Board These 9 Beautiful Trains In Kentucky For An Unforgettable Experience

Back in the day, Kentuckians got around via train, horse or their own feet. Many of the old train companies, like L&N, are now only memories of the past. Fortunately, a few stations and companies are left and will give train enthusiasts that special kind of experience only a train ride can provide. Some of the old stations provide a ride and a museum, others just one or the other. Regardless which place you choose, you are sure to have a memorable experience.

Here are 9 beautiful train venues in Kentucky that provide an unforgettable experience:

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My Dad worked for and retired from L&N, so I got to experience trains  through his eyes, as well as my own. He has a beautiful perspective and allowed me to enjoy a few train rides in my youth. Though the ways of old are fading, there are still a few places one can enjoy the true ambiance of a train ride and memorabilia. Have you ever been on a train? If so, how was it?