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Address: 32 W Bridge St, New Hope, PA 18938-1303
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+1 215-862-2332
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A scenic train ride through the Pennsylvania countryside.

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Easter Bunny Express

Lovely ride on the railroad combined with a visit from the easter bunny and easter treats. The kids loved it. Drinks available on board with soft pretzels at an extra cost. Well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nimita G
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Fairfield County CT
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great ride. Nothing like a train. I took my 15 year old son. Highly recommend. I had a rum and coke, son had a ginger ale. Nice day. Nice trip.

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Thank JoeStanley
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your Train Ride and we hope to see you back to ride again soon! More 

Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely ride on the railroad combined with a visit from the easter bunny and easter treats. The kids loved it. Drinks available on board with soft pretzels at an extra cost. Well worth a visit. Lots of history to take in along the way which was lost on the kids but that didn't matter.

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Thank Nimita G
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your Easter Bunny Express Ride and we hope to see you back to ride again soon! More 

Yorktown, United States
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I and my wife love trains and we came a long way to take this trip which was an extended 90 minute run on 18 March 2017. If you are used to taking train rides with expansive vistas and gorgeous scenery this is not the trip for you. This is a trip through some fairly dense woods at about 10... More 

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Thank M T F
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us feedback about your experience on the St. Patty's Day train ride. I am sorry you were not satisfied with the St. Patty's Day train ride and we are sorry we fell short of your expectations. We value your input and based on other train excursions find our costs to be comparable to other experiences. I... More 

Chester, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We had an awesome experience with our 3 year old grandson! Santa was great and we really enjoyed the singing. We felt it was a bit expensive and probably won't do it again for another few years.

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Thank C2245BIanneb
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us feedback about your North Pole Express experience. We are glad you enjoyed your ride. We value your input and based on other train excursions find that our costs to be comparable to other experiences. We hope you come back and ride with us again soon! More 

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41 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved this experience. The train ride was on the slower side, but gave you plenty of time to take in the sights along the way. We saw several deer meandering through the countryside. The staff were excellent, and the entire train platform and train are well taken care of.

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Thank tyler f
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your Hourly Excursion Train Ride and we hope to see you back to ride again soon! More 

Horsham, Pennsylvania
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114 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Had to have a dose of railroad this weekend. Chose this railroad due to its close proximity to our hometown. The ride was great and enjoyable.

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Thank WabbitMan19044
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. We are glad you chose to ride with us and hope to see you back again real soon. More 

New Hope, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great family activity. Grandkids loved it, great scenery, Santa was great, really a great tradition to build upon.

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Thank mikecavanaugh
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your North Pole Express Train Ride and we hope to see you back to ride again soon! More 

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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We went on the traditional train tour into the PA countryside from New Hope. It had snowed the day before and it was awesome to see the snow covered countryside!

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Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thanks for giving us your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your traditional hourly excursion train ride and we hope to see you back to ride again soon! More 

Newtown, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This was like a trip back in time with an old-fashioned steam engine train. Our kids and friends loved the ride. You pick up the train off bridge street a couple blocks west of main street New Hope. Santa is on the train in December, we rode on it in the summer. You need to check for times and in... More 

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Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we are glad you enjoyed your ride! We hope you ride with us again soon! More 

New York City, New York
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605 reviews
427 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Nice little old fashioned railroad you can ride for about 8 miles and 15 minutes each way. It's fun, but it's very expensive for how short a trip it is. 22 bucks per adult seems high to me. It's a nice ride, but it ends pretty quickly and then you ride the train backwards back to the original station in... More 

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Thank ClintPage
Tricia F, Public Relations Manager at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us feedback about your Hourly Excursion experience. We are glad you enjoyed your ride. We value your input and based on other train excursions find that our costs to be comparable to other experiences. We hope you come back and ride with us again soon! More 

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