Ridin’ the Rails

Back by popular demand!

Experience history with your family on a round-trip train ride from Lima’s Lincoln Park to Jackson Center, Ohio courtesy of the Cincinnati Railway Company.  This 42 mile round trip features two engines and six vintage coach cars, (please note that this is not steam).

Each excursion accommodates 360 passengers.

Refreshments and souvenirs sold onboard.

The Lincoln Park Train Exhibit will be open for free tours.


September 10th

Ride Options

    10:00 a.m.

    12:45 p.m.

      3:30 p.m.


    Adults $40

    Children 12 & under $25

    Babies held on lap free

    Child fees apply to car

       seats or carriers placed

       on train seat

Purchase your tickets beginning August 8th at the Allen County Museum, or pay for your tickets and pick them up the day of the excursion at Lincoln Park near the train display.

Download an order form, or use your credit card to purchase online through Paypal on the Museum’s website.  (Paypal account not required).

No credit card orders accepted after September 4, 2017.

• Tickets good for specified departure time only

• No Refunds - No Exchanges - Non-transferable

• This historic train is not ADA accessible

• Dress for the weather: cars not heated or air conditioned

• Arrive 30 minutes prior to departure time

• Boarding begins 10 minutes prior to departure

• Train will leave promptly at scheduled departure time

• Children under two do not need a ticket if held by parent

• Infants in car seats or carriers placed on train seat must have a child fee ticket

• Parking is available at the medical building across the street from the fire station

• A drop off area will be available at Lincoln Park with limited handicap parking

  1. Tickets cannot be mailed.  Please pick them up at the Museum or at “will call” station at Lincoln Park the day of the excursion.

  2. All proceeds benefit the Allen County Museum and Historical Society

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