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Historic Train Ride

All aboard for a trip back in time with the Historic Train Rides at Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. This section offers the latest news and updates about our immersive journeys that recreate the golden age of railroading. Join us to experience the nostalgia and wonder of historic rail travel.

Chickamauga Turn: Historic Train Ride on Oct 29th

All Aboard for a Historic Journey to Chickamauga! Don’t Miss the Next Adventure! If you’ve ever dreamt of journeying back in time, then you’re in for a treat. Announcing our next train ride to the picturesque town of Chickamauga, Georgia. Hosted by the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, this is an experience you won’t want to…

Final Evening Ridge Runner: Music, Steam & Cheers!

An Evening to Remember: The Final Ridge Runner of the Season As the gentle hues of twilight envelop Chattanooga on Saturday, September 9, we invite you to step aboard the final Evening Ridge Runner of the season, a journey infused with history, melody, and a touch of indulgence. Spend your evening traveling back in time…

Holiday Christmas Lights Train Tickets on Sale Now!

Holiday Christmas Lights Train The Holiday Lights Train Ride is a festive way to enjoy the holiday season after Christmas. The train ride takes you through a variety of light displays, from twinkling snowflakes to towering Christmas trees. Be sure to add on the “dessert box” to sweeten your ride. The Holiday Lights Train Ride…

Meet Harvey Blassingame: A Living Legend of the Rails and a True Hero

Railroads are woven into the fabric of America’s history, and they have been shaped by countless individuals dedicated to their craft. Among those, a figure stands out in the world of railroading: Mr. Harvey Blassingame, a retired CSX conductor and our very own “Living Legend.” A Lifetime on the Rails Harvey’s love affair with the…

Book Now: Limited Tables on Chattanooga’s Wine Train Tomorrow!

Last Chance: Secure Your Seat on Chattanooga’s Exclusive Wine Train! Time is ticking for those looking to experience a unique blend of local culture and leisure aboard Chattanooga’s celebrated Wine Train.  It’s a partnership with Golden Slope that run our wine train. With only a few tables left for tomorrow’s journey, this is your chance to…

Final 2017 Ride on TVRM’s Steam Engine #4501 – Book Now!

Experience the Historical Journey of TVRM’s Steam Engine #4501 through North Georgia As the year draws to a close, the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) offers a final opportunity to experience a journey steeped in history aboard its iconic steam engine #4501. On Sunday, November 12, 2017, this magnificent locomotive will make its last trip…