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Essex Steam Train coupons and discounts include percentages off deals on select operating days. The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat is run by the Valley Railroad Company, and has roots dating back to 1868. The train as it is today began to operate with passenger and freight services in 1970. In addition to sponsoring special events, accommodating school and tour groups, and sponsoring riverboat charters, the Essex Steam Train and Riverboat operates dinner trains and regular train and boat rides for visitors.
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|Offered by||Valley Railroad Company|
|Location||1 Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT 06426|
|Features||Train, riverboat rides, dinner train, gift shop, cafe, hosts birthday parties|
|Types of coupons||Printable coupons|
|Military discount?||Military personnel receive a 10% discount|
About Essex Steam Train
The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat is an Essex, Connecticut attraction. The attraction is open for the 2013 season from May 11 through October 27. Operating days from May 11 through June 16 are Saturday through Sunday and Memorial Day. Operating days from June 22 through September 2 are Monday through Sunday and Labor Day. Operating days from September 6 through September 29 are Friday through Sunday. Operating days from October 3 through October 27 are Thursday through Sunday only. Prices for the steam train only are $17 for adults and $9 for children 2-11. The combination steam train and riverboat ride costs $26 for adults and $17 for children.
North Pole Express Coupons and Discount Tickets
The North Pole Express is a holiday event that takes place every year from the middle of November through the end of December. The event takes visitors on a trip to the North Pole, where live performances of The Night Before Christmas take place on the coach. In addition, hot chocolate is served along with cookies, and sing-a-longs are performed with Santa and Mrs. Clause. Children are encouraged to wear pajamas. Each child receives a free gift from Santa. The event lasts for 75 minutes, with departure times at 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $28 for regular padded bench seating, or guests may purchase First Class tickets for $60 and sit in upholstered armchairs.
Essex Steam Train Coupons and Free Offers
- Essex Steam Train offers a printable "Rainy Day Coupon" good for 20 percent off fare on select rainy days during the operating season. This offer is available under the "Plan Your Visit" section on the official Essex Steam Train website.
- Children under the age of two receive a free ticket.
- The Essex Steam Train's Facebook page posts information throughout the operating season about promotions and package deals.
Essex Steam Train
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