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Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad

136 Brown St, Middletown, PA 17057-1703
+1 717-944-4435
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Shocking! Don't bother!

As a rail enthusiast I hate having to write this review but this place was poor! Initially, we... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Stupii
via mobile
Fun to ride the train, not really very scenic trip

We took one of the special rides in which Santa and Mrs. Claus would appear and visit with and give... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
MarylandCatmom
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Take this peaceful train ride through the scenic Pennsylvania landscape.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible20%
29 Jun 2017
“Shocking! Don't bother!”
4 Jan 2017
“Fun to ride the train, not really very scenic trip”
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136 Brown St, Middletown, PA 17057-1703
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

As a rail enthusiast I hate having to write this review but this place was poor! Initially, we were excited after arriving at the station and looking forward to our hobo lunch which we paid an extra $15 for. The train journey was boring through...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We took one of the special rides in which Santa and Mrs. Claus would appear and visit with and give a small gift to each child on the train. The gifts appeared to be labeled by age and gender and were gift-wrapped. I didn't see...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A nice relaxing ride on a cool autumn day. Good information on local history but conductor shouldn't try to talk over whistle.

Thank George R
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was a delightfully surprising train trip! There was just the right amount of information and entertainment! The restored passengers cars were pretty. The views were scenic with a cool stop over the water! Higly recommended for a relaxing afternoon'. They have some great sounding...More

Thank Zeemie
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

While there isn't an awful lot to see, it is a delightful little train ride. Takes about 30 minutes each way. Sadly, because of storm damage a few years ago, the train no long crosses over Rt. 322 into Hummelstown. The conductor did offer some...More

Thank jack k
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Took grandkids on this one hour ride today and they were thrilled. The whistle blowing sounded loud to them, but they generally live in a muted atmosphere. There are simple snacks for sale on the train and the ride is slow and the commentary iinformative....More

Thank Awarely
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

Dedicated to preserving the history of the affectionately called "Milk and Honey" run between Middletown and Hummelstown, the M&H RR operates train rides for young and old throughout the year, with holiday trips for Christmas and Easter (featuring special visitors). The conductor wears an appropriate...More

Thank Norma J
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Spent $33 for an adult and 2 kids tickets on my visa. Went to the other counter to get two bottles of water and a soda which came to $3.50. wouldn't take my card for the drinks because it was under $15. No ATM on...More

Thank KeithHanshaw
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

Dinner show! Love the old train and dinner show. The staff was great, food was good and the shows was so much fun!

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

We decided to take our toddler on the train ride as she had never been on one before. It was only an hour long. The train was interesting and the conductor gave some good history of the area. It was fun, but I think the...More

1  Thank CMitkovksa
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