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Strasburg Rail Road

Ronks, PA, USA
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About Strasburg Rail Road
Steam through scenic Lancaster County aboard America’s oldest operating railroad, where the first thing you can expect is an authentic steam railroad experience! Strasburg Rail Road has five working steam locomotives and a fleet of twenty passenger cars, including First Class, Dining, Coach, and Open Air, all beautifully restored and carefully maintained by a world-class staff. Our regular steam train excursion provides a 45-minute roundtrip through the countryside, while an audio commentary highlights interesting facts and history about the railroad and surrounding area. More than 2,500 acres of farmland are visible from the train, much of which is farmed by our Amish neighbors. Group rates are available for 10 or more Guests with additional perks for Cafe 1832 and our gift shops! Special Events include Day Out With Thomas, Christmas Trains, Wine & Cheese events, and more!
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Bracha W wrote a review Yesterday
Spring Valley, New York20 contributions6 helpful votes
My toddlers loved the idea of riding a train. Its a nice experience. Authentic. Sweet staff manning the train. Just know that it goes super-slow. We went on a very hot day and it was hard to sit for so long. Its around 45 min from start to end. I only gave it 4 stars because I
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Jeanette S wrote a review Yesterday
Horsham, Pennsylvania4 contributions
Very clean train cars and stores, the staff was all very friendly. Our seats were in the parlor which was very comfortable and cool with air conditioning. We ordered drinks and pretzels.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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RoamingRoundtheWorld wrote a review Yesterday
Boston, Massachusetts15 contributions13 helpful votes
The train ride is just "OK" - a modestly entertaining diversion for 45 mins, but nothing that can't be missed... However, their social distancing measures leave much to be desired. Although the train conductor said clearly on two occasions that guests must keep masks on at all
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Date of experience: August 2020
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hi11e1 wrote a review Aug 12
Baltimore, Maryland19 contributions7 helpful votes
This report is about their "In-Cab Experience" in the engineer's seat. We purchased our train fan and newly minted 18 y.o. an experience to cross off one of his bucket list items. He was literally sat into the engineer's seat of the real steam locomotive and given operating
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Date of experience: August 2020
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triley2018 wrote a review Aug 10
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It was clean, comfortable and COVID safe in premier seating. The ride is short, which you describe. However, it was the exact same trip both going and coming back. We felt it was way overpriced for the experience
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Date of experience: August 2020
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