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San Antonio Zoo Eagle Train

Open Now: 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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San Antonio Zoo Eagle Train
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There are two things just about every child in San Antonio has done — visited Brackenridge Park and taken a ride on the Brackenridge Eagle Miniature Train. It'll take you on a scenic tour of the park, so you can rest your feet and enjoy the ride. It...more
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3903 N Saint Marys St, Brackenridge Park, San Antonio, TX 78212-3173
Uptown Broadway
+1 210-734-7184 ext. 1907
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Eagle Train is a nice 30 minute ride around Brackenridge Park. The conductor tells you some of interesting history of the area during the ride.

Thank lynmoff
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I love trains. This is a great 23 minute train ride for $3.50 on a 1/3 scale train that runs outside the zoo. Tickets are purchased near the zoo entrance. One stop is at the beautiful Japanese gardens and you can get on and off...More

3  Thank David J
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Taking my great niece on the train stirred of many memories of my own. My husband of 46 years proposed to me in the park and we then rode the train. We brought our own children to the park to ride the train and create...More

Thank Joyce L
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Friendly engineers will drop you off and pick you up at the stops along the way. I had hoped to visit the Japanese Tea Gardens first thing, before the heat of the day, but had to go in the order of the stops. So Witte...More

3  Thank S P
Reviewed May 20, 2018

I may be biased But I love this train ride. My grandmother always took us and I always would take my children and now I take my grandchildren. If you have little ones it is great.

3  Thank atr2b1218
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Cost is $4/person over 2 years old. We had fun. The history was really neat. We have a 13 year old and a 1 year old and both enjoyed it. We were hoping the train goes by a few zoo exhibits, but it doesn’t.

1  Thank ekuchick1981
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Chuck engineered us around the loop and had a great chatter of what was next and some of the history of the train, the park, the zoo and the museums...ride is low cost fun and really comfortable

1  Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed May 25, 2017

I took my grand kids to ride the train. The ride was $3.50 for anyone over 2 years old. We sat in the first car and it was hard to hear the conductor talk over the engine. The ride takes about 20 minutes and makes...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

I always bring my Spanish Club to San Antonio so they can practice their Spanish language skills. While in San Antonio, I always make sure we ride the train. My students absolutely love it! We always meet such friendly people in San Antonio, and the...More

1  Thank 482annmariem
Reviewed April 25, 2017

It only costs $3.50 for a ticket to ride this miniature train through Brackenridge Park. The ride is 15+ minutes with stops at several venues where you can deboard if you want. You can get on another train later to complete your ride with the...More

Thank Bill M
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Sam V
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Response from Terry H | Reviewed this property |
I tried to find the answer for you but I had no luck. If I had to guess I would say no. But I'm not sure. Their phone number is (210) 734-7184. Sorry I was not more help