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Tweetsie Railroad

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Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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Come on a Friday

We came on a Friday with our 4 year old granddaughter . NO LINES! She loved it all. There is a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Laura m
North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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Trip with my Grandson

I took my grandson to Tweetsie for his 6th birthday. We had so much fun!! His favorite ride was the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Shelly P
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  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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As North Carolina’s original family theme park, Tweetsie Railroad is a unique attraction that allows children and families to explore their imaginations and a whole lot more. Be a cowboy, cowgirl or an engineer. Shop along Main Street, pan for gold...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
300 Tweetsie Railroad Ln, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9787
+1 800-526-5740
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came on a Friday with our 4 year old granddaughter . NO LINES! She loved it all. There is a train for little ones at 11am, but we took the earlier train with the robbers shooting cap guns. She jumped on the first shot,...More

Thank Laura m
Reviewed 5 days ago

I took my grandson to Tweetsie for his 6th birthday. We had so much fun!! His favorite ride was the ski lift and the Big train which we rode 2 times and he absolutely loved it!! He still talks about how much fun we had!...More

Thank Shelly P
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a wonderful time at Tweetsie. The staff was very friendly and the shows were great. This is not a very large place but we still managed to spend most of a day here riding the rides and seeing a couple of shows. We...More

Thank Francus
Reviewed 6 days ago

I took my husband here to see Riders in the Sky perform. They were a lot of fun to watch especially in a small venue. We rode the train and saw a show. Loved the fudge. Its a sweet little park. It would be fun...More

Thank SS F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice place for kids, but a little too pricey. Rode the ghost train, which kids enjoyed, as well as haunted house.

Thank brent c
Reviewed 1 week ago

The many activities of this attraction are not evident from the highway. There are great rides, a ski lift from one level to the next, interesting shops, live animals, and of course the iconic train ride on a REAL train. Could do without the polluting...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you don't have kids this place is a disappointment. Admission is way over priced. Train ride is really the only thing that I enjoyed.

1  Thank Salemtraveler88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first went to Tweetsie July 1963. It has changed a lot. We now live on Beech Mountain NC and Tweetsie is just a short drive away. I took my 4 and 6 year old grand kids there in July of this year. I was...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see experience. Take the family and ride the train. Get your tickets in advance. This will insure you have a seat on the train. Then visit the haunted forest.

Thank JDB739
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ghost train was fun but would not spend my money on anything food related. My friends and family (7 of us) visited last weekend. We bought pizza and it made all of us sick! We also bought funnel cakes which were pre- made and were...More

1  Thank Karina A
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Brian H
September 2, 2018|
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Response from Sandra A | Reviewed this property |
Flint wood CampGround is about 4.5 miles from the rail road, and also Boone KOA great place to camp.
Joe W
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Meghan M | Property representative |
Yes, you can purchase a "last train of the day" ticket. Contact the ticket office for more details.
August 15, 2018|
Response from terlynn | Reviewed this property |
$45.00 adult admision