May 16th & 17th

Check in / Superhero Transformation with Cape and Mask: 9:45 am-10:15 am, & 1:15 pm-1:45pm (Saturday Only)

(Children Ticket Holders: Superhero Cape included in ticket price)

Boarding of Train: 10:15 am,  & 1:45 pm (Saturday Only)

Train Excursion with Tea and Light Food: 10:30 am -11:30 am, & 2:00 pm-3:00 pm (Saturday Only)

Take in the beautiful spring scenery on this one hour round-trip train ride through the Connecticut River Valley. Delight in an assortment of teas, finger sandwiches, scones, and more, aboard a beautifully restored 1920s era Pullman Dining car during this unique and one-of-a-kind family excursion. Before you board, we will transform your little ones into fearless superheros, complete with a cape that they decorate themselves and a mask to match. Your car hosts will be providing top of the line care and service for you, and your family and friends. Relax as the rhythm of the rails, accompanied by classical melodies, transports you to a simpler time of elegance that only we can provide.

After entering the number of Adult Guests, click add to cart and then click on x in upper right corner of the Shopping Cart box. Add number of Child Guest and click add to cart.


  • Occurred Saturday, May 16th, 2020 @ 9:45 am – 3:00 pm
  • Occurred Sunday, May 17th, 2020 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am


Essex Steam Train

1 Railroad Avenue
Essex, CT 06426


Essex Steam Train