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Address: 299 N Main St, Post Office Box 310, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-3144
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a short but interesting and enjoyable train ride

The railroad has a very short length of track (only about 2 miles) so riding out and back takes only about 90 minutes. This is offset by very interesting activity at each end of... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
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Georgetown, Texas
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ST.Louis, MO.
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

A fun, artsy, funky & historic town literally built into the side of the Ozark mountains. Plenty of restaurants, shops & art galleries to explore by foot or hop on a convenient trolly. Dont miss the opportunity to explore the Crescent Hotel, rumored to be the most haunted hotel in the US. Protip: save $20 on the ghost tour by... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This was such a fun activity for the kids. It is just a short train ride, but long enough to enjoy without getting tired of it. Both times we have gone, they let us put coins on the tracks for the train to run over. A fun day for young and old alike.

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Prague
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

So many fun family attractions and this is one of them..for the price hard to beat.. bring the family and enjoy

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Eureka Springs, Arkansas
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 23 November 2016

History lovers and train buffs love this attraction which has been in ES forever. Lot's of interesting lore and fun ride. Good photo ops.

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College Station, Texas
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The best thing about this train ride was the conductor. He was full of information about Eureka Springs and trains and railroad history. And he obviously thought it was important to give the most entertaining history lesson possible!

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San Antonio
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Of all the exciting things Eureka Springs has to offer the dinner on the train was the best. Fine Dining with a four course meal. The historic dining car is beautiful and the whole night was wonderful from the staff to the food. The prime rib was cooked to perfection and the dessert was as amazing to see as it... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The railroad has a very short length of track (only about 2 miles) so riding out and back takes only about 90 minutes. This is offset by very interesting activity at each end of the track. At the station, they demonstrate reversing the locomotive by rotating it on a small turntable. At the end of the line, they demonstrate reversing... More 

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Bas-Mauco, France
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This tour ride was educational entertaining as well as family friendly, totally enjoyed the personal touch of the conductor and history lesson shared.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Waste of money and time the train was late and you take in more sights just driving yourself it was just a bunch of trees no real scenery. Terrible and if you are interested in getting a 15 dollar nap in then this is definitely for you. People working were great. Just not an experience I want to experience again.

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Hurst, TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We went on the dinner cruise and had a great time. The dining car was beautifully restored, it was like stepping back in time. The service and meal (we had the chicken) were wonderful and the baked Alaska dessert was a perfect finale. It was a very classy and romantic evening, I would definitely recommend it.

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