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Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum

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All Aboard!Train rides resume May 2016!

Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum is proud to announce that in partnership with the City of North Adams, Town of Adams, and the Massachusetts Department of Transportation fun train rides are coming back to the beautiful Berkshire Hills!

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TRAIN RIDES NOW AVAILABLE!

TRAIN RIDE SCHEDULE 2016! 
North Adams - Adams

Trains depart from North Adams on Saturdays and Sundays at 10:00A, 11:30A, 1:30P and 3:00P for a one-hour, 8-mile round trip aboard our vintage 1955 Rail Diesel Car. Trains will also operate Independence Day, Labor Day and Columbus Day.


TRAIN RIDES AVAILABLE ON MONDAY, JULY 4th
10A, 1130A, 130P, 3P

FRIDAY EVENING CABARET RAIL CRUISE
July 1st, 6PM 

Featuring LIVE music by the Berkshire's own 
Tickets available on-line or walk-up while available


Tickets Available for Advance Purchase & Reservation

Reserve your tickets now for a unique and fun way to see a part of the Berkshires. Tickets are also available on the day of travel inside our Welcome Coach which features historical exhibits, a waiting room and gift shop featuring BSRM and Hoosac Valley Service logo merchandise and much more! 

Our trains depart from North Adams Station, located on Crowley Avenue, which is accessible from American Legion Drive, near the Holiday Inn and directly behind the Brien Center. Parking is permitted in the Brien Center parking lot. 

FREE WALKING TOURS TO WESTERN GATEWAY HERITAGE STATE PARK & MUSEUMS


Learn more about the rich history of the Northern Berkshires either before or after your train ride by visiting the North Adams Museum of History & Science presented by the North Adams Historical Society and the Hoosac Tunnel Museum presented by the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation both located in a former Boston & Maine Railroad freight yard. 

These short, guided walking tours will bring you directly from the train station to the park via downtown North Adams. The walk is approximately 10-15 minutes and you may spend as much time as you like at the park and in the museums. There is no charge for the walking tour or admission to the museums. Walking tours are weather permitting.

The walking tours depart Saturdays at 11:00A and 12:30P and Sundays at 12:30P and 2:30P. Tours will assemble adjacent to Berkshire Scenic Caboose C-537, located on the North Adams Station Track.


VISIT DOWNTOWN ADAMS: SHUTTLE VAN AVAILABLE


Please check with the Ticket Agent or Conductor upon your arrival at the North Adams Welcome Coach to confirm if the shuttle is operating on the day of your visit. 

The Downtown Adams Shuttle is sponsored and operated by the Adams-Anthony Center, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 

The Shuttle Van will transport you on a brief historical tour of downtown Adams, dropping you off at the Adams-Anthony Center's Hospitality Venue at 47 Park Street (which is situated at the mid-point of Park St.). 

Once there, you will have access to historical and artistic displays, comfort facilities, light refreshments, informational brochures and an in-person visitors' guide who is knowledgeable about other attractions in Adams. You may browse local shops and galleries, as well as sample an array of fare at eateries located on and around Park Street.

The Shuttle will be present at the Center 15 minutes prior to the next train's departure to return you to Renfrew Station. Trains will promptly depart the Renfrew Station for North Adams at:
12:05P,  2:05P,  3:35P. 

Seating on the Downtown Shuttle is limited to 13. Seats are available on a first come, first served basis. There is an additional fare for the downtown shuttle service. Please pay the shuttle driver or guide.

Adults: $5.00
Children & Seniors (62 and over): $2.00

All proceeds, after the satisfaction of expenses, will support cultural and historical programming by the Adams-Anthony Center.



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