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Arkansas & Missouri Railroad

306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628
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Trip Cancelled by A&M Railroad

We made reservations for an 8 hour trip for April back in December. We needed to plan ahead to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WahineSistah
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Little Rock, Arkansas
Nice trip

We booked the cheap car, it had nice chairs and a small table, perfect for us. They offered some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robin W
,
Cleveland, Oklahoma
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“van buren” (101 reviews)
“train ride” (38 reviews)
“dome car” (15 reviews)
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306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made reservations for an 8 hour trip for April back in December. We needed to plan ahead to coordinate time off from work, hotel, dogsitter and all the details. We planned to celebrate our anniversary so we made lots of plans for a three...More

4  Thank WahineSistah
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the cheap car, it had nice chairs and a small table, perfect for us. They offered some free pastries and sold pop or water for $1, nicely priced, you are allowed to bring your own. Very courteous staff in the car, one of...More

1  Thank Robin W
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We booked this trip for our anniversary and were really excited because neither of us have ridden on a train before. I went ahead and got the "best" tickets for the dome and the lunch. The downtown area is really nice as we got there...More

8  Thank jamie b
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

This is a fun way to spend a day as a couple or family in rail cars from the turn of the century. The train travels from Springdale to Van Buren with a layover to allow you to shop in the quaint shops around the...More

2  Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

We drove from Eastern Oklahoma to Springdale for the train with 3 grandchildren. We bought the Vista Dome tickets ($65/adults, $55/children). We were served a meal & drink in the dome car where are seats were. We saw caroling books but the music overhead was...More

2  Thank kellieann2015
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

The trip was great, but the generator was not working so the trip was Very Cold with no Heat. The conductor was not able to tell us any history or what we were passing by. But the trip was nice and so was the staff...More

1  Thank Jratliff
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We rode the train from Springdale to Van Buren and back with a three hour layover in Van Buren. That was just enough time to explore and enjoy the quaint little town!

1  Thank Sherry G
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

In fact, we planned our entire trip to Branson around this train ride, and booked well in advance, only to receive a phone call two weeks before our trip, informing us that the train trip that date had been "cancelled." The lady refused to explain...More

3  Thank RoadTripMomMonroeLA
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I read in an article about the train ride from Seligman, MO to VanBuren AR . It sounded like something me and my kids would enjoy. The arrival stated a 2 hr. train ride both ways with a snack in the morning and one one...More

4  Thank Jessica S
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

My husband and I took the train on Sat 10/21/2017 it was a very pleasant experience. We splurged and paid for the dome ticket. Either on the trip up or on the trip down you sit in the dome and on the other half you...More

2  Thank Cathy R
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6 October 2017|
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Response from Lesilie G | Reviewed this property |
The seats were comfortable I believe the conductor will let you leave a cushion they do take the train for a short ride for other people while you are visiting Van Buren
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