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Delaware River Railroad Excursions

100 Elizabeth St, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865-2852
1-877-train-ride
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Wine Train

We treated friends who were celebrating anniversaries and birthdays and, overall, had a pleasant... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dave H
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Bradenton, Florida
Wine train

Awful! The ride that never was.drove 2 1/2 hours only to be told train was not running...no other... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sojogiel
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100 Elizabeth St, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865-2852
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We treated friends who were celebrating anniversaries and birthdays and, overall, had a pleasant experience. The ride to the winery took about 45 minutes and the tracks paralleled the Delaware River. Our conductor (all staff are volunteers) was friendly and informative. There was a short...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Awful! The ride that never was.drove 2 1/2 hours only to be told train was not running...no other explanation. Did not want to reschedule in case this happens again.hope we don't have a big hassle getting a refund,which Jon said we could do.More

Thank sojogiel
ccotty, General Manager at Delaware River Railroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I am very sorry we were not able to better inform you the day of the ride. There was a derailment on the other end of the railroad and everything was in control of Emergency Services, we did not have the ability to inform you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We rode the pumpkin train. The train ride is 60 dollars per family of 4 which I find very expensive. But we could ride a regular train twice cheaper and get pretty much similar experience :) It is a regular diesel train, NOT a steam...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for something to do in October when the leaves change and you are tired of going down the shore, we found the online advertisement for the Wine Train in Phillipsburg New Jersey. We booked our reservations on line, received a confirmation for...More

Thank Sam847
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our grandchildren ages 7 and 10 on the Pumpkin Train today. The train was about 30 minutes late in arriving to start our excursion. The train had several coach cars for the many families there to enjoy a great fall day. With the...More

Thank rwil2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a boy scout trip. It was hot, the train was stifling. Other kids were not under control and staff did nothing to sort this out. The train was over an hour late. We arrived at the corn maze when we were supposed...More

1  Thank MrsK8Ball
ccotty, General Manager at Delaware River Railroad Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am sorry you were not happy. This was a trip coordinated by the scout council. We provide the tickets at 1/3 our usual rate as a fundraiser for the scouts. Nowhere do we advertise food at the corn maze site, in fact, our website...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This was a super adorable little train ride out to a "mine" where we mines for fossils. Took the train back, saw a really good dino show by actual field paleontologists, played in a bounce house and had some snacks. A full day for my...More

1  Thank Travellingrrl
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Not too bad. You have to walk down a steep hill to get totrain. Nice staff. We took the mine train. It was relaxing and nice but the mine tour was kinda disappointing. Not much to it. The slicing was fun.

Thank hppysvn
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Went with a group of friends for the Wine Train excursion. Overall a fun time. Arrive at a parking area (easy to park) and walk down a hill (paved) to the train boarding area. We boarded the wine car and were entertained by Paul. He...More

2  Thank profjan06nj
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It's fun ride with kids. make sure you stop by at Mines when coming back. its worth a stop to collect Gems & stones..

Thank Karanjit D
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Erin D
1 June 2017|
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Response from ann7183 | Reviewed this property |
Upper level gets the same hot cocoa and cookie as the lower level. Santa does not go up there but you can come down to take a pic with him I believe. You will still hear and see everything. When we went the upper level... More
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Jamie M
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I have not. You can take your own pictures.
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You can call 877-872-4674 between 12 and 6 pm to speak to someone
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