Labor Day weekend we have stories from the Susquehanna Travellers on Sunday and Jeff Greenawalt will kick it up for Labor Day.  All Aboard!!!


Steam Into History

The William H. Simpson #17 is a faithful replica of the Civil War steam locomotive that carried Abraham Lincoln to deliver his now famous Gettysburg Address. These same tracks carried Lincoln's funeral train two years later. You can now ride on our newly built 1860s replica steam locomotive with our newly built coaches that arrived at the end of September 2013.

Your patronage is very important to us,  we are open for business. Check our calendar for dates and times and purchase tickets by clicking on the red banner to the left of the screen marked "Tickets and Schedule". Prices are listed once you select a date. There will be a $1 handling fee added to each ticket.

Please note, all excursions will leave from New Freedom.  The notation on the calendar for Glen Rock or Hanover Junction is telling you that you will ride to Glen Rock or Hanover Junction.  The Glen Rock runs are one hour long, the Hanover Junction rides are two and a half hours long.  

Questions? You can refer to the FAQs selection listed at the top of this site or you can call the office Wednesday - Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.   Our phone number is 717-942-2370.                      

Steam Into History, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational, charitable organization.

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Upcoming Events

Frets and Strings

Come Enjoy the Musical Styling's of Jeff Greenawalt.

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Take A Ride in the CAB!

Ride In Locomotive No. 17!

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Scream Into History Presents the Crazy Train

Ride If You DARE!

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News & Information

Upcoming events for 2014

Join us for Civil War Encampments, Living Historians, the Saubel's Markets Canned Good Train, Mark Twain, Scream Into History and much, much more.

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