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SPRING BREAK ADVENTURE: RIDE THE MISSIONARY RIDGE LOCAL!

Spring Adventure: Historical Train Rides at Missionary Ridge

Your Spring Break Historical Adventure on the Missionary Ridge Local

Looking for a unique way to spend your Spring Break? The Missionary Ridge Local offers an exciting adventure that combines the thrill of train travel with a journey through history. From March 26th to April 17th, the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) invites you to step back in time and experience the charm of vintage train travel.

A Journey Through Time

The Missionary Ridge Local is not just a train ride; it’s a historical expedition. As you travel along the original Tennessee Valley lines, you’ll be transported to a bygone era, experiencing the sights and sounds of early 20th-century rail travel.

Daily Departures for Your Convenience

We understand the importance of flexibility during your Spring Break. That’s why we’re offering two daily departures Monday through Friday at 10:40 am and 12:05 pm, and all five departures on Saturday and Sunday. This schedule ensures that you can choose the best time to fit your adventure into your holiday plans.

A Family-Friendly Adventure

The Missionary Ridge Local is perfect for families. Whether you’re a train enthusiast, a history buff, or just looking for a unique outing, this ride offers an engaging experience for all ages.

Experience the Rich History of Chattanooga’s Railways

As you ride the Missionary Ridge Local, you’ll learn about the rich history of Chattanooga’s railways. The journey not only offers historical views but also provides a glimpse into the historical significance of the region’s rail system.

FAQs

Q1: What is the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM)? A: TVRM is dedicated to preserving railway history and operates historic train rides. Learn more about it here.

Q2: Are there any age restrictions for the train ride? A: The Missionary Ridge Local is suitable for all ages, making it an ideal family outing. Find more details here.

Q3: How can I purchase tickets for the Missionary Ridge Local? A: Tickets are available online. Visit the TVRM ticketing page here for easy booking.

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Missionary Ridge Local Train Ride

January 1, 2024 - December 31, 2024 EST

Embark on a journey aboard our historic short-line locomotive! Our most regularly scheduled voyages, fondly known as “The Local,” initiate from our distinguished Grand Junction Station, heading towards East Chattanooga. Here, you’ll enjoy a stopover featuring an intriguing demonstration of a classic turntable, followed by a tour of our workshop.

Support the Legacy of Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum: Your donation today can make a world of difference in preserving the rich heritage and continued success of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM). Donate now and be a part of our journey as we steam ahead into a promising future.