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Weekend Train and Trolley Rides at the Southern California Railway Museum

Visit the Southern California Railway Museum in Perris, CA to explore the West’s largest collection of railway locomotives, passenger and freight cars, streetcars, interurban electric cars, buildings and other artifacts dating from the 1870’s. Ride streetcars, interurban electric cars, and trains on the Museum railway on our 100 acre campus. Pack a family picnic to enjoy in Holstrom Park. Visit the Museum’s collection of more than 200 streetcars and railway vehicles to experience the early days of electric, steam, and diesel railway transportation in and around Los Angeles.

Regular Weekend Tickets ONLINE & at the Museum Box Office
Special Event Tickets available ONLINE & at the Museum Box Office

HOLIDAY EVENT SCHEDULE: Normal weekend operations are suspended beginning Saturday October 30th, 2021 during the Museum’s Annual Holiday Events (Day Out with Thomas and The Polar Express Train Ride) and will resume Saturday, January 8th, 2022.

Dates:
Every Saturday & Sunday*

Regular Weekend Details:
Children under 5 ride Free with Adult
Children 5-11 – $8
Adult/Ages 12+ – $12

Weekend Ride TicketsCab/Caboose Ride Add-On

Parking, Entry to Grounds, and Entry to Open Exhibits are FREE*
Select Trains and Trolleys run every Weekend and select Holidays – ride as many times as you like during scheduled operating hours! And don’t forget you can add on a cab and/or caboose ride experience.

All Aboard the Southern California Railway Museum Railway!

Open Exhibits:

  • Carbarn 1 (Los Angeles Railway Collection): 9:30am-5pm
  • Grizzly Flats (Narrow Gauge Collection, including Ward Kimball Collection): 11:00am-4:00pm

All guests riding trains and trolleys, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear masks. Masks are additionally required for unvaccinated guests when visiting indoor exhibits.

VC2 Steam Engine Departure Schedule (9/19, 10/2-3 and 10/16-17 only):

  • VC2 operates between 11am & 4pm
  • Departures every hour, on the hour

Saturday Departure Schedule:

  • Mainline Train: 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm
  • Mainline Electric (if available):  11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, and 4:30 pm.
  • Loop Line (On Demand): 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Sunday Departure Schedule:

  • Mainline Electric (if available):  11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, and 4:30 pm.
  • Loop Line (On Demand): 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

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HOLIDAY EVENT SCHEDULE: Normal weekend operations are suspended beginning Saturday October 30th, 2021 during the Museum’s Annual Holiday Events (Day Out with Thomas and The Polar Express Train Ride) and will resume Saturday, January 8th, 2022.

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.

For your safety and the safety of others when riding the train or trolley, all guests over the age of two are required to wear face coverings. Please visit our COVID-19 GUIDANCE page for more information, and please note that this information is being updated continually.

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