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Apr 30 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
May 6 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
May 7 @ 9:00 am
9:00 am
After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
10:00 am
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s 2½-hour journey begins at the historic 1892 Essex Station for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the heart of the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley – designated “one of the last great... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
12:00 pm
Special Mothers Day Weekend Excursions: May 13 & May 14 at 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm. Treat Mom aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
May 14 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
A special outing for the special women in our lives. Treat Mom to a memorable Steam Train and Riverboat ride – celebrate a picture-perfect day on our vintage rail cars and riverboat. The day is... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
10:00 am
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s 2½-hour journey begins at the historic 1892 Essex Station for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the heart of the unspoiled Connecticut River Valley – designated “one of the last great... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
12:00 pm
Special Mothers Day Weekend Excursions: May 13 & May 14 at 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm. Treat Mom aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
11:15 am
Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
10:15 am
May 20 & 21 Only, enjoy an extended excursion at 10:15 am from Essex to northern most point of our active track in Haddam. The 10:15 am excursion is 1 hour 45 minutes for Train... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
10:15 am
May 20 & 21 Only, enjoy an extended excursion at 10:15 am from Essex to northern most point of our active track in Haddam. The 10:15 am excursion is 1 hour 45 minutes for Train... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
4:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
11:15 am
Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
6:30 pm
The evening begins with a nostalgic ride aboard our vintage steam train to Deep River Landing where you’ll join an exclusive group of cigar enthusiasts aboard the Becky Thatcher riverboat. Here we’ll take a Sunset, Cigars... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
4:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
4:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
11:15 am
Enjoy a 3-course lunch aboard restored 1920’s Pullman dining cars as part of a 3.75 hour lunch, train and riverboat sightseeing excursion. Let our attentive staff transport you back to an era when rail travel... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
4:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
9:30 am
Treat Dad to a delicious breakfast buffet in River Valley Junction at Essex Station. Enjoy pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, bagels, cut fruits and an Omelet Station. Coffee and water included. 9:30 am – 2:00 pm,... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
7:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
9:30 am
Treat Dad to a delicious breakfast buffet in River Valley Junction at Essex Station. Enjoy pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, bagels, cut fruits and an Omelet Station. Coffee and water included. 9:30 am – 2:00 pm,... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
9:30 am
This Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18th, treat your dad to a day of unique and fun family time!   Enjoy a pancake breakfast from 9:30am until 2:00pm where Dads eat free with family purchase ($15pp).... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
4:00 pm
All Aboard the elegant Essex Clipper for a four-course meal served in beautifully restored 1920’s Pullman diners, pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive. Relax and reconnect while our 2½-hour, scenic journey soothes away the stress... Read more »
Essex Steam Train & Riverboat