LANSDALE, PENNSYLVANIA
FOUNDER’S DAY TRAIN EXCURSION

ABOUT THE JOURNEY

The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad will offer passenger excursions in Lansdale, PA aboard our antique train in conjunction with the Annual Lansdale Founder’s Day festivities. Passengers can view Montgomery County from a rarely seen perspective during this historic one hour journey.

Come be a part of history, sip a cocktail while riding the train and enjoying the Montgomery County scenery. Passengers may choose how they ride, enjoying rich mahogany interiors, open windows and plush upholstered bench style seating in coach, for a $20 round-trip fare; or upgrade to first class where you’ll experience a beautiful solid mahogany and brass interior, carpeting, tables and dining chairs, along with modern day air conditioning and full bar service (for additional purchse), all for a $30 round-trip fare. Seating is limited and reservations are strongly suggested.

There will be terrific photo opportunities creating life-long memories for all ages.

Expect a ton of excitement, entertainment and surprises and cap it all off with the Lansdale Fireworks Spectacular! (click here for more details)

This event is made possible in cooperation with Lansdale Borough, SEPTA and the Pennsylvania Northeastern Railroad. 
NOTE: This excursion departs from the SEPTA Lansdale Station located at: 80 W. Main St, Lansdale, PA, 19446

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EXCURSION DETAILS

  • Date

    Saturday, August 25th, 2018

  • Departure Times from Lansdale, PA Station

    11:00 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:30 PM
    NOTE: This excursion departs from the SEPTA Lansdale Station located at: 80 W. Main St, Lansdale, PA, 19446

  • The Train

    Enjoy a 1 hour long excursion pulled by the New Hope Railroad’s vintage Diesel Locomotives.

  • Food and Drink Available Onboard

    While on board, we offer an array of beverages and light snacks for an additional fee.

  • Rare Journey

    Enjoy the rare opportunity to journey from Lansdale to Souderton, PA by rail

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CLASSES OF SERVICE AND FARES

FIRST CLASS

  • First Class
  • First Class
  • First Class

For a more private and upscale setting, our First Class upgrade will reserve a place for you in one of our luxuriously appointed, climate controlled parlor car, that has been restored to its original turn of the century splendor. Guests will be seated at a table in their own individual parlor style chair.
*You may also purchase one of our photo packages, additional regular & alcoholic beverages and light snacks.
First class seats are limited, so reserve your tickets early.

  • FIRST CLASS

    Adults & Children (Age 2 and above): $30 | Infant (Age 0-2): $4.99   BUY NOW


COACH CLASS

  • Coach Class
  • Coach Class
  • Coach Class
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  • Coach Class

Coach Class seating features vintage heated passenger cars built between 1913 & 1935. Bench-style seats are comfortably padded with high backs creating a perfect setting for families, or large groups.
*You may also purchase one of our photo packages, additional regular & alcoholic beverages and light snacks.

  • COACH CLASS

    Adults & Children (Age 2 and above): $20 | Infant (Age 0-2): $4.99   BUY NOW

RESERVATION INFORMATION

To Reserve by Phone:
Contact our Call Center at 215-862-2332.
Call Center hours of operation: 7 Days per week, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

To Reserve Online:
CLICK HERE

Group Seating:
Every effort will be made to seat groups as close together as possible on the train. Please let us know your needs prior to boarding.

Important Information:

  • This excursion departs from the SEPTA Lansdale Station located at: 80 W. Main St, Lansdale, PA, 19446
  • e-Ticket sales close 20  minutes prior to departure for this excursion.
  • If you have a reservation, your e-Ticket will be scanned as you board the train. If you forget your e-Ticket, we can print them for you, subject to verification.
  • There are a limited number of e-Tickets for this event. Advance reservations are recommended.
  • Additional On-Site Parking fees may apply.
  • Rates, times, dates are subject to change.
  • e-Tickets are attached to your e-mail receipt and sent after purchase is complete.
  • A processing fee is added to all orders. (Learn more here)
  • e-Tickets must be presented to a train crew member prior to boarding the train.
  • The Railroad reserves the right, without liability and notice, to cancel and/or otherwise modify the schedule, routing and/or equipment on any excursion whenever, in its judgement circumstances warrant.
  • e-Tickets are not refundable or exchangeable and will not be replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed.
  • All excursions are subject to availability.
  • Boarding by fare class may occur.
  • Smoking is prohibited onboard the train and at all stations.
  • The railroad assumes no responsibility for lost or stolen items.

Need help with e-Tickets?
Be sure to view our E-TICKET HELP PAGE.

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NOTICE

NOTE: This excursion departs from the SEPTA Lansdale Station located at: 80 W. Main St, Lansdale, PA, 19446

Other excursions and/or events are available. Check out our complete train schedule to see all our options.

e-Ticket fares are subject to a 9% Processing Fee. Schedules are adhered to as closely as possible, but the New Hope & Ivyland Railroad reserves the right, without liability and notice, to cancel and/or otherwise modify the schedule, fares, times, dates, routing, motive power, equipment and/or seat selection on any excursion, train and/or event whenever, in its judgement, circumstances warrant. You will be notified if a change in schedule or motive power affects your reservation. The railroad is not responsible for lack of sufficient capacity or adverse weather conditions that prevent operations. There are a limited number of tickets available for each day during this event.  If you have not pre-purchased tickets, please call 215-862-2332 before coming, as tickets may not be available. e-Tickets are not refundable or exchangeable and will not be replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed. All excursions, trains and events are subject to availability. Boarding by class of ticket may occur. e-Tickets must be presented to a train crew member prior to boarding the train for validation purposes. Smoking is prohibited on board the train and at all stations. The railroad assumes no liability for lost or stolen items. Additional on-site parking fees apply.

Payment in full at booking by major credit card is required to finalize a reservation. You may not reschedule a reservation after the scheduled departure, no exceptions.

You agree that LANSDALE FOUNDER’S DAY TRAIN EXCURSION event (the “Event”) for which you purchased tickets and/or attended is a public event, that your appearance and actions inside and outside the venue where the Event occurs are public in nature, and that you have no expectation of privacy with regard to your actions or conduct at the Event. You hereby irrevocably grant permission to the New Hope & Ivyland Railroad and/or their assigns to use, copy, display, distribute, exhibit and utilize your name, image, digital image, likeness, acts, poses, voice, appearance, movements and statements in any live or recorded audio, video or photographic display or other transmission, exhibition, publication or reproduction of same, including at the Event (regardless of whether before, during or after the Event) for any purpose, in any manner, in any medium or context now known or hereafter developed without further authorization from or any compensation to you or anyone acting or entitled to act on your behalf.

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All images on this website are for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact representation of the products, equipment, motive power and/or services offered during events, excursions and/or trains. The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad reserves the right to change images and specifications at any time without liability and notice.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE INGREDIENTS:
The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of ingredients or nutritional information we provide nor liable for any adverse reactions caused by the products we offer. Please be advised that we prepare our foods in a commercial kitchen where cross-contact with food allergens is possible and where ingredient substitutions and recipe revisions are sometimes made. In addition, manufacturers of commercial foods we use may change their product formulation or consistency of ingredients at any time without notice. Accordingly, actual ingredients and nutritional content may vary and we cannot guarantee that any food item will be completely free of food allergens. To the extent you have any questions regarding ingredients of a particular food item, please contact our event planner for more information.