SUPERHERO EXPRESS

Jumping straight out of the comic books, Superman and Wonder Woman will visit the Wilmington & Western to ride the rails! You'll journey to the Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove with our heroes, and all are encouraged to come dressed in their favorite superhero costume. This is a 1½-hour round-trip. Due to COVID-19, seating is limited and social distancing is required.

We are excited to be partnering with Kool Beans to bring you this event again in 2020!

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

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Reservation Policy

Super Hero Express
Photo: Mike Ciosek

SCHEDULE

DEPARTURE DATE

Saturday, October 3


DEPARTURE TIMES

12:30 & 3:00 PM

FARES

COACH SEATING

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Adults:

$20

Seniors (60+):

$19

Children (2-12):

$18

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

$350

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.

$600

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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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