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East Troy Electric Railroad

2002 Church St, East Troy, WI 53120-1302
+1 262-642-3263
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Hot, lacking info but great fun

To be fair, we rode the train on the hottest fall day on record. Our 2 year old is really into... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SarahBoehm
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
Cute

Cute little piece of history right near the center of town. Take it from East Troy to the Elegant... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sargar69
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Take 14-mile train rides on historic trolleys or interurban cars. Round trips from East Troy depot and museum to Indianhead Park in Mukwonago. Stops at popular Elegant Farmer store and deli. Regular trains Fri-Sat-Sun in June, July and August. Sat-Sun only in May, Sept and Oct. Visit our website for full details, including dinner trains and pizza trains.
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2002 Church St, East Troy, WI 53120-1302
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+1 262-642-3263
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Reviewed 6 days ago

To be fair, we rode the train on the hottest fall day on record. Our 2 year old is really into trains now, so we planned an event around the train and apple picking. We got on at Elegant Farmer and rode to the East...More

Thank SarahBoehm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute little piece of history right near the center of town. Take it from East Troy to the Elegant Farmer in Mukwonago and get some tasty treats.

Thank sargar69
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great opportunity to share the 'olden' days with your kids and grandkids. We've taken the train for Easter and in the Fall. Will be taking a dinner ride, as well. Interesting history and just long enough ride for kids to get the feel of the...More

Thank HarleyGirl84
SteveT6029677454, Public Relations Manager at East Troy Electric Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks for the nice review! We look forward to seeing you on one of our Dinner Trains too.

Reviewed 5 September 2017

The East Troy Electronic Railroad, which is run by volunteers, really is a step back in time about on seven miles of track that used to be a part of Milwaukee's Interurban street car system. This was the end of the line. Park your car...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The train ride between East Troy and the Elegant Farmer is a fun way to spend a few hours. It is especially fun for families with children or train hobbyists.

Thank JoW169
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

While we enjoyed the history shared by the conductor, our toddler enjoyed this as his first ride on a train. It wasn't too long of a ride, so our son's attention was kept throughout. One caution is that we were repeatedly told not to put...More

Thank Korie M
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Enjoyed a dinner train ride with others for a company sponsored group event. Nice views from the train and the dinner was good. There are other train rides than a dinner one to be purchased. The museum is small, but it has a lot of...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

They are not open during the week. Thankfully they had a special event and let us look around and even board the electric train!!

Thank rotmeister
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with our family we will return! The staff was very friendly, the stop at the Elegant Farmer was fabulous!

Thank Sherie-Snyder
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed our visit to the Electric Railroad, we took the Easter Bunny train. Very kind and knowledgeable staff, very cool historical exhibits as well. Highly recommended!

Thank brewerpride06
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Denise S
23 June 2017|
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Response from SteveT6029677454 | Property representative |
You can stay on the train the whole round trip, which takes about 90 minutes. Or you can get off at any of the three stops. On Saturdays and Sundays, a train departs from the East Troy Depot and the Elegant Farmer Depot... More
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BArbara M
20 June 2017|
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Response from SteveT6029677454 | Property representative |
The third stop is Indianhead Park in Mukwonago. There is a small swimming beach, a bridge over the river and picnic tables. The main ticket office is the depot and museum in East Troy.
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