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Kamloops Heritage Railway - Steam Train

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Any railroad buffs will love this!

It's fun and guaranteed to be a hit with the family. Step back in time and experience train travel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CarolAnnQ
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Kamloops, Canada
Great fun for everyone

Went with Grandparents, nephews and sister. All enjoyed it! Love the history and all the volunteers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
iluvcello
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Family adventures on a Heritage Steam Train - Steam Back Into History - engine #2141 will be your guide, but watch out for Billy Miner and his gang of outlaws!!
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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510 Lorne St | Suite #3, Kamloops, British Columbia V2C 1W3, Canada
City Centre
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+1 250-374-2141
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's fun and guaranteed to be a hit with the family. Step back in time and experience train travel like your ancestors did. Highly recommend it.

Thank CarolAnnQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with Grandparents, nephews and sister. All enjoyed it! Love the history and all the volunteers who make the train come to life! Would go again in a heartbeat!

Thank iluvcello
Mark M, Public Relations Manager at Kamloops Heritage Railway - Steam Train, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for riding with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kamloops Heritage Railway does an excellent job of showcasing their historic steam locomotive. Whether you get to go for a ride or head on back to shop for a back shop tour, you can be wow'ed by this impressive engine. I highly recommend a...More

Thank Lisa S
Mark M, Public Relations Manager at Kamloops Heritage Railway - Steam Train, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, and for riding with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife saw this attraction while we were booking our trip months ago. We really were sure what to expect but thought it might be fun. And what a delightful time we had. I booked the tickets online and when I picked them up the...More

Thank COLIN W
Mark M, Public Relations Manager at Kamloops Heritage Railway - Steam Train, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for riding with us, and for the great review!

Reviewed 12 August 2018

We drove 7 hours to Kamloops to ride this train and it did not disappoint. We've done most of the "local" steam trains, from Port Alberni to Summerland to Chehalis, Wa. This was right up there with all the ones we've managed so far. The...More

1  Thank Rianthe
Reviewed 11 August 2018

My family went on this ride while on our vacation. The staff was very friendly and engaging. We were inside the train which was pretty warm, but they gave us all waters which was nice. The music was excellent, and there was a "robbery" at...More

Thank Lauralee N
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Came across this place whilst walking through Riverside Park and along the South Thompson River. A couple of ladies came from the office to show us over the train and briefly in the workshop. Interesting history told about the locomotive. For train enthusiasts worth a...More

Thank Graham R
Reviewed 16 July 2017

What is unique about this ride is that 2141, the locomotive, is the only one of its kind left and it has been restored over ten years from being a park ornament. Not many steam trips travel over mainlines still in use by passenger and...More

5  Thank JohnR4817
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Much to our disappointment, the train was not running while we were there, but we got a sneak peek. The 2141 is a grand old steam train with an interesting history. The train runs July and August. The October Ghost train rides and Trick or...More

1  Thank wivoyager
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We went on the Christmas train with our two kids and unfortunately it was on a very cold night. We had to wait even longer outside as a freight train (which was running late) had priority over our train. Not their fault but it still...More

Thank JR_of_Kamloops
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Carol S
14 January 2018|
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Response from Mark M | Property representative |
Thank you for the question! We don't have our 2018 schedule finalized yet, but we would only be operating on Fri, Sat or Sunday - so unfortunately not Tues the 18th. Schedule and prices will be posted to our website in a... More
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ValT158
5 April 2017|
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Response from Mark M | Property representative |
Hi! The schedule is on our website, but no, we do not have trains in May. Thanks!
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