Preserving New Jerseys Railway Heritage since 1965

The Pumpkin Patch Train

Departing from Whippany, NJ
On Oct 1,8,15
At 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:00PM, 4:00PM

Buy your Pumpkin Train tickets online.


Infants On Laps, One-year of age and under : FREE

Lackawanna #2454:Jersey Coast Club Car:Caboose Seating:
Children (12 and Under): $25
Adults (Age 13+): $26
Children (12 and Under): $23
Adults (Age 13+): $24
Children (12 and Under): $13
Adults (Age 13+): $18

Seating Options

Ticket price includes admission to the Museum grounds, Museum building which houses historical railroad, steam ship memorabilia displays, operating model trains, gift shop and the outdoor operating large scale model trains.

Join in the Halloween fun at the Whippany Railway Museum onboard “The Pumpkin Patch Train” ! The 10-mile, 45-minute round trip from Whippany to Roseland and return is the perfect way to spend a Fall afternoon with the family. After each ride, children with valid train tickets can go to the Pumpkin Patch and pick out a free kid-sized pumpkin and receive a pumpkin decorating kit while supplies last. Children of all ages are encouraged to come dressed in their Halloween costumes, helping to make the train a spooky sight !

For more information, E-mail us at
or call us at (973) 887-8177

Get Fall and Halloween t-shirts from Meggy Tees for the October 15th Pumpkin Patch Ride, or just to enjoy for the season! 50% of sales goes towards keeping our volunteer and restoration work on-going at the Whippany Railway Museum!

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Please read shipping and handling information before purchasing. Orders must be completed by Thursday, September 28th to guarantee receiving by October 15th. Not responsible for delays in the shipping process.

Take a picture at the museum in your Fall and Halloween attire, post to Instagram and tag the Whippany Railway Museum, and you could win 2 free tickets for the 2024 season! (Easter and Pumpkin Patch rides excluded.)