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Boothbay Railway Village

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Church trip from Alabama

Fun stop on our sightseeing tours! Rode on the steam engined train. Beautiful antique car... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
sharon c
Columbiana, Alabama
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Something for everyone

The Boothbay Railway Museum has something for the young and the young at heart. The General Store... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Exeter, New Hampshire
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We invite you to travel back in time to vintage Vacationland with us. Nowhere else in New England can you ride the rails behind an vintage steam or diesel locomotive surrounded by historic Maine buildings preserved in a recreated village, and view a...more
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586 Wiscasset Rd, Route 27, Boothbay, ME 04537-4627
+1 207-633-4727
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fun stop on our sightseeing tours! Rode on the steam engined train. Beautiful antique car collection.

Thank sharon c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Boothbay Railway Museum has something for the young and the young at heart. The General Store has a Thomas the Train track set up for small children to play with. There are also unique “finds” from our childhood, from books to candies; this in...More

Thank michellegagnenh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Area of restored buildings moved to this site. Functioning steam engine will take you around the venue. Collection of cars, farm equipment and trains on site. Also large building filled with model trains. Would be a fun place for children.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are visiting area. This was a lot of fun. Bldgs are neat. Wonderful collection of antique cars, trucks, bikes, motors, etc. Today they had vendors with some great items. Loved the train exhibit, and the train ride on the steam engine was fun. Nice...More

Thank Virginia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great visit one afternoon. The train runs on the hour and the ride is 2 loops around. They have a small village with an old car display along with fire engines. If you are not from New England be sure you try...More

Thank charlesmS5310JN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the railway village & it was phenomenal! They have a huge display of rehabbed old cars & trucks, the village has all kinds of rehabbed buildings & trains. & don’t forget to take a ride on the train that takes you around the...More

Thank mlom66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is so cool! They have assembled many old buildings into a village that you can walk theu and check out. In the back they have a great car museum. There is a short train ride around the village.

Thank dgarforth
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Had a really nice time here. There was a car show going on and also had some micro brews set up along with bbq. The wife and I had fun there!

Thank Everard H
BRV_Margaret, Manager at Boothbay Railway Village, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Oh you picked a great day to visit! So glad you enjoyed Antique Auto Days! Thanks for posting a review, it's appreciated.

Reviewed August 23, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed this quaint excursion that welcomed our dog. There is open car train ride between two stations 100 yards apart, and very well-appointed exhibits of homes, stores, etc. Our favorite was the one-room school house. A knowledgeable docent helped bring the antique car...More

Thank Irene M
BRV_Margaret, Manager at Boothbay Railway Village, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Thank you for visiting and for posting such a sweet review.

Reviewed August 20, 2018

We stopped here on our travels through Maine specifically because it was advertised as dog friendly - and we're so glad we did! Our leashed, well-behaved large dog was made to feel very welcome throughout the village, including going inside all the buildings and joining...More

Thank jorality
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Kathy T
August 30, 2017|
Response from Mainelytravel | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $12 adults and $ 10 Seniors