Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris

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  • This place is really amazing!! Lots to see and learn about the history of trains and railroads, the kids had a great time anf you can reserve really fun spots for parties! You get to ride real trains ...  more »
  • We visited here in September & enjoyed our visit SO much that we are coming again in January & this time bringing more family! Docent Randy Doss is an excellent guide & a wealth of information. The ne...  more »
  • Visited this museum back in the late 80's while in the Navy. Was very impressed with the improvements made. Completly run by volunteers, check their website for time of trolley rides. Closed the gift ...  more »
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  • Had a blast with the family. Bring cash because every food booth takes cash only except for the gift shop. Due to a power outage we had to wait for the electronics to be up and running. Great atmosphere and fun for the kids.
  • Went during the Thomas the Train exhibit. Must say that my niece and I had a blast! Besides riding on Thomas and Percy trains, there some vintage streetcars from the original Los Angeles Railway. So much to do at the museum and it's very kid friendly!
  • This is A great place to go for the day. There is so much to learn and see about the trains. They Offer rides on various types of trains and cable cars for a small price. They also have A picnic area and an area for birthday parties as well.
  • We had a blast at the Day with Thomas event. We got tickets for 9:00 AM which meant great parking situation and short lines. This event is so well run. There is a crew of Adventure Scouts and ROTC students there to help at every station and wherever you went. They had a nursing/baby changing station which I thought was such a great touch for mothers. We loved the trains and the picture stations, however the event would have been fun even without the train rides! I highly recommend this anyone who has children who enjoy Thomas the Train. It was a great family activity.
  • Was truly impressed with the collection of trains they had. So much to see and this was a great time to go with Santa's Workshop. Only down fall was that we were told the area with the toy train area that we were able to "board" and look around on the cars. Which I thought was neat at first. Only to be yelled at by a gentleman saying EVERYTHING was off limits and that even the area was now closed because it was "closed for repairs". But later saw people go in said closed area. If we weren't supposed to be able to look on the inside then all employees must be in unison of this information. The gentleman who also said the "toy" car area was close could've been less rude and also put a sign up saying area was closed. Other than that my child and I had a good time.
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