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Magical Train Rides to the ‘North Pole’


You and your family are invited to come join us for this annual holiday tradition at the Orange Empire Railway Museum on December 2,3,4. 9,10, 11, 17,18 and 19. Embark on a magical train ride and visit with Santa Claus himself at his North Pole workshop.

Ride the train where elves will lead families in Christmas songs, holiday trivia games and story telling. Santa greets the guests as they arrive at the workshop. Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus at a play area where children can experience Thomas train tables, a child-powered roller coaster and crafts. Enjoy holiday treats while waiting to board your train.

Train times are 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m, 5:30 p.m and 7 p.m on Saturday and Sunday, 5:30 and 7 p.m. on Friday. Trains are filling up fast. So it is advised to call the museum for reservations. 951-943-3020 or book online.

Prices are: Members: Ages 12 & up $8; ages 2-11, $5. More info at Tickets, ages 12 and up, $20; ages 2-11; $15.


Giveaway! Enter to win (4) tickets to the Santa Train by leaving a comment below or on our Facebook post. We will pick one random winner from the comments on November 28th.

Families who have won tickets to a railway museum event in the past year are not eligible for more tickets. Prize tickets are not available for the first weekend of the event

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  1. How fun! My family would love the experience!

  2. What a wonderful way to spend the with our grandson’s !! they are obsessed with trains !

  3. Too fun! My boys would love this!

  4. My boys would absolutely LOVE this! And we’re a family of 4 so it perfect!?

  5. Our family would love this!

  6. Would love to take my kiddo!

  7. We would love four tickets to raffle out to raise money for our preschool program!

  8. Looks so fun!

  9. Wow, what a great giveaway! My boy would love to go.
    Thank you!

  10. I would love to surprise my boys! We’ve never been but it sounds like a memorable experience.

  11. My husband and son would love this and I would relish in their happiness!

  12. Oh this sounds so fun! How magical for the kiddos and young at heart! ✨??✨??

  13. Never been there before, sounds like a great place to take my son to!

  14. I would love to take my family!

  15. My kids would love this!

  16. “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” 🎄Would Love to go

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