National Train Day Family Ride

We are celebrating National Train Day with a special family train ride!

On Saturday, May 12 the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum will be riding a train from Temple to McGregor on Amtrak. We will meet at the museum at 11am and will return to Temple by school bus by 1pm.* Tickets must be purchased in advance.


  • Riders can check-in any time from 10am to 11am and enjoy the National Train Day activities.
  • We’ll gather to board at 11am and return around 1pm.* All riders must be checked-in by 11am.

Ticket Prices:

  • In honor of National Train Day, all tickets have been discounted to $20 (members get a $5 discount by calling the museum)
  • Children under the age of 2 may ride in an adult’s lap without a ticket, but please indicate the child’s name in the box for passenger names when you check out.

Get tickets online at or by calling 254-298-5172. Get your tickets early because this event sells out! Tickets are non-refundable.

*Departure may be later due to unforeseen delays to train service. No refunds will be available for late departure.

 No refunds will be given.

For more information about National Train Day, visit our event page!