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Kentucky Railway Museum

136 South Main Street, New Haven, KY 40051-6355
+1 800-272-0152
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Train and railway museum review

Unfortunately we were there during the week and missed the train ride,,,,but an enthusiastic Mr... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
scarletoke
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Chicago, Illinois
Murder Mystery Dinner Train

We enjoyed the zany time we had on the Murder Mystery Dinner Train Saturday evening. We started... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patty L G
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Berea, Kentucky
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Kentucky’s oldest rail museum is pledged to preserving the history and heritage of the state railroads. Enjoy a 22 mile train excursion through the countryside. Hop aboard one of our specialty trains. Trains run April-December.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible17%
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136 South Main Street, New Haven, KY 40051-6355
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately we were there during the week and missed the train ride,,,,but an enthusiastic Mr Rick Kustes took us on a tour of the great old passenger cars and a close up look at some old steam engines and a caboose. I particularly liked the...More

Thank scarletoke
monon32, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Happy you enjoyed your guided tour experience at the Kentucky Railway Museum. We appreciate your comments.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the zany time we had on the Murder Mystery Dinner Train Saturday evening. We started with dinner at Sherwood Inn, where the play began. It was a night of mass confusion, but was very engaging and interactive. The meal was delicious. Our waiters...More

Thank Patty L G
monon32, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Happy to hear you enjoyed the Murder Mystery and Train ride, it is one of our most popular adult events. Thanks for your comments and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there the weekend of the car show. The car show was amazing and the train ride was awesome. There was a lot of artifacts in the museum and the model trains they had was massive. This place is all based on donations and...More

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Ky R, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Yes, our Car Show has continued to grow over the past several years. It has become one of our most popular special events. We are very proud of our Museum, a big thank you to all the people who have made donations to KRM over...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great day visiting the museum and riding the train on the fall break excursion. My teenage grandson has always been a train lover and asked the conductor lots of questions, plus had his picture taken with him. We rode in the dining...More

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Ky R, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you for your review, we are happy you had an enjoyable time plus maybe learned a little something along the way. Hope to see you on a future ride, thank for visiting.

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We needed something to do in the Bardstown area on a Sunday and this museum was open The museum itself is small but does have a large HO layout. We decided to try the train ride that leaves at 2 p.m. on Sundays. Once we...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Went on the 'Train Robbery Ride'. Rated this 'Very Good' because of the excellent acting/riding abilities of the people portraying the 'good guys & bad guys'. Great 'true' stories about Jesse James (our distant cousin). Hats off to these people - great job!! Lots of...More

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monon32, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Happy you enjoyed the Train Robbery ride it is one of our most popular special events. We appreciate your comments.

Reviewed 11 August 2017

I love trains and the Kentucky Railway Museum has trains. The museum houses a great model railroad and some railroad related memorabilia. The train ride is about an hour and a half long throuh lovely Kentucky countryside. A good value and a fun day.

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monon32, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for sharing your comments and we are happy you enjoyed your visit, hope to see you again on a future ride.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

We took the grandchildren ages 5 and 2 for the Saturday excursion. The facilities were clean and the staff very friendly. The train ride was just over an hour and the kids really loved it. The gift shop has lots of train related items available...More

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monon32, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for your visit, very happy you and your grandchildren had fun. We hope to see you again when the Conductor calls All Aboard.

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My 13 year old son is a trains maniac or trainiac, if you will. He loved the museum. There is an electric train that you can operate and alot of history of the L & N railroad. However, if you are not into trains, you...More

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monon32, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

We appreciate your visit and delighted your son enjoyed our Museum. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 16 July 2017

We rode the train robbery tour that is given about once every 1-2 Summer months. It turned out to be a perfect ride for my 77 year old mom and my three grandkids, 9,9, and 6. The ride was about 1.5 hours and the last...More

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Lynn K, Public Relations Manager at Kentucky Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for your review, so happy you enjoyed the event. The Train Robbery is one of our most popular specialty rides at the Kentucky Railway Museum. The Robbery proceeds that are collected from the train robbers benefit the Louisville charity The Crusade for Children....More

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Senior5510
2 May 2017|
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Response from monon32 | Property representative |
The train ride would be approximately 2 hours.
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3Hondas
23 July 2015|
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Response from monon32 | Property representative |
I believe you have the wrong attraction.
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