October 17 | 12PM
October & November | 12PM & 2PM
October 23, 24, 30, 31 | 12PM & 2PM
Our railroad is 100% run by volunteers. We're always looking for new volunteers!
Oct 3, 10, 17
12PM & 2PM
Enjoy a brisk fall afternoon along the picturesque Chester Creek Valley from our heated train as we take you on a 90 minute journey back in time to the village of Glen Mills and return.
West Chester History Train
Take a 90 minute interactive guided train ride that will showcase the rich history our railroad has to offer. On board narration will be provided by WCRHA historian Dave Walter. The train will layover at Glen Mills station for approximately 25 minutes before returning to West Chester.This is an intimate trip which occurs in our dining car during our regularly scheduled train. Tickets are very limited. Be sure to grab them before they are gone!
Trick or Treat Special
Oct 23, 24, 30, 31
12PM & 2PM
Join us for a family friendly 90 minute Halloween train ride! Wear your favorite costume and ride our heated train to enjoy the beautiful Chester Creek Valley in all of itís Fall splendor! During your brief stop at the historic Glen Mills station, passengers can disembark and explore the historic station and our picnic grove. Passengers can also collect a few treats while at the station. A simple fun event for everyone to enjoy.
Nov 20, 21, 26, 27, 28
Dec 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19
11AM, 1PM, 3PM
Additional 5PM departures: Dec 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19
All aboard Santa's Express! Join Santa for a journey on our heated decorated train through the Chester Creek Valley. Santa will be greeting everyone at Market Street Station and then going along for the ride to Glen Mills and return. Santa will be visiting all passengers while on the train. Make sure you bring your holiday lists with you so Santa can check them twice!Passenger's will also enjoy live entertainment onboard from Greg Wright and friends! Adults - $30
Children (2-12) - $25
Toddlers (9mo-23mo) - $10
Under 9mo ride free!
Christmas Tree Train
Dec 5, 12
West Chester Railroad is again hosting it's popular Christmas Tree train this holiday season! We have partnered with Wiggins Tree Farm in West Chester, PA.More info to come! Adults - $25
Children (2-12) - $20
Under 2 ride free!
The West Chester Railroad is a tourist railroad along the beautiful Chester Creek Valley in Pennsylvania. We are conveniently located 45 minutes outside Philadelphia. We offer a variety of nostalgic 90 minute train trips and special events throughout the year. Join in the fun!
Our railroad is 100% volunteer operated.
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