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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Memorial Day Weekend Excursions

Memorial Day Weekend Excursions

All Aboard to Celebrate Our Heroes! Veterans and Active-Duty Military Ride Free!

Join us as we celebrate the service of veterans and active-duty military.

Veterans and Active Duty Military Members:

Please contact us at 717-942-2370 or info@northerncentralrailway.com at least 3 days in advance to reserve your free ticket. Please have a valid ID.

Glen Rock Trains:

Travel to Glen Rock, PA and back with our historic PRR GP9 Diesel Locomotive built in 1959 on a former Pennsylvania Railroad mainline that has been in operation since 1838. Your ride follows the route of the original Northern Central Railroad through the scenic Heritage Rail Trail County Park. Learn about the history of the towns and villages you pass along the way.

Hanover Junction Train:

Outside your window is the beautiful Heritage Rail Trail County Park and southern York County countryside on this trip to Hanover Junction. Our historic PRR GP9 Diesel Locomotive built in 1959 will take you back in time to the 1860s when President Abraham Lincoln rode these tracks on his way to Gettysburg to deliver the Gettysburg Address. The excursion includes a 20-minute stopover at the Hanover Junction Museum.