MOTHER'S DAY SPECIAL

What better way of celebrating Mom on her special day than by treating her to a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip train ride to our Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove. Pack a picnic lunch to enjoy with Mom during the ½-hour layover at the picnic grove.

This event is powered by one of our historic first-generation diesel locomotives.

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RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED
Reservation Policy

Mother's Day Special
Photo: Andy Gwiazda

SCHEDULE

DEPARTURE DATE

Sunday, May 9


DEPARTURE TIMES

12:30 & 2:30 PM

FARES

COACH SEATING

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Adults:

$17 (Mom rides for half-fare!)

Seniors (60+):

$16 (Mom rides for half-fare!)

Children (2-12):

$15

Children (under 2):

FREE

CABOOSE RENTAL

Groups of 20-25 people can rent one of our red cabooses to have a private party aboard the train. Learn more about caboose rentals.

$300

PARLOR CAR RENTAL

Larger groups (between 25 and 40 people) can rent our Parlor Car to have a private party aboard the train. The Parlor Car is a larger space with plenty of room to set up food and beverages for your party. Learn more about renting the Parlor Car.

$550

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All trains operate rain or shine. The railroad reserves the right to substitute coaches and/or motive power as operating conditions demand and to make modifications to the schedule without prior notice. We have limited accessibility for handicapped persons. All buildings have wheelchair ramps and we have a wheelchair lift to board the train at Greenbank Station. However, there is no wheelchair lift available at any of our stops, including the Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove and Hockessin. Train doorways are only 24-inches wide and there is limited space for wheelchair storage on the train.

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