Mid-Continent Railway Museum is w. on W. Walnut St. to E8948 Diamond Hill Rd. Vintage trains take passengers on a 55-minute ride. The museum includes an 1894 depot and restored rolling stock. Dinner train rides also are available. Seasonal themed excursions include a winter run, an autumn color ride, a Pumpkin Special ride and the Santa Claus Express.
Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
Hours: Museum open daily 9:30-5, mid-June through Labor Day; Sat.-Sun. 9:30-5, mid-May to mid-June and day after Labor Day to mid-Oct. Trains depart at 11, 1 and 3, mid-May to early Oct. Passengers should arrive at least 20 minutes prior to departure. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.