THE KENTUCKY RAILWAY MUSEUM
How long is the train ride?
The train excursion is approximately 75 minutes in duration roundtrip and covers 22 miles.
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 Rolling Fork River Valley, through the beautiful Kentucky countryside, and over a couple of bridges. You pass farmland with fields of corn and soybeans. We make a short stop of about 15 to 20 minutes in Boston, KY, to stretch your legs or purchase a snack at the local store. Sit back and relax.
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?
Certain special events require an advance reservation and require a credit card. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. Please call to see if your visit will require a 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.
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.
When does Thomas the Tank Engine visit?
He typically visits in early June. Please call or check our website for exact dates.
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.