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Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad

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Santa Train

This was our families' 2nd trip. (2 grandparents, parents, and 3 grandchildren 3-7) 1st time Polar... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Explorer213057
Short but relaxing train ride

There was a cute little station that wasn't very big inside but didn't need to be. 2 bathrooms... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
luv2travel1963
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5 days ago
“Santa Train”
Sep 4, 2018
“Short but relaxing train ride”
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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 5 days ago

This was our families' 2nd trip. (2 grandparents, parents, and 3 grandchildren 3-7) 1st time Polar Express (evening) this time during the day. Interestingly 1/2 of us preferred the night train the other the day. In both cases...music/ accordion w/ sing along, snacks, Santa bearing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Explorer213057
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time on the Santa train. Great experience. We had three little ones with us, everything was great! Thank you to all the volunteers.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family and I had an absolutely delightful time on the Santa train yesterday. Both of my children loved getting special time with Santa and singing along to Christmas carols played by an accordion. The whole experience was absolutely charming especially when we realized the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

From booking the ride for 17 people, checking in at the station, ride with conductor, day was perfect! Friendly, easy to work with, informative ride. Thank you for making the day special.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sandy B
Reviewed September 4, 2018

There was a cute little station that wasn't very big inside but didn't need to be. 2 bathrooms. *and a restroom on the train if needed* They sold Some T-shirts, train items and a cooler of drinks available. We went in September and it was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank luv2travel1963
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Excellent ride! We went on the train robbery ride for Children's Miracle Network. We loved the authentic reenactment, grandsons were excited when we were "robbed".

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wanda J Z
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Over the years my husband and I celebrate our wedding anniversary, with a weekend getaway. This time we chose to visit Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad and partake in the "The Great Train Robbery". We enjoyed the train cars as well as the friendly staff and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tina E
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

It was a nice ride and informative. The grandsons loved it! The ice cream sundae was a nice touch and very good. I would take the boys again, the crew was very kind.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sally C
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful ride ! Best part was out 3 year old grandson was captivated the whole time ! There was also a great narraation about the history of the railroad , which captivated me ! Very friendly staff. A definite return trip will be made !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tategoi
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Very informative. Grandchildren loved the ride. The only problems I had were: first is people not being on time, and second is the people (adults) talking the whole ride, not paying attention to what the conductor was telling us about things along the way.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bschwanger
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