Ride three different steam railroads & experience machines of the industrial age


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Information for planning for your visit.

First two weekends in December Noon to 5:00 Central. No pre-sales / no reservations.

Breakfast at Doc’s starts at 9:00, Lunch served until 4:00, Ice Cream drinks all day.

Museum depot and gift shop open at 11:30, Trains roll at Noon — 5:00 Central Time


Free admission to get into the grounds.

Train tickets: (no need to pre-purchase)

Credit / Debit Cards accepted at Gate, Train Depot, Depot Store Gift Shop & Soda Fountain:
Visa, Master Card only

Helpful hints:

  • Bring a toy worth $5 or more to donate to Toys for Tots and we’ll give you a free train ticket.
  • Santa arrives on the train at Noon.  Greet him on the depot platform!
  • Grab breakfast with the train crew as early as 9:00 CDT at Doc’s Soda Fountain

Equipment Scheduled to operate:
Two railroads to ride, steam locomotives on each.*

Full Sized, Narrow Gauge Railroad
Diesel Locomotive only. Steam Locomotives are used if weather permits.
Vintage Kiddieland Railroad (Gas Locomotive)

*while the museum strives to operate steam locomotives,  gas or diesel locomotives will be used in case of mechanical issues or volunteer availability. Thank you for your understanding.

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