South Simcoe Railway Heritage Corporation
|Record #: CAL1197||Last Modified: 07 May 2018||Last Full Update: 07 May 2018|
|Social Media||Website: www.southsimcoerailway.ca/|
|Description & Services|
|Description||Ontario's first heritage steam railway featuring authentic Canadian steam and diesel locomotives and vintage rolling stock. This attraction offers a 50-60 minute round train trip between Tottenham and Beeton. Tickets available for purchase on the day of the excursion at Tottenham Station.
Also offers group bookings, charters, and special parties, movie and video production facilities, and gift certificates. Baggage Car Parties are a unique way to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, retirement or other special occasions, on a Sunday or holiday Monday. Advanced bookings are required for these events.
|Hours||10am - 4:30pm|
|Dates||Regular train excursions operate Sundays and holiday Mondays from Victoria Day weekend to the weekend following Canadian Thanksgiving
Some Monday and,Tuesday excursions in July and August. Check the website for dates and times.
For dates and departure times see website or call for information.
Information on special events (Easter, Hallowe'en, Fall Colours and Christmas) can be found on the website approximately 1 month prior to the holiday
|Areas Served||Greater Toronto Area|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Applicants to work on restoration projects must be capable of following direction and have a good awareness of their surroundings. Safety shoes/boots and gloves required.
|Fees||Membership - see website ; Admission: Adults $15, Seniors $12, Children (ages 2-15) $9. Babies under 3 and not occupying a seat ride for free.
Party bookings $175 for up to 20. Guests in excess of 20 will be charged at a reduced rate
Reservations can be made only by telephone or in person at the office. Reservations for special events may be made on the website or by telephone. Reservations are never accepted via email. Group bookings: please contact the office.
|Address & Map||
Mill St W
Tottenham, ON L0G 1W0
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|Intersection||West onto Mill St, off Tottenham Rd (Queen St). Tottenham Rd runs north from Hwy 9, between Hwy 50 and Hwy 27.|
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible - call for availability ; Call the office for specific details.
|Mailing Address||Box 186
Tottenham, ON L0G 1W0
|Primary Contact||Sherri Lusher, Corporate Secretary|
|Primary Executive||Eric Smith, President|
|Alternate Executive||Robert Young, Vice-President|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Sherri Lusher, Personnel Manager|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Subjects||Antiques ; Historical conservation ; Recreation ; Tourist attractions ; Tours ; Trains|