History Lesson

If you like railroads and history of the area. You will enjoy this. Authentic railroad from... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2019
Dorothy S
hatfield, pa
Easter Bunny Train

Rode the Easter Bunny Train with my 3-year-old grandson, who thoroughly enjoyed the trip. We have... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2019
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Take this peaceful train ride through the scenic Pennsylvania landscape.
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136 Brown St, Middletown, PA 17057-1703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We kayak down the creek and it was nice to then take the train ride to see on the other side and learn the history. Very educational, nice ride. Snacks in board and pleasant. Will be looking into the mystery dinner train

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Rochelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had family in town visiting, we took my elderly mother who has a walker and we had a great time! No problem getting Mom on board with her walker, they have ramps and wide access. I purchased 2 snacks and a water LESS THAN $4!!...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed July 19, 2019

If you like railroads and history of the area. You will enjoy this. Authentic railroad from yesteryear. Which means no air conditioning in the cars. It is a eleven mile round trip of the surrounding area taking about 1/2 to 3/4 of an hour. Narrated...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Dorothy S
Reviewed July 15, 2019

My husband and I took our two small children for their very first train ride. They were excited and enjoyed the ride! My husband and I also enjoyed learning about the history of the area.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank PCHASH123
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

Rode the Easter Bunny Train with my 3-year-old grandson, who thoroughly enjoyed the trip. We have been on other train rides and M-H did a nice job. It is not as commercial as others and they do not have all the amenities, but the prices...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank SeeTheWorldX3
Reviewed April 2, 2019

What a great experience this was. The 11 mile long ride was absolutely beautiful with an informative guide. The snack bar was nice as well. They have special rides, like a Mother's Day Dinner Car that looks to be fun and something different to do...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Reviewer4you
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

I found the atmosphere here to be to my liking. Truly a good place due to the decor. The food was good to. Definitely will return on my next trip

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank trackemdown
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Our ride on the Polar Bear Christmas event was hard to enjoy. There was not enough going on in the train to keep the kids occupied. It was nighttime, so it was too dark to outside to try to engage them with what was going...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kristin H
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

My daughters (4 & 6) loved it! My older son and his wife had a great time too. Santa and Mrs Claus were wonderful. The girls gave them both hugs before leaving. It was a great day. My youngest girl's dream was fulfilled, to ride...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jenn H
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Took my 10 year old and 6 year old twin boys on the polar express ride this weekend. Exceeded my expectations. The kids had a blast and even my 10 yr old who is on the cusp of losing that Christmas Magic feeling, lit up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Twyla S
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