Dino Train

March 19th & 20th, 2022

Hop on Board for the Dino Train and STEAM Festival at Southern California Railway Museum, featuring “Buddy” from the PBS SoCal KIDS Show “Dinosaur Train.” 

Southern California Railway Museum is excited to announce the return Dino Train STEAM Festival, a unique, outdoor, socially-distanced, interactive experience created in partnership with PBS. Buddy the Dinosaur has been invited to the Museum to meet with his fans and highlight his favorite topics of Paleontology, Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math.

The Dino Train is on its way! Don’t miss out on this exciting experience – join us for some prehistoric playtime!


* Girls Inc. participating Sunday only

Dino Train S.T.E.A.M. Festival Activities Include:

  • Buddy Meet-and-Greet and Photo Opportunity
  • All-Day Train Rides
  • All-Day Trolley Rides
  • Learn to make Dino Lava Lamps and Dino Slime
  • Build & Launch Your Straw Rocket into the atmosphere
  • View Fossils from the Inland Empire
  • Pop-up Natural History Museum
  • Educational booths on honeybees and horticulture
  • Railway Museum Access

Upcoming Dates & Times

  • March 19, 2022 | Museum open from 9-5pm, programing from 10-4pm; Buddy the Dinosaur Meet and Greet every hour, between 10-1pm

  • March 20, 2022 | Museum open from 9-5pm, programing from 10-4pm Buddy the Dinosaur Meet and Greet every hour, between 10-1pm

Ticket Details

  • Adult Ticket (18 years+) – $20
  • Youth Ticket (3-17 years) – $10
  • Child Ticket (2 and under) – Free

Car Barn 1 is now open to the General Public Weekends and during Events! Car Barns 2, 4, and 6 (Grizzly Flats) will be open depending on volunteer availability.

Per FRA and US Department of Transportation regulations all guests over the age of two are required to wear face coverings when riding on trains/trolleys. Please visit our COVID-19 GUIDANCE page for more information, and please note that this information is being updated continually.

Partner Info

Interested in partnering with the Southern California Railway Museum on this event? Visit our Partner Info Page.