Jefferson Railway Father’s Day Special
Treat your Dad for a ride on an antique narrow-gauge gas-powered train that takes you along the Big Cypress Bayou in Jefferson, Texas and celebrate Father’s Day. Trains will run on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 12:30 and 2:30. Father’s receive a 10% discount when accompanied by their children.
Historic Jefferson Railway recreates the golden era of railroading with narrated historical day trains on Saturday. As you roll through the history laden Piney Woods, you’ll view a Confederate Powder Magazine and traverse the site of one of the oldest, historical towns in Texas, with historical ruins from the 1800’s. Learn about the unique ecology of the area and hear a tale or two about Bigfoot.
Each train ride includes a stop at the Diamond Don Gator Pit to view the alligator feeding. There is a also a photo opportunity at the depot with one of the baby gators.
Jefferson is nestled deep in the Piney Woods of East Texas and seems frozen in time. It is a charming town and an elegant reminder of a bygone era. There are over a hundred buildings in the city with historical markers. Many historic homes offer bed and breakfast accommodations. Dozens of other historic buildings house museums, craft and antique shops and restaurants. Come dine, shop and stay. There is a lot to do in Jefferson, Texas.
Historic Jefferson Railway is located at 400 E. Austin in Downtown Jefferson, Texas. For information on pricing, schedule and special events, please visit www.JeffersonRailway.com or call 866-398-2038.
Saturday June 15
Depot opens at 11:00
Trains depart 12:30 & 2:30
$12, plus tax, children under 6 free