Synopses & Reviews
Kids love trains, grown-ups love trains, and everybody loves a good train museum. But how do you find those great train destinations? With Tourist Trains Guidebook, of course! This unique travel reference is both a guidebook, with detailed information about 150 of the best tourist train sites in the United States and Canada, and a directory of hundreds of other hidden rail museums. Each of the 150 featured sites has been visited in person by staff and contributors to Trains magazine, the country’s leading railroading periodical. These destinations showcase the excitement of train travel, with attractions ranging from dinner trains to steam excursions, from urban trolleys to amazing museums. Sites and directory listings are organized alphabetically by state and fully indexed. Photos, addresses, contact info, and directions for getting to each site--plus a bound-in card good for discounts at select locations--make it easy to go trainspotting anytime, anywhere.
About the Author
Jim Wrinn, editor of Trains magazine, and other members of the Trains staff have extensive knowledge of trains and train travel. Their experience and expertise ensures that readers will avoid mistakes and enjoy these great train destinations.