Schedules & Fares

2021 Schedule

Friday-Monday October 1 – October 31: 2.5-Hour Train & Riverboat Excursions & 1-Hour Train Excursions @ 11:00 am, 12:30pm, 2:00 pm

October 16,17 & 23: Added 2.5-Hour Train & Riverboat Excursions & 1-Hour Train Excursions @ 3:30 pm


2021 Fares

Steam Train &  Riverboat Combination Coach Seating

$39.99 per person

Steam Train &  Riverboat Combination First Class Seating

$51.99 per person

Steam Train Only Coach Seating

$29.99 per person

Important Info

  • The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat is following protocol based on State of Connecticut and CDC guidelines to keep our customers and employees safe.
  • All guests, regardless of vaccination status are required to wear a mask while boarding and deboarding and while out of your seat on the train and riverboat , inside our gift store and restrooms, and when appropriate social distancing can not be maintained .
  •  No alcoholic beverages may be brought onto the property or aboard the train or boat. Limited food and beverages will be available for purchase on board the Riverboat.
  • Please wash your hands often and make frequent use of sanitization stations.
  • Our train cars and the Becky Thatcher riverboat will be regularly sanitized for customer and employee safety.
  • Always maintain a safe social distance from other guests.
  • If you are feeling ill, please be respectful and stay home.
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