Tourist & Museum Railways in
One of the miniature replica CP Huntington locomotives
at the National Museum of Transportation
Association of Railroaders offers various rail excursions.
Grandview & Kansas City Railroad Belton to Grandview, about
2½ miles (4 km). Standard gauge, diesel hauled. Operates most weekends
and some Fridays from May to September.
- Branson Scenic
Railway two routes: Branson to Galena and Branson to Self AR,
each about 20 miles (32 km) on the tracks of Missouri & Northern
Arkansas. Standard gauge, diesel hauled. Train operates Mondays to
Saturdays and some Sundays from March to mid December, but the route
to be operated is not advertised in advance. Dining train operates at
- Frisco Silver Dollar Line 2 ft (610 mm) gauge steam
hauled railway at the Silver Dollar City theme park in Branson. Park is
open Wednesdays to Sundays (and certain other days) April to December,
daily mid May to early August
- Kansas City Northern Railroad 16 in (406 mm)
gauge miniature railway, about ½ mile (0.8 km) in length, in Line
Creek Park, Kansas City MO. Diesel hauled. Operates weekends and
holidays, May to September, weather permitting.
- King Jack Park Trolley historic tramcar (trolley),
restored and converted to diesel power, on a 1 mile (1.6 km) line in
King Jack Park, Webb City. Operates most Saturday mornings and for
- Magic City Line 12 in (305 mm) gauge
miniature railway, over 1 mile (1.6 km) in length, in Rothwell Park,
Moberly. Diesel hauled. Operates Sunday afternoons, mid April to
- National Transportation
Museum in St Louis has a 2 ft (610 mm) gauge miniature railway about
1 mile (0.8 km) in length. Diesel powered replica steam locomotives.
Operates most days from April to October. There is also a historic tram
(trolley), which operates Thursdays to Sundays, April to October.
Missouri Old Threshers annual show in September in Shelbina includes
steam hauled train rides on a 330 yard (300 m) standard gauge line
(Website contains little information relating to trains)
- St Louis,
Iron Mountain & Southern Railway Jackson to Allenville.
Standard gauge, diesel hauled. Operates Saturdays from May to December,
and at other times by private charter. Dining facilities are available
on certain trips.
- Six Flags St Louis theme park has a 3 ft (914 mm)
gauge steam hauled railway, about 1 mile (1.6 km) in length. Park is
open weekends and some Fridays April to October, daily mid May to mid
- Wabash, Frisco
& Pacific Railroad 12 in (305 mm) gauge miniature railway,
from Glencoe to Yeatman, about 1 mile (1.6 km). An extension of a
further ½ mile (0.8 km) is in the course of construction.
Usually steam hauled. Operates Sundays from May to October.
Uncredited Photo Image from the website of St Louis
Museum of Transportation