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Founded in 1952, New Jersey Museum of Transportation's Pine Creek Railroad is one of the oldest operating narrow gauge railway exhibits in the country.

Join Us!

We are open on the weekends only. Tickets are only available online. Trains run every half-hour from 11:30 to 3:00.


Regrettably, owing to COVID, we will not be running our Christmas Special this year. Also note the change in hours of operation, 11:30 to 3:00. Thank you.


  • Tickets are sold online only, and cannot be purchased at the park.

  • Tickets are date and time specific, and cannot be transferred to a different date or time.

  • Tickets are non-refundable.

  • For up-to-date details, please check our Facebook page.

Frequently Asked Questions

When do the trains run? Normally trains run weekends from 11:30 to 4:00, every half-hour. However, COVID-19 may impact our schedule. Different times apply for Special Events. All events subject to change or cancellation without notice. For up-to-date details, please check our Facebook page.

How long is the ride? About 15 minutes.

How much are tickets? $6.00 per person 3 years and older; $2.00 for children under 3 years. Note that an Internet Service Fee of $1.00 is applied to each ticket purchased online. Different rates apply for our Special Events. Tickets cannot be used on a different date due to restrictions on the number of people allowed on the train.

Where do we purchase tickets? ONLINE ONLY. Tickets are not being sold on site at this time due to COVID-19.


Do you accept charge cards? Yes. Visa and MasterCard only.

Where is the museum? You're standing in it! NJMT is a "working museum": the train and all of the buildings on the public area are historical. There's no large building full of artifacts; ride the train and walk around the public area to enjoy our museum.

Rules for Service

For your safety and ours, please follow the rules listed below. These rules are mandated by the State of New Jersey.

  • Face masks are required on NJMT premises, to ride on the train and for the duration of your visit.

  • NJMT has the right to deny access for anyone refusing to wear a mask.

  • Please use hand sanitizer prior to boarding.

  • Please maintain social distancing (6 feet).

  • Temperatures will be taken prior to boarding. Anyone whose temperature is above 99.6 will be refused service and asked to leave the property promptly.

If you have been feeling ill in the past two weeks or have been in contact with anyone who has been sick in the last two weeks, you will be denied access and asked to leave promptly.

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