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Halton County Radial Railway
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Open weekends from first weekend in May to last weekend in October (10 am to 5 pm) and weekdays July and August (10 am to 4:30 pm. We will be open the first two Saturdays in December for our Christmas on the Rails event for 1 pm to 8 pm. Santa...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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13629 Guelph Line, Milton, Ontario L0P 1B0, Canada
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+1 519-856-9802
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Xmas Halton County Radial Railway ride on December 1 was very disappointing for youngsters who were expecting to say hello to Santa. While Santa made a very brief appearance as he quickly passed out candy canes, he made no effort to interact with the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ChristmasTrain
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Rode the rails all day.........such an innocent, fun streetcar/tram experience. Grandkids loved it. Volunteer staff know so much history about teh equiment & clearly love their preservation efforts. Picnicked with food we brought in but left room for the icecream stop!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank alaskagal2018
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A great way to spend the afternoon. Huge collection of train cars and streetcars from TTC, and others. Great rides, a very interesting day with the kids

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank larry g
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This is a great collection of period public transit (streetcars, subway cars, and buses) dating from the 1890s to the 1960s, with many of the cars restored for a leisurely trip into an idyllic wooded run and back. We arrived at 4 and only had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We spend the day at the Halton County Radial Railway. Great place for everyone. Children will love it. Ride the trains and street cars.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 532stanb
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This attraction is definitely worth the admission. We went here and rode on three different types of streetcars, but you could ride as many times as you like. They have a track that stretches from Guelph Line to next country road over. You can get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dave D
Reviewed 14 August 2018

While this may be a sight not on every local's or tourists radar, it's a fun trip back in time, particularly for transit buffs. The working museum has a wide range of transit vehicles in its collection from streetcars to buses and maintenance vehicles as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank quegend
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

What a great way to spend the day. Riding the rails & exploring old TTC cars. My 4 year old niece was entertained for hours. Be sure to bring cashvyo enjoy the "ice cream train". The passion the volunteers have for trains shows!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank destination_sun
Reviewed 12 July 2018

a great family spot for those just wanting to et out and do something to those that really like old trains, take a ride around the area and see the history. They have some disguarded Red Rockets from TTC, a few old style buses

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank larry g
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

My cousin came from USA and we decided to visit this place with his kids, we really enjoyed it, it’s 5 mins north of Hwy 401, lots of parking was there, we ride the train with their kids, the ride was beautiful it has two...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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foodfreak79
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Response from CanadaJones | Reviewed this property |
They run the trains fairly often and change which ones they run. The wait, though I can't remember it was not long. There is a snack train at the end of route that you could get off and have ice cream etc. at. It runs quite... More
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