1 Samuel Spencer Dr.
The train ride takes visitors on a from-the-rails tour of the historic site’s 60 acres, featuring structures dating back to 1896, from the days when the property was Southern Railway’s largest steam locomotive repair facility in the southeast.
WEEKEND TRAIN RIDE SCHEDULE
Saturday: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 2 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m.
Admission + Train ride tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for Senior/Military and $8 for children 3-12. Ages 2 and under who will ride on the lap of a parent or guardian are free. Museum admission only tickets are $6 for adults, $5 for Senior/Military and $4 for children 3-12. Ages 2 and under are free. Advance purchase is recommended due to capacity limitations aboard the train.
Passenger seating within each train car will have appropriate social distancing between each group of friends or family as outlined by Executive Order #195.
Face masks are optional for the train ride and in all areas of the N.C. Transportation Museum. As COVID-19 protocols can change, visitors to the N.C. Transportation Museum must follow requirements in effect at the time of their visit.
Passengers will board and deboard the train in a one-way traffic flow through the rail car. Cars will be sanitized between each ride, including seats, windows, and handrails.