Open weekends only until October 28th

Day Out With Thomas™

The Illinois Railway Museum is pleased to announce our Day Out With Thomas™ 2018 event. The new dates of the event are:

  • Saturday, July 14th, 2018
  • Sunday, July 15th, 2018
  • Saturday, July 21st, 2018
  • Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

Purchase Tickets Online Now!

Tickets are also available by phone by calling the museum office at (815) 923-4391 EXT 452.

The Ticket price is $21.00 each. All riders of the train with Thomas the Tank Engine™ who have passed their second birthday must have a ticket. Day Out With Thomas™ tickets include one train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine for the trip specified on the Day Out With Thomas ticket, unlimited rides on streetcars; all entertainment (live music, magic shows, etc.); and access to all Museum exhibits on the date specified on the ticket. Food, snacks and beverages will be available at several locations around the Museum grounds. Continuing in 2018: You can ride on a train behind Percy. The ticket price for the Percy train is an additional $10.00 each. All riders of the train with Percy who have passed their second birthday must have a ticket. Percy tickets include one train ride with Percy for the trip specified on the ticket. Activities during the Day Out With Thomas event:

  • 20-minute train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™
  • 20-minute train ride with Percy (additional ticket required)
  • Meet Sir Topham Hatt™
  • Magic Shows
  • Garden model railroad display
  • Live Music
  • Thomas & Friends™ Storytelling and Video Viewing
  • Thomas & Friends Playtable
  • Thomas & Friends Coloring
  • Temporary Tattoos of Island of Sodor Friends

Our parking is free and plentiful, and the parking lot will open at 7:30am every day. The gate will open at 9:00am.

NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES, ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL!
TICKETS ARE NOT REPLACEABLE IF LOST!

Special Fare Days - No passes honored during this event.
All schedules and prices subject to change without notice.


Day Out With Thomas™ Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends™ Based on The Railway Series by The Reverend W Awdry. © 2017 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, Thomas &Friends and Day Out With Thomas are trademarks of Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas & Friends and Design is Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. HIT and the HIT logo are trademarks of HIT Entertainment Limited. © 2017, MEGA Brands Inc. & TM MEGA Brands Inc.
  • 7000 Olson Road, Union, Illinois 60180, USA
  • July 14, 2018
  • Saturday, 9:00AM to 6:00PM

Contact event manager

Thank you Kindly

Day Out With Thomas™

7000 Olson Road, Union, Illinois 60180, USA

Saturday, 9:00AM to 6:00PM
July 14, 2018

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