Ride along the same route that carried President Lincoln from Washington, DC to Gettysburg, PA, where he delivered one of the greatest speeches in American History!

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Mary Todd Lincoln on the Glen Rock Express at 11:30 am

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Mary Todd Lincoln on the Glen Rock Express at 11:30 am

May 28, 2018

Ride Time(s):

May 28, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Living Historian, Sandy Brunt, will narrate about the life and family of Mary Todd Lincoln on No. 17. Sandy covers the story of Mary Todd, the “lost child” to Mary Lincoln, wife of the late President Abraham Lincoln. Mary, of Scottish decent and raised in a wealthy family in the South was a sought-after Southern Belle who, against her family’s wishes, gave her heart and hand to Mr. Abraham Lincoln. Mary, devoted wife, mother and First Lady, was plagued with tragedy. Come learn about Mary Lincoln, a misunderstood woman, who lived a life in the shadows of mourning.

Veterans ride for free.  Please call 717-942-2370 x101 to reserve the free ticket.

The cars are pulled and pushed by the vintage diesel locomotive.

This excursion is to Glen Rock, PA and is one hour long.

Tickets will be available to be picked up at the ticket booth in the back of the gift shop on the day of the trip.

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure.

This event is sponsored by the V.F.W. Post 7012 (New Freedom, PA).

The 2018 Season of Imagination is brought to you in part by Bronze Sponsor, Aero Energy.  Thank you for your support.

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COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols:

Please reschedule your excursion if you recently tested positive for COVID-19, have been exposed, or are exhibiting symptoms.

Hand sanitizing stations are available at the ticket area, in the gift shop, and in restrooms.