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Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad
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Train Ride "through the valley that changed the world." You'll travel back in time... just by arriving at our home station, an 1892-vintage freight station in Titusville, PA. Our three hour trip will take you to where oil history began as you hear...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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409 S Perry St, Perry Street Station, Titusville, PA 16354-2159
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+1 814-676-1733
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well worth it. It was my first trip on a train and loved it! Take your children to enjoy something you hardly ever see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chris S
OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Chris! We are glad you enjoyed your first train ride & glad that it was on the OC&T.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a fun train ride, 3 hours in total length through the beautiful mountains. You can get off at the half way point and walk around for a few minutes. They also have an open air car that you can walk back to when...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you! We are pleased you enjoyed your ride on the OC&T.

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We went on the Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad's Halloween themed "Murder Mystery" train ride event last night. Three words... Live Action CLUE on a train! Let me set the scene here. You get to dress up "ala Halloween". You get to enjoy a delicious...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mel W
OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for your 5-star review! We are so pleased you enjoyed the Train of Terror Murder Mystery Dinner.

Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We went on the train ride on October 10th. It was called the Fall Foilage Train ride. Even though the leaves hadn't really turned yet, it was an enjoyable 3 hour trip. The announcer on the trip as well as the volunteer assistants were very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your trip on the OC&T.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

We booked our tickets in February for a September Murder Mystery Train Ride. We were very disappointed in the interaction of the cast; was nothing like we anticipated it would be. It basically was a train ride for 1 1/2 hrs. out and then 1...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Barb G
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We ride a good deal of scenic railroads. What makes a railroad better than others is having someone provide narration about the railroad and the area. We were fortunate to have a gentleman named Beezer, a retired 40-year railroad employee. He provided great narration of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

For about $20 each, you get a 3 hour trip through the beautiful NW Pennsylvania countryside on the OCTR along the Oil Creek river and learn the fascinating stories of the birthplace of the oil industry. Ride inside or enjoy the experience of a standing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you for your 5 Star rating and review!

Reviewed July 18, 2018

What a cute little town. We planned a Sunday morning train ride. Great ride and learning about oil in the area. We really enjoyed the ride and stop for ice cream and walk around. Great ride for the price. This is a train ride for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you very much for your 5 star review!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were traveling through the town of Titusville and decided to spend the night! The woman at the hotel suggested the train ride, We purchased first class tickets and we got first class service! The gentleman that was in our railroad car was very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your excursion on our train!

Reviewed June 30, 2018

Nice ride through Oil Creek Park with living history thrown in on board and at the turn round point. We visited during Steam Weekend in order to ride behind the steam engines rather than the usual diesel engine. Good fun.

Date of experience: June 2018
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OCTRR, Manager at Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you! We are glad you enjoyed your ride.

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Dawna V
July 25, 2016|
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Response from prestonbunch | Reviewed this property |
No, it does not, unless it is to pick up bicyclists. It does not let passengers off to see the Drake Well Museum, though.
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Spmbm
June 27, 2015|
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During the months of June and September, it runs on weekends. During July & August it runs on Wed and Thurs along with weekends. The train leaves the station at 1 PM so be at Perry St Station in Titusville between 12 and... More
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