Take a trip and enjoy the wonderful views and colors of autumn throughout the upper Naugatuck Valley on a Railroad Museum of New England Pumpkin Patch Train! These special trains will bring you down to Waterville, where the beautiful Naugatuck River closely follows the tracks, crossing under in several places allowing for great views of the river and surrounding scenery. Returning back up through Thomason, visitors will be able to get a view like no other from the face of the…Find out more »
Join the Railroad Museum of New England, Fascia’s Chocolates and Haight-Brown Vineyard for the Chocolate Decadence Tour The Chocolate Decadence Tour evening begins at the historic 1881 Thomaston Station with a cocktail party featuring Haight-Brown wines and plenty of appetizers. A luxurious train ride follows with a stop for a toast over the spectacular Thomaston Dam. Next, stretch your legs at Fascia’s Chocolate Company with a tour, more wine, more chocolate, and dessert Chocolate Decadence Tour Schedule Reception at the Thomaston Station All Aboard Depart the…Find out more »
The Northern Lights Limited departs under the cover of nightfall in train cars illuminated in a soft, cheerful glow. After departing our Thomaston station, the next stop is the North Pole! After a stop to pick up Mr. & Mrs. Claus, children will meet and choose a gift from their toy bags. Both our Santa Express and Northern Lights Limited offer a very special 1st class service. With the purchase of 1st class tickets, you will get a top-notch experience.…Find out more »
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