Tuolumne County’s very own 1897 Railtown adventure located in Jamestown, offers an exclusive private tour taking a historical walk down memory lane when the first railroads were introduced in the State of California.
All abooooard! That familiar and exciting call is only a part of the amazing adventure that awaits you with our exclusive 1897 Railtown tours. From riding in century-plus old beautifully restored rail cars behind an antique steam engine, to exploring the incredible behind-the-scenes shops where these massive engines are repaired and maintained, you’ll gain a new appreciation for the locomotive age that made America an industrial powerhouse. Many of these engines have appeared on TV and in movies, and you’ll get a chance to see the famous railroad props. Our special tours include docent-led walks that will get you up-close and personal with these gentle giants, and give you a chance to ask questions.
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