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Art-Deco Parlor Class Service on the NCRy

Golden Gate Railroad Museum

Art-Deco Parlor Class Service on the NCRy

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Price Fee Quantity
June 25th (Saturday) - 11:30am - NILES Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
June 25th (Saturday) - 1:30pm - NILES Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
June 26th (Sunday) - 10:15AM SUNOL Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
June 26th (Sunday) - 12:01pm - Round Trip from SUNOL   more info $25.00 $1.49
June 26th (Sunday) - 1:45pm - SUNOL Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
July 23rd (Saturday) - 11:30am - NILES Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
July 23rd (Saturday) - 1:30pm - NILES Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
July 24th (Sunday) - 10:15am - SUNOL Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
July 24th (Sunday) - 12:01pm SUNOL Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49
July 24th (Sunday) - 1:45pm - SUNOL Departure   more info $25.00 $1.49

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Event Details

Online ticket sales stop two hours before departure. You can still buy tickets at the depot prior to departure.

SP #2979 will operate on the Niles Canyon Railway June 25-26 and July 23-24

The Golden Gate Railroad Museum is pleased to announce that our 1940's vintage Southern Pacific lounge car #2979 will be added to the regular Niles Canyon Railway trains in partnership with the Pacific Locomotive Association for two weekends only this summer.  Experience the magic of this elegant Art Deco lounge, as it winds through Niles Canyon on a round-trip ride from Fremont to Sunol and return. Your trip on the Southern Pacific 2979 is aboard a vintage 1940’s parlor lounge car restored to its original layout, appearance and atmosphere. The car features plush lounge seating and a semi-circular mahogany bar framed by etched glass and mirrors.


Saturday June 25 and July 23
Leave Niles Station at 11:30 AM and 1:30 PM

Sunday June 26 and July 24
Leave Sunol Depot at 10:15 AM, 12:01 and 1:45 PM

Please be advised...
  • Tickets are $25 per person, all ages
  • Seating is limited
  • Advance ticket purchase is recommended
  • Tickets can be purchased online
  • All trains leave ON TIME
  • Trains run in any weather - dress appropriately
  • Confections and beverages may be purchased on board

Please note that SP2979 is not wheelchair accessible due to the narrow aisles and doorways on our antique equipment.


Have questions about Art-Deco Parlor Class Service on the NCRy? Contact Golden Gate Railroad Museum


Niles Canyon Railway - Niles Station
37001 Mission Blvd
Fremont, CA 94586


Golden Gate Railroad Museum

This museum event is presented to supoort the projects of  the Golden Gate Railroad Museum.

We are sincerely grateful for all of our supporters who help our non-profit, tax-exempt, living history museum continue to operate and grow.

The Golden Gate Railroad Museum (GGRM), is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of steam and passenger railroad equipment, and the interpretation of railroad history in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Check us out on the web at www.ggrm.org


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