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Founders Day

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Event Details:

Getting back to our roots - we will be running the Missionary Ridge Local featuring double steam engines all day on Saturday, September 12.

Tickets:

  • $5 grounds pass - $5 will go toward the purchase of ticket or pass
  • $25 Day pass for unlimited MRL rides
  • $19 MRL adult
  • $13 MRL child


Saturday Founders Day event all day:

  • History interpretations, shop tours, turntable demonstrations
  • Double-headed steam engines all-day
  • Cab rides available for purchase


Missionary Ridge Local schedule: 9:30 am, 11:00 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm.  


Trip FAQs


What dates are we running this trip?

September 12


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How long is this trip?

9am - 6pm minutes


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Where does this trip depart from?

Departs from Chattanooga


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Is this trip Family Friendly?

Yes, it's a family friendly trip.


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All Aboard at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum!

Aboard the Tennessee Valley Railroad, you will ride a rolling time machine providing the sights and sounds of yesteryear.