This Old-Fashioned Train In Texas Is The Only One Of Its Kind Left In The Entire World
All aboard! The Texas State Railroad in Palestine hosts some pretty neat train rides, but this just might be the coolest. How would you like to go for a spin on the very last remaining super-powered steam train? Here’s your opportunity, and it’s one you absolutely can’t pass up.
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The depot is located at 789 Park Road 70, Palestine, TX 75801. For more information and the train schedule, check out their website.
Would you be interested in this event? Have you ever ridden on a steam engine before?
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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