• An engineer inspects the running gear of a steam locomotive at Steamtown NHS

    Steamtown

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

Guided Tours

Scheduled Programs for July, 2014

Monday, July

28

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM: Locomotive Shop Tour

Tuesday, July

29

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM: Locomotive Shop Tour

Wednesday, July

30

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM: Locomotive Shop Tour

Thursday, July

31

10 AM – 12 PM; 2 – 4 PM: Handcar Experience (weather-permitting)
10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM:
"Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM: Locomotive Shop Tour


Schedules are subject to change without notice due to staffing, scheduling constraints and equipment availability. For the same reason, the NEXT month's calendar schedule should appear during the final week of the preceding month.

 

Scheduled Programs for August, 2014

Friday, August

1

10 AM – 12 PM; 2 – 4 PM: Handcar Experience (weather-permitting)
10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM:
"Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)

Saturday, August

2

10 AM – 12 PM; 2 – 4 PM: Handcar Experience (weather-permitting)
10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM:
"Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
12:30 PM: Moscow excursion (diesel-powered)

Sunday, August

3

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Nay Aug Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour
12:30 PM: Moscow excursion (diesel-powered)

Monday, August

4

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Tuesday, August

5

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Wednesday, August

6

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Thursday, August

7

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Friday, August

8

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Saturday, August

9

"SCRANTON LIMITED"" TRAIN RIDES CANCELLED (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour
11 AM: Cresco excursion (diesel-powered)

Sunday, August

10

DICKSON CITY EXCURSION - CANCELLED 7/1/14
10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM:
"Nay Aug Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Monday, August

11

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Tuesday, August

12

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Wednesday, August

13

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Thursday, August

14

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Friday, August

15

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Saturday, August

16

"SCRANTON LIMITED"" TRAIN RIDES CANCELLED
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Sunday, August

17

"NAY AUG LIMITED"TRAIN RIDES CANCELLED
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour
12:30 PM: Moscow excursion (diesel-powered)

Monday, August

18

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Tuesday, August

19

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Wednesday, August

20

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Thursday, August

21

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Friday, August

22

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Saturday, August

23

"SCRANTON LIMITED"" TRAIN RIDES CANCELLED
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour
12:30 PM: Moscow excursion (diesel-powered)


Sunday, August

24

"NAY AUG LIMITED"TRAIN RIDES CANCELLED
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour
11 AM: Gouldsboro excursion

HAPPY 98th BIRTHDAY,
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE

Monday, August

25

ENTRANCE FEE FREE TODAY! (Train fares apply)
10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM:
"Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Tuesday, August

26

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Wednesday, August

27

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Thursday, August

28

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Friday, August

29

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour

Saturday, August
RAILFEST 2014

30

TENTATIVE – DETAILS TBA
12:30 PM: Moscow excursion (diesel-powered) with photo run-by at Moscow Station

Sunday, August
RAILFEST 2014

31

TENTATIVE – DETAILS TBA
12:30 PM: Moscow excursion (diesel-powered) with photo run-by at Moscow Station

LABOR DAY
Monday, September

1

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 1:30 & 2:30 PM: "Scranton Limited" short train rides (diesel-powered)
10:30 AM & 2:30 PM:
Locomotive Shop Tour


Schedules are subject to change without notice due to staffing, scheduling constraints and equipment availability. For the same reason, the NEXT month's calendar schedule should appear during the final week of the preceding month.

Did You Know?

Three steam locomotives are visible in the doors of a roundhouse.

Roundhouses were essential to steam railroading. Most steam locomotives required servicing about 150 to 200 miles when they were new. Find out more about what goes on in the Roundhouse at Steamtown National Historic Site. More...