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Grandparents Day Excursion Train Ride

Sun Sep 9, 2018
Various times
All ages

Climb aboard the Whippany Railway Museum's Excursion Train and take a ride into the past. The 10-mile round trip ride travels the route of the historic Whippanong Trail through Whippany, East Hanover, Livingston and Roseland in Morris and Essex Counties. The trains depart at 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.

The trains feature a unique collection of restored, vintage cabooses from historic rail lines that once served New Jersey and the Metropolitan area. Passengers can climb aboard the caboose of their choice and experience an old-fashioned, pleasant day. A club, built in 1927, car has the look and feel of a private club with individual leather chairs, mahogany interior accented with stained glass, built-in tables and period ceiling fans.


  • Caboose Seating - Free for kids 1 & under, $11 for kids under 12, $16 for adults
  • Club Car Seating - Free for kids 1 & under, $14 for kids under 12, $19 for adults

Purchase tickets in advance online.

Whippany Railway Museum
1 Railroad Plaza Rte 10
Whippany, NJ 07981
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