The V & T Railroad Chugs Into the New Year With Exciting Events

All aboard the V&T Railroad to create happy memories

goldcanyon450x300vtvcAttention individuals looking for adventurous opportunities to enter the enchanted world of vintage railroads — mark your calendar for the Virginia & Truckee Railroad’s 2016 season.

The V&T Railroad kicks off its season on Memorial Day, Saturday, May 28, 2016, with seven daily train rides beginning at 10:30 am; the last departure is at 4pm.

Trains depart from the original 1870 V & T Depot & Museum at 166 F Street in Virginia City, with affordable tickets for the entire family: Adults $10 Diesel, $12.50 Steam, children (ages 5-7 years) $5 Diesel, $6. Steam. Children under 4 years of age ride free.

Thomas the Tank Engine at Virginia City NevadaFeatured V&T train events for 2016 are:
Civil War Days & Battle Trains, September 3, 4, 5, (A living breathing history lesson)

A Day Out with Thomas, (An invitation to all little engineers and their families to spend a Day with Thomas the Train), October 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, and 30th;

The Great Pumpkin Patch Train, (Come ride the V & T Train to choose your Halloween pumpkin, an incredible day of family fun), October 15, 16, 22 & 23);

The V&T Candy Cane Express Holiday Train (an affordable, amazing event that will become one of your family’s holiday traditions) November 25, 26, 27 & December 3,4, 10 & 11.

V&T Railroad shops in Virginia City Nevada
V&T Railroad shops in Virginia City Nevada

A variety of special trains throughout the season including wine adventure trains, fall foliage trains, etc. so be sure to check our website and our Facebook page for current information on all our train events.

There will be plenty of time to enjoy the magic of the 1870 Virginia and Truckee Railroad Depot with historic Virginia’s City as a back-drop for your cherished family photos.

***Train departure times: Rain or Shine***