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Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad

200 SE 5th St, Abilene, KS 67410-3107
+1 785-263-1077
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Ride in the engine!!!

This is one of the few places we have found that gives you the opportunity to ride in the engine... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Joan A
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Roeland Park, KS, a KC suburb
Missed the train...

The scheduled train was not working and the Railbus was offered in its place. As we really wanted... read more

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Reviewed 31 October 2017
Molly T
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Wichita, KS
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steam engine” (14 reviews)
“train ride” (35 reviews)
“dinner train” (9 reviews)
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200 SE 5th St, Abilene, KS 67410-3107
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

This is one of the few places we have found that gives you the opportunity to ride in the engine for not much extra cash- and it is well worth it! Our engineer- John- made us feel very welcome and comfortable. The view from the...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The scheduled train was not working and the Railbus was offered in its place. As we really wanted to experience the train we asked for and received a refund. We will definitely reschedule when the trains begin running again next spring!

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Friendly and helpful people all around, from the information desk, to the climb through the caboose, to watching the grist mill. A pleasant day was had by all.

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We took our 4 yr old Grandson on the trip to Enterprise & back--it was just the right amount of time and we all enjoyed th experience!

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Thank Esther D
Reviewed 25 October 2017

My wife and I took the dinner train to celebrate our 25th anniversary. I generally dislike chicken, but the Brookville Hotel chicken was as good as I remembered (from when the hotel was still actually IN Brookville and I was MUCH younger).

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Thank Henry W
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My dad loved trains and passed that love on to me and my kids so now it's time to pass my love onto the grandkids. Thanks for the memories!

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We went on the train ride October 21st, 2017. Mark Springer was our engineer and Debi Springer gave the historical talk. We enjoyed the train ride, the history talk and just being able to ride the train with friends! We were glad the rain held...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

It turned out better than started, but was awkward to have to sit at the same table with strangers for dinner.

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Thank ginrae0507
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a great attraction. We had a shortened trip to accommodate our time schedule. The kids had a great time. The staff running the train were very professional and friendly.

Thank Henry A
Reviewed 18 October 2017

A fun afternoon train ride behind a classic steam loco supported by friendly and informative volunteers.

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Thank Philip G
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Saundra N
16 March 2016|
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Response from Shack2_05 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I have no idea as we did not take the train ride. Only visited the museum.
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