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Irvine Park Railroad

1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
+1 714-997-3968
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Easy ride for children

We went on the ride the engineer was nice the train took us though the park and we saw buildings... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2016
Colby R
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Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
Feel like too expensive

The only thing we like here is the railroad. Personally I feel like this place doesn't provide the... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2016
Mozou-Kozou
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Seattle, Washington
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Irvine Park Railroad is a premiere family destination centrally-located in Orange County, California. The one-third scale C.P. Huntington train takes both children and adults on a breathtaking ride through historic Irvine Regional Park. Attractions include paddle boat rentals, bike rentals and two, and full-service snack bars. Other park attractions include the Orange County Zoo and pony rides. Annual events: Pumpkin Patch, Christmas Train, Easter Eggstravaganza and Anniversary Celebration. Open daily at 10:00 am.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pumpkin patch” (7 reviews)
“train ride” (8 reviews)
“choo choo” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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1 Irvine Park Rd, Orange, CA 92869-1000
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

We went on the ride the engineer was nice the train took us though the park and we saw buildings and artifacts.

Thank Colby R
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The only thing we like here is the railroad. Personally I feel like this place doesn't provide the value of money. First, you have to pay parking and everything here you have to pay based on time. I heard is a great place to go...More

Thank Mozou-Kozou
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We enjoyed a very cold but enjoyable ride on the Irvine Park Express. We were able to enjoy it at Christmas time with all the beautiful lights, activities and a visit with Santa. It was enjoyed by all the ages represented. We can't wait until...More

Thank 25yrstime2travel
Reviewed 17 December 2015

This is good fror childrens and take around small portion of park. The park has small zoo. Not a very good attraction

Thank guptaashok_0511
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Go online to get coupons. About $10/person. Lasts under 10 minutes. Hear some history on the county park. Train is decorated for Christmas. Add the pony rides and a picnic for a great day in park. When not summer time, make sure train is running...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We have to ride this each visit to the park. My kids are 6 & 8 and they still want to ride. Great for any age.

Thank scubacher
Reviewed 10 December 2015

The railroad is an inexpensive way to find your way around the park and orient yourself for a day's activities .

Thank katshannon
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

Who doesn't like a train ride:). This is such a lovely park!! Come and have some fun!! Fun for kids of all ages, this includes us adult kids😉. Where a kid can be a kid.

Thank LJ007007
Reviewed 4 November 2015

When our family visits Irvine Park, no matter what else we do, the zoo, the lake, rent bikes, picnicking, etc.... riding the train is a MUST! The tracks wind through the shady trees and past the lake, with children waving and the bells clanging as...More

Thank Partypoodle
Reviewed 22 September 2015

A Choo-Choo-Train, for everyone. And a great way to see The Lakes & Park area @Orange County Regional Park.

Thank Dennis C
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Linda H
1 October 2015|
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Response from T-2SanDiego | Reviewed this property |
Hopefully someone who rides it more regularly will be familiar with the weekday experience, it had such an enthused turnout from both locals and tourists, hard to know if it would run more frequently or less- I am thinking... More
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