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Grapevine Vintage Railroad

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Grapevine Vintage Railroad
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The Grapevine Vintage Railroad travels along the historic Cotton Belt Route between Grapevine and the Fort Worth Stockyards. The Railroad is serviced by two vintage locomotives which include "Puffy" the 1896 Steam locomotive and oldest continously...more
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705 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051-5351
+1 817-410-3185
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a slow trip but a nice way to spend a couple hours with your family. Train had A/C which was great in the Texas summer heat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sandiegoscout
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been trapped on this train for over an hour. We aren’t moving. We haven’t moved. As far as I can tell there are no plans to move. Are they holding us hostage? I’m waiting for the demands, at this point I will pay...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Brave75
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We took a ride on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad Christmas Train and had a very nice time. They have the train decorated nicely with Christmas Trees and other decorations. We got to spend about an hour and a half at the Fort Worth Stockyards before...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BroncosFan1967
Reviewed December 31, 2018

We had a group of 8 who pre-purchased our tickets at various times, but somehow we got our seats in the same car and next to each other. We knew the times to leave and return, but were a little surprised at how much time...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Delia N
Reviewed December 24, 2018

everyone who has a child has either been here, talks about it or recommends it. who am i to deprive my child? we got tickets and felt so excited since these sell out so fast. finally day of - we arrive to the lot. get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SadiaJ32
Reviewed December 21, 2018

We did not have a good experience. I understand it may have been unusual circumstances, but I need to share in case it happens again. We rode the train on a day (Dec. 19) they were apparently testing the new train from DFW to Fort...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank lindseykwyrick
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We got in line for boarding 15 min before our scheduled boarding time as posted online. They opened the gate at 2:15 only to have the entire crowd stand in another line for about 1/2 hr to exchange your ticket for a seat number (which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ReaRea-B
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Don't waste your time or your money. For almost $30/person, you would think there would be SOMETHING worth it. Pros: the car was beautifully decorated, and the staff was great. Cons: nothing to see out the windows besides highways, industrial parks and back yards; long...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank CathyTruelove
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We went as a family on a beautiful Sunday afternoon in early December. Not the best Christmas kids activity but also not the worst. A few take aways.... It does not make a difference if you are on a day train or night train. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelfish2018
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Here’s a synopsis of the trip with details to follow if you want them! Total time: 3 1/2 hour experience including arriving 45 minutes prior to boarding time for your ride. Free parking with a free shuttle to and from the Depot from the library....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mscdaniel
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January 24, 2019|
Response from BroncosFan1967 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Only service dogs I think.
July 6, 2018|
Response from ReaRea-B | Reviewed this property |
There are ramps for lines but not to get up onto the train that I could see. But I did see a wheelchair accessible sign at the front of the train car. So, maybe.
March 10, 2017|
Response from GrapevineInfo |
Thank you for your question! The First Class coaches include air conditioning and Victorian-style, upholstered seating. Touring class coaches provide open-air travel with vintage wooden-backed, bench-style seating. Although... More