Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Your group will have a train load of fun on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad! Travel back in time in the 1920s Victorian-style coaches of the Grapevine Vintage Railroad and enjoy a comfortable and fun setting. Charters are pulled by the 1896 Steam Engine "Puffy" or the 1953 Diesel Engine "Vinny." Four Victorian passenger coaches and two touring coaches are available. Groups can also host a stationary gathering on the train at the Cotton Belt Train Depot with special add-ons, like train robbers or western musicians. All options are sure to be an exciting historical experience! 

Contact Info
Address: 705 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051. Tarrant County. Tel: 817-410-3185. Email: BGentry@grapevinetexasusa.com. Website: www.grapevinetexasusa.com. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 3 hours. Cost: Fee. 
  
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.  
 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Railroad Excursion Lesson Plan

Did you know that before the invention of the railroad, Americans told time by the position of the sun in the sky? After the development of the railway system, Standard Railway Time was adopted to tell time more accurately. Students gain an understanding of how the railroad impacted many facets of American life. ... Continue