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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Wild West Express – 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, & 2:30 PM

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Wild West Express – 11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, & 2:30 PM

Jul 17, 2021

Ride Time(s): 11:30 AM; 1:00 PM; 2:30 PM

July 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Caution: Riders will experience the sights and sounds of gunfire during the ride.

Witness the exploits of the infamous Jesse James and Younger Gang, a well-known group of 19th-century outlaws! During your trip to Seitzland and back, experience train travel as it was in the Wild West when this notorious group held up trains and passengers. The modern-day reenactors are using their skills for good, robbing the train for donations to New Freedom Heritage. Come out for a good time and a great cause!

New Freedom Heritage is a 503c not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving the rich history and culture of New Freedom, Pennsylvania. It was founded on June 15, 2004 by several members of the New Freedom Community Gardeners whose hope was to promote a better future for the community and local businesses. Since its inception, New Freedom Heritage has had a significant impact on the community. Activities and projects have included: Annual New Freedom Fest, creation of the Freedom Green Community Park, creation of the Heritage Museum of New Freedom and an interactive kiosk, summertime free outdoor movie nights, town murals, recording local history, monthly speaker series, stream rehabilitation, and members picnic on the Green.

Tickets: $28 Adult; $15 Child (age 3-12); $5 Toddler (in lap)

The coaches are pushed and pulled by our vintage diesel locomotive.

This excursion is 1 hour.

Tickets will be printed and available for pick up at the ticket booth on the day of the excursion.

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure.

Before you join us please reference our new protocols!

Learn about each of our coaches here.

Many thanks for the support of our 2021 season sponsors:

        

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.

Train coaches, gift shop, ticket area, restrooms, and all other public spaces are cleaned and sanitized before each train excursion following CDC guidelines.

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