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Ride the Pumpkin Patch Train at Danbury Railway Museum

Ride the Pumpkin Patch Train

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It’s the Fall harvest season so what better way to celebrate and welcome in the cooler weather than with a short ride on a vintage train to the Danbury Railway Museum’s Pumpkin Patch? Ride the Pumpkin Patch Train through the historic railyard in a 1920's passenger coach, pulled by a vintage ALCo RS-1 diesel-electric locomotive (or other vintage locomotive, subject to availability) to the special pumpkin patch where each child ages 2-12 can select a free pumpkin. Everyone can enjoy some free cider & cookies. Of course, the exhibits, artifacts, and multiple operating model train layouts inside the restored over 100-year old Danbury station will be open for your education and entertainment. Out in the railyard, go inside real railroad cars and locomotives. There is a fully-stocked gift shop on the premises. The event will be held rain or shine. If desired, reservations can be made online. Children are encouraged to come in costume. 

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About Danbury Railway Museum

120 White Street

Danbury, Connecticut

203-778-8337


    The Danbury Railway Museum is located in the historic station and rail yard in downtown Danbury, Connecticut. It offers railroad history, tours, train rides, a collection of original and restored rolling stock, and opportunities for hands-on railroad work at "12 inches to the foot" scale. The Danbury Railway Museum is a non-profit organization staffed solely by volunteers.