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West Coast Railway Heritage Park

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Lots to see!

Lots of historic trains to see and you can actually get on most of them too. Great photo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A little disappointing

When we were able to find a place to park our truck, we went into the park. We were told that... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Connie M
Saskatoon, Canada
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NOTE: THE WEST COAST RAILWAY HERITAGE PARK IS CLOSED UNTIL OCT 2nd!! Explore Western Canada's largest collection of heritage locomotives and railcars. The West Railway Heritage Park experience starts with free parking, washrooms, ticketing/guest...more
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39645 Government Road, Squamish, British Columbia V8B 0B6, Canada
+1 604-898-9336
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Reviewed 6 days ago

When we were able to find a place to park our truck, we went into the park. We were told that there was a Rotary Club meeting going on so there were several displays that we wouldn't be able to see because of that. And,...More

3  Thank Connie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of historic trains to see and you can actually get on most of them too. Great photo opportunities. The little train ride is worth a visit the only thing lacking is somewhere to eat.

Thank LouiseM1522
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Squamish is about 29 miles North of Vancouver and the normal travel time is about an hour, a lovely scenic drive during a warm summer's afternoon. The West Coast Railway is home to the Henry Hudson steam locomotive (I recall riding this magnificent iron horse...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We really enjoyed this visit. Being able to climb aboard the engines/carriages etc was brilliant. Well worth a visit.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Train engines and carriages to see plus some buildings. Ride in miniature railway is through shady gardens. Exhibits show high level of effort from volunteers and donors.

Thank Pip L
Reviewed July 23, 2018

A little out of the way but a great way to spend an hour or so. The Royal Hudson and the best coaches were in the roundhouse and open to visitors. However for the most part it is walking round the extensive outdoor collection of...More

Thank LHJ42
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Plenty to see of the replicated old turn of the century town. Lots of railway artefacts and vintage locomotives. Children's activities. Lots of historical interest.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed July 6, 2018

I have always been fascinated with trains and steam engines, West Coast Heritage Paek pays a good tribute to both. Located in Squamish British Columbia.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Our Company had opportunity to have our before summer team building activity at the train museum. We were able to experience the Billy Miner Escape Room. What a great adventure. Our team brought their families and we all had a chance to escape! The Museum...More

1  Thank SquamishFam
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Not only is there lots of restored engines inside, there are several outside in all sorts of condition. We really enjoyed seeing how well the engines were restored and the authentic look of them all. Well worth the time to see and enjoy a bit...More

1  Thank sandystewart1300
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June 11, 2018|
Response from KenTanner | Property representative |
Thank you for asking about our admissions information for the West Coast Railway Association. The terms of use of the Trip Advisor website do not permit us to post web links as you have requested. I might ask that you... More
Michelle T
October 3, 2017|
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Response from KenTanner | Property representative |
Yes, Polar Express is certainly a round trip - with lots of the original movie characters to entertain (wait till you meet the conductor as he punches your golden ticket !!!), enjoy hot chocolate, cookies and sing songs... More
Nathan C
September 24, 2017|
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Response from KenTanner | Property representative |
The Polar Express event comprises a 45 min train ride, followed by a visit to Santa's Village and all the activities in the Ice Cave ! It is a perfect experience for families, and wonderful for kids in the 2-10 year-old age... More