Hanover Junction Flyer with No. 17


Northern Central Railway
2 W Main Street
P.O. Box 128
New Freedom, Pennsylvania 17349
Region: Dutch Country Roads
Hours of operation: 3:00 PM
Admission fee: $30 Adult; $15 Child (age 3-12); $5 Toddler (in lap)

Outside your window is the beautiful Heritage Rail Trail County Park and southern York County countryside on this trip to Hanover Junction. Our authentic replica steam locomotive, the William H. Simpson No. 17 will take you back in time to the 1860s when President Abraham Lincoln rode these tracks on his way to Gettysburg to deliver the Gettysburg Address. The excursion includes a 20-minute stopover at the Hanover Junction Museum and a history of the area’s towns and villages. Tickets: $30 Adult; $15 Child (age 3-12); $5 Toddler (in lap) (Wheelchair lift is not available at Hanover Junction; passengers who wish to exit the train must be able to climb up and down 6 steps without crew assistance.) The coaches are pushed and pulled by our steam locomotive. This excursion is 2 ½ hours. Tickets will be printed and available for pick up at the ticket booth on the day of the excursion. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to boarding. Before you join us please reference our new protocols!