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Niles Canyon Railway
A railroad museum where the exhibits come to life!
Experience the Train of Lights
Bring the whole family on an enchanting holiday excursion filled with refreshments, music, and cheer!

Caboose Charters

Climb up into the cupola for a bird's-eye view!

Watch your train as it rolls through Niles Canyon along the scenic route of North America's First Transcontinental Railroad with a docent aboard to tell you about the railroad.

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Train Charters

For those truly special occasions, charter a whole train!

Enjoy the scenic Niles Canyon from open and covered viewing cars and a fully-enclosed coach pulled by a classic locomotive. Bring your own food and beverages on board, or enjoy a public picnic area near the station.

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Wine Tasting Specials

Enjoy an afternoon of fine wine while riding on history!

Experience the magic of a bygone era as you travel through scenic Niles Canyon on a vintage train from Sunol to Niles and back. En route, you'll be served specially-selected wines from the Livermore Valley, paired with hors d’oeuvres.

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Railroading Merit Badge

Complete your badge!

We sponsor many half-day merit badge study sessions and occasional full-day programs to help Scouts complete their Railroading Merit Badge or Council Badge.

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