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Tweetsie Railroad

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Great for grandkids

Go on Sunday morning. Saturday lines for rides were long in 2017. This year there were no long... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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Never Dissapointed !

Been going here since childhood. Took our kids and later their kids. This was our first trip back... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average10%
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“petting zoo”(117 reviews)
“train ride”(232 reviews)
“ghost train”(66 reviews)
As North Carolina’s original family theme park, Tweetsie Railroad is a unique attraction that allows children and families to explore their imaginations and a whole lot more. Be a cowboy, cowgirl or an engineer. Shop along Main Street, pan for gold...more
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300 Tweetsie Railroad Ln, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9787
+1 800-526-5740
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ghost train was fun but would not spend my money on anything food related. My friends and family (7 of us) visited last weekend. We bought pizza and it made all of us sick! We also bought funnel cakes which were pre- made and were...More

Thank Karina A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go on Sunday morning. Saturday lines for rides were long in 2017. This year there were no long waits. I miss the old days when Indians actually attacked the train and hooped and hollered while running through the cars, but the 6 and 11 year...More

1  Thank BloodyLegion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going here since childhood. Took our kids and later their kids. This was our first trip back in a while, but the place looked as great as ever. Perfect landscaping and maintenance, I would say the best preserved theme park around. Food quality is...More

Thank Lawtonka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing. A very old-fashioned theme park. Every staff member we met went out of their way to make us feel accommodated. My recommendation is to get there after 3 o’clock, and you pay your admission and then you just have to bring...More

Thank Cynthia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun little place with rides, shows & a petting zoo! We enjoyed our time here! They have precious little sheep that look like stuffed animals!! So soft & cute! Take 50 cents for animal food. Ride the train & the chairlift

1  Thank pirate013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I was a child my grandparents took us to Tweetsie several times each summer. The train ride terrified me, but that's because my Grandfather told me stories in his best John Wayne impression about cowboys and Indians. Now I visit for nostalgia sake, but...More

Thank lmframe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have a 3 year old so anything like this is going to be super awesome for him. It was a joy to watch the excitement in his eyes during the train ride. That being said, and I probably have the unpopular opinion, it is...More

Thank themamacakes
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Since we started vacationing in blowing rock, 4 years ago, we visit at least one day( usually 2, Mainly because if you enter the park after 3 PM your allowed free entrance the next day!) Rides are geared for the 10 & under crowd...but the...More

Thank Shannon F
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I just took my two granddaughters and they loved it. There were lots of rides for a four and six year old and many that an adult could also ride with their kids. The shows were cute and offered an opportunity for the kids to...More

Thank kathy L
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I took my three boys (6, 8, 10 yrs old) this past Wednesday. They had a great time. The size of Tweetsie was perfect for them, from the authentic train ride to the country Fair rides. We made a day of it and were there...More

Thank SoCarTraveler
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Brian H
2 September 2018|
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Response from Sandra A | Reviewed this property |
Flint wood CampGround is about 4.5 miles from the rail road, and also Boone KOA great place to camp.
Joe W
25 August 2018|
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Response from Meghan M | Property representative |
Yes, you can purchase a "last train of the day" ticket. Contact the ticket office for more details.
15 August 2018|
Response from terlynn | Reviewed this property |
$45.00 adult admision