At the Throttle: Steam

North Carolina Transportation Museum, Spencer, NC

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Put yourself in the driver’s seat of a steam locomotive! After a quick safety briefing and instruction on how to operate the locomotive, climb aboard for your turn to ride down the rails! Join us for this once in a lifetime experience that any rail fan will love. Do it for yourself or purchase a Gift Certificate for your favorite rail fan!

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your selected time for a safety orientation session. Must be 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license. Check-in at the Barber Junction Visitor Center & pick up an identification sticker. Be prepared to sign a liability release form prior to your session and show ID.

Clothing appropriate to a working rail yard should be worn at all times. Jeans/overalls, long sleeve cotton shirt, and boots are required. Participants wishing to have their picture made should bring a camera.
Admission to museum is included in ticket price. Rain or shine. No refunds or exchanges.