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Strasburg Rail Road

301 Gap Rd, Ronks, PA 17572-9566
+1 866-725-9666
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Great ride through Pa farmland.

Trains run on time. Conductors are very knowledgeable. Enjoyable ride with magnificent scenery... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Columbia, Pennsylvania

We booked the Amish dinner train and it was incredible! Roast beef, turkey, ham balls with mashed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cindy L
johnstown, United States
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Travel through Pennsylvania Dutch Country as an authentic steam locomotive pulls you past working farms, our Amish neighbors and beauty as far as the eye can see. Join us for lunch or dinner aboard our Dining Car, ride our miniature steam train and visit our shops. Visit our website for packages and special events.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“open air car” (121 reviews)
“dining car” (134 reviews)
“train ride” (453 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
301 Gap Rd, Ronks, PA 17572-9566
+1 866-725-9666
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Reviewed yesterday

Trains run on time. Conductors are very knowledgeable. Enjoyable ride with magnificent scenery. Nice picnic area and playground for little ones.

Thank rivertownes
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked the Amish dinner train and it was incredible! Roast beef, turkey, ham balls with mashed potatoes, veg, rolls, and dessert were amazing. The dining car was well appointed, the staff attentive and friendly. The conductor was informative and funny. A definate must do...More

Thank Cindy L
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic place you feel Like that you went back on time . Very clean and ticket for the ride vey affordable , great view , very good for families

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took a 45 minute ride on an old steam engine. Wow, what a trip! The view of Amish farm land is amazing! Listen, you can hear the ghost whistle echo off the mountain. There are stops to get off and picnic and enjoy the...More

Thank scoop35311
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must if you visit the Amish country in Lancaster PA. There are many train rides in the country but few are restored and maintained like the Strasburg railroad. If you ride a open air car beware you may get some soot from...More

Thank FamilyTime23
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was the best part of our trip to Lancaster area! The 7 pm ride provided great views of a beautiful sunset with a cool breeze! I was concerned that we could not get the open air car (it had just rained). Little did we...More

Thank melwoo82010
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first time taking our 4.5 yr old neice. We picked the open air car which was great considering the hot weather. The 45min train ride thru the countryside was nice and the conductor gave us some history and made it fun. Our neice had...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Strasburg Rail Road never disappoints we have been visiting this location for years. The ride is always relaxing and enjoyable,

Thank Ricky6619
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went out on the short scenic trip on this beautiful steam engine. We opted for the open air carriage which we thoroughly enjoyed! To stand right at the back of the train looking out over the stunning Amish Farmlands was just beautiful. Loved it!

Thank EllyJH
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have reviewed this before very in depth all about it and have always given it five stars this last visit has changed that, while it is still a nice ride I was so disappointed that they over booked the open car rides that even...More

Thank Ken N
Steve B, Guest Relations Manager at Strasburg Rail Road, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Ken N, We are sorry your recent experience at the Strasburg Rail Road was a disappointing one. It is our sincere goal to provide a safe, fun, and memorable experience for all our guests who choose to ride with us. We appreciate knowing of...More

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Sue W
August 13, 2017|
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Response from reelwise | Reviewed this property |
There is one in the station and the ride is short.
Ellis M
February 10, 2017|
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Response from Ralph M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does.
December 17, 2016|
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Response from PatrickOcean_nj | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know. Try their website.