How much does it cost to go to the Railroad Museum in Sacramento? Excursion train tickets are $12 adults, $6 youths (ages 6-17), ages 5 and under ride free. For more information call (916) 323-9280.
How long is the Polar Express train ride in Sacramento? The ride is one-hour long. Restrooms are available in the Central Pacific Passenger Station.
When did the Sacramento Railroad Museum open? First opened to the public in 1976, the California State Railroad Museum complex is one of Sacramento’s largest and most popular visitor destinations. Over 500,000 visit the Museum annually, with guests traveling from throughout the world to experience this world-renowned facility.
Is the Polar Express train real? Every sight and sound of the magical Christmas train in the 2004 film The Polar Express is based on a real-life steam locomotive. The Pere Marquette 1225 has its own Christmas story to tell — and it involves a very close call with the scrapyard.