Ultimate Rail Fan Tour

Date: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 8:30am to 6:00pm

All aboard for the Ultimate Rail Fan Tour! Concentrating on the Horseshoe Curve and the Railroaders Museum, riders will be accompanied by retired Norfolk Southern worker and train expert Brian Lehman. At the Railroaders Museum, Curator John Meise will give participants a special look at the museum, including a behind-the-scenes view of the museum’s archives.

Please call (814) 539-1889 or stop by the Heritage Discovery Center center to book your trip. The booking deadline for this trip is Friday, October 6.

8:40 am – Guests arrive at Johnstown Passenger Train Station for 9 AM train
10:00 am – Train arrives in Altoona and Bus picks up passengers
10:45 am – Horseshoe Curve
12:30 pm — Lunch at Altoona-area restaurant (not included in ticket price)
1:30 pm – Bus arrives at the Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum; meet Curator John Meise for Tour of Museum and archives
4:00 – Bus arrives at the Station Mall Rail Observation Area for a photo opportunity
4:45 pm – Arrive at Altoona Railroad Station for 5 PM train

The cost for the Ultimate Rail Fan Tour, with Brian Lehman is $75 for JAHA Members; $80 for non-members. Children aged 2-11 are $50; or $55 for non-members. The cost of lunch is not included.

Location: 
Johnstown Train Station
47 Walnut Street
Johnstown, PA 15901
Contact Name/Organization: 
Johnstown Area Heritage Association
Contact Email Address: 
events@jaha.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(814) 539-1889
Cost of Event: 
Adult: $80 / Children: $55