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Strasburg Rail Road

301 Gap Rd, Ronks, PA 17572-9566
+1 866-725-9666
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Octoberfest Train Car = Bad Food but fun ride! Just go for the ride.

Fun ride, 20-25 minutes or so there and then 20-25 minutes back. They reverse and go back the same... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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We've been visiting this attraction for 35 yrs. Just within the last 2 we've decided to take the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Julie D
Phelps, New York
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Travel through Pennsylvania Dutch Country as an authentic steam locomotive pulls you past working farms, our Amish neighbors and beauty as far as the eye can see. Join us for lunch or dinner aboard our Dining Car, ride our miniature steam train and visit our shops. Visit our website for packages and special events.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
301 Gap Rd, Ronks, PA 17572-9566
+1 866-725-9666
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fun ride, 20-25 minutes or so there and then 20-25 minutes back. They reverse and go back the same way so you get the same view both ways as the train itself is in the same direction and does not loop. PROS: Fun, quick ride...More

Thank candicegaud
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We've been visiting this attraction for 35 yrs. Just within the last 2 we've decided to take the 1st class ride. How nice that is. Very relaxing and u can purchase drinks and snacks. Thanks for the great ride to Paradise!!!

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best steam train rides in the area. We purchased the 1st class car ticket with swivel seats and it was fantastic! We also went to the train museum next door and found it to be outstanding. This is a must...More

Thank gb856
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I rode in the first class car which only holds 14 people. The chairs are comfortable and swivel and there is food service, mainly snacks and drinks. The ride was 45 minutes long out and back along the same track. The scenery...More

Thank Richbutnot
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great time. It wasn't the "usual." The train is very clean and the staff is super friendly. You can really spend a good portion of the day there. They have a little village at the station with 4 stores. There's a playground...More

Thank bazom
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been to the Strasburg Railroad a few times. We have taken our children during the holdiays; to ride with Santa, and also with Thomas the Tank Engine. Our children have always enjoyed riding through the countryside and enjoyed the ride on the train....More

Thank JEAN Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

Children and adults will love the Strasburg Rail Road! The ride through the country side is awesome and they offer Thomas the Train for the kids and Christmas rides. We will definitely be returning soon.

Thank JoAnn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

So - no trip to Amish country would be complete without a stop at the Strasburg Rail Road -- especially during one of those cold or wet days. We stopped in with 15 minutes before the 11pm departure. Wife jumped out to get tickets, and...More

Thank COTraveller33
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the railroad ride with friends. There was interesting and funny commentary along the way. We sat in the coach for refreshments and light snacks.It was interesting to see the Amish working in the fields and see other attractions for the area. Each...More

Thank granof3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Growing up my grandpa's was a train enthusiast, model trains,trips to see the local rail bed always. Seeing the preserved train cars and engines brought back memories. The museum is massive as it houses many rebuilt trains. There is a nine mile train ride from...More

Thank Kenneth K
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Sue W
13 August 2017|
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Response from Steve B | Property representative |
Strasburg Rail Road has several restrooms throughout the most trains. All First Class cars and the Dining cars have restrooms, and we almost always operate with at least one Coach car that has a restroom as well. Open Air... More
Ellis M
10 February 2017|
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Response from Ralph M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does.
18 December 2016|
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Response from PatrickOcean_nj | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know. Try their website.