THE KENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM
How long is the train ride?
The train excursion is approximately one hour and 10 minutes in duration. Train Robbery rides are approximately 1.5 hours.
Is there a minimum or maximum age to ride the train?
No, all ages may ride. Children under the age of 2 are free.
Are there restrooms on the train?
Emergency restrooms only
What does the trip consist of?
The train travels through the historic L&N Lebanon Branch. It is the most historic and oldest portion of the entire Louisville & Nashville Railroad. In 1855 the first rails were laid on the Lebanon Branch.
Are there discounts?
Yes, please call for information on specific discounts.
How should I dress?
Comfortable and casual
What is your schedule?
Please check our website for current schedule.
Do I need a reservation?
At this time reservations are required for all train excursions. We gladly accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. Payment is required at the time of reservation.
Is smoking permitted on the train?
Our facility and train are non-smoking.
What is the Mystery Theatre?
Mystery Theatre is geared toward adults and the content is generally considered P-G 13. Your ticket includes the play, a four-course meal, and your train excursion. The dress is business casual. The entire event lasts approximately three hours. Reservations are required. Due to Covid-19 the Mystery Theatre schedule has been cancelled for 2021.
What does Locomotive Cab Ride mean?
This is a ride in the engine with the engineer. Only ages 18 and up are allowed due to safety regulations. Due to Covid-19 restrictions no cab rides are allowed at this time.
Do you allow pets?
We allow only service animals.
Is the Kentucky Railway Museum a non-profit?
Yes, we are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Is your train handicap accessible?
Yes, with some limitations. Please call ahead for specifics.
Still have questions? Send us a message and we will get back to you as soon as we can.