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St. Marys Railroad

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Address: 1000 Osborne St, St. Marys, GA 31558-8530
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+1 912-200-5235
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Fun for the family! Wild West themed ride..

My four year old really wanted to ride a train for her birthday. Luckily a friend recommended St. Mary's Railway to us. They had a Wild West theme the weekend we went. It was a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
LakeTahoe82
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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was soooo much fun! My husband was going to be traveling on Valentine's Day so I wanted to do something different and surprise him. He was surprised and the ride was fun. This particular Saturday was a Wild West theme show, which was kind of corny but cute. The cast were all volunteers which made it sooo much cuter!... More 

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Fernandina Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My four year old really wanted to ride a train for her birthday. Luckily a friend recommended St. Mary's Railway to us. They had a Wild West theme the weekend we went. It was a thirty minute ride out and thirty minutes back. At the halfway point the staff put on a showdown. It was fun to watch but they... More 

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Thank LakeTahoe82
Pensacola, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a fun ride through the country. The young'un that was with us really liked the cowboys and dance hall girls.

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017

What a wonderful day we had today playing tourist in our hometown. We had the good fortune to take a ride on the Wild West Express train and what fun we had. Our group ranged in age from 2-65 and everyone had a great time. This trip brought back memories of when I was young and we used to visit... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

Tots, teens and totally adults will all enjoy this railroad--Fun and Adventure filled 90 minute ride. Speciality themes throughout the year--operates only on certain Saturdays. Enjoy a local restaurant meal before or after the railroad experience! stmarysrailroad.com for tickets.

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Marysville, Kansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2017

I was expecting a little more than what there was. I just felt for the money it was rather lame. I did enjoy the ride, even tho it was rather short. They say the Christmas Train is better. Miht have to try it sometime.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Volunteer actors reenact skits for the hour and one half ride. Great weekend adventure for parents or grandparents and kids. Pets not allowed. We were going to leave our dog in car with open windows. One of the staff volunteered to watch her, as she cares for rescue dogs. She reluctantly accepted a tip towards her work.

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Thank Elizabeth B
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016

If you haven't been to St. Marys Railroad, then you missing out on a great adventure! We had a great time visiting and riding up and down the track to visit Santa and his friends. The crew and characters on board the train were fun and entertaining with stories, jokes and songs. We enjoyed the model train exhibit inside the... More 

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epicureanepics, Public Relations Manager at St. Marys Railroad, responded to this review

Thank you so much for riding the St. Marys Express and for the kind review. We hope to see you again soon. Barbara More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I went with my 5 year old and infant. We did the Halloween express at 10 am. Its a nice little ride with music, people in costumes, jokes and a little drama scene halfway. Then back at the station there is a tiny museum with little trains going around on tracks and a concession stand. Also there were a few... More 

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St. Augustine, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

The St. Mary's railroad ride is a fun activity for the family with young children. If you plan to go you MUST book early as it sells out quickly. We entered the station to pick up our tickets. Inside you will see the train museum depicting the era of the railroad in south Georgia. There are two glass enclosed model... More 

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epicureanepics, Guest Relations Manager at St. Marys Railroad, responded to this review

Thank you for riding the St. Marys Express. Our volunteers work hard to make people happy. We are glad you enjoyed the ride. More 

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