Train rides are offered on the following dates (2018):
May 19 & 20
August 25 & 26 (Trainfest)
October 6 & 7
December 1 & 2 (North Pole Express)
New this year the museum will be scheduling train rides and selling train rides tickets prior to the event. Visit www.rmeo.org for all the information.
The train runs from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm each day listed above in 2018 Train Ride Schedule. The train departs every half hour starting at 11:00 am. The museum is open from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
How long is the ride?
We are thrilled to be offering longer rides! The rides are now approx. 2 km round trip. They leave from the station along the West track and head north to Cornelia St., switch to the East track and travel along the east side of the property and then back again.
Train Ride Ticket Prices:
Please check eventbrite by searching eventbrite.ca for the train ride or call the museum for individual train ride day prices.
Regular museum admission prices apply:
Adults $7…Seniors/Students $6…Children $5
4 and under (FREE)
For further information, please contact the Museum.
Where can I buy tickets?
Tickets can be purchased online through Eventbrite and at the Museum from 10 am- 5pm.
Do I have to pre-purchase tickets?
Yes, if you want to be guaranteed a train ride. There are a limited number of tickets available for this event. If you are unable to purchase your tickets online, please call the museum to purchase tickets (613) 283-5696.
I have a child 3 or under, where I can purchase tickets for them?
Children 3 years old and under do not need a ticket, but please be sure to reserve a ticket for them when purchasing your ticket. Tickets are required for anyone 4 years or older.
What if I miss my scheduled train ride?
We request that you check-in at the front desk at least half an hour before your scheduled ride to pick up your train tickets. If you miss your scheduled ride time, we will do our best to put you on the next available train ride, but we cannot guarantee you a ride.