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Annual Holiday Train Show at the Connecticut River Museum

Thu Dec 24, 2020 - Sun Feb 14, 2021- see all dates
Various times
Free with admission

There are more trains, more scenery, and lots of new surprises at this annual family-friendly exhibit created by train artist Steve Cryan.

Visitors can challenge themselves with an I-spy scavenger hunt through the display. Special Lionel and American Flyer train layouts for toddler-size viewers.

As with most events this year, the Annual Holiday Train will look different. To ensure that every guest can view the exhibit and maintain safe social distancing, please see the following new protocols:


  • Timed, Ticketed Admission for all guests, including Members.
  • Each Admission Group will hold a maximum of 12 guests.
  • Admission to the third floor is booked for 30 Minute Intervals.
  • Guests will not be admitted to the 3rd Floor Exhibit without an admission ticket.

Connecticut River Museum
67 Main Street
Essex, 06426
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