Kid Friendly Activities Colebrookdale Railroad: The Secret Valley Line




Operating Hours/Cost
Hours vary. See official website for excursion times and dates

Events
December 16-23, 2017
Santa's Polar Bear Express
Join Santa on a magical railroad adventure. Sip complementary hot cocoa or enjoy Christmas cookies and sing favorite carols as the Secret Valley passes by your window. Santa brings a gift for every child, and every child has an opportunity to give their Christmas letter to him. The Victorian charm of heated coaches makes Christmas memories to last a lifetime. See official website for schedule.



Stretching between Berks and Montgomery Counties, traversing geological formations unique to Pennsylvania and rich with Native American lore, the Colebrookdale Railroad connects the sites of the earliest iron-making industries in the American colonies, sites once familiar to William Penn, George Washington, and Thomas Edison.

Completed by soldiers home from the Civil War just four months after the Transcontinental Railroad united the East and West, the Colebrookdale is a record of epic engineering and heroic human drama. Eight-point-six miles long and a century-and-a-half back in time, the Secret Valley Line beckons you to experience for yourself the unexpected treasures of Southeastern Pennsylvania.

The train travels from Boyertown to Pottstown, offering regular featured, themed excursions for people of all ages including an autumn Hayride on Rails, a Haunted History Train, a Winter Starlight Express and a Santa Train.

Contact Information
101 E. 3rd St.
B, PA 19512

phone: (610) 367-0200


website: Visit Official Web Site
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