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Kennebunkport's Christmas Prelude
Streetcar Rides, Stories, Singing and Shopping
Ride on a restored electric streetcar over the Museum's railway through the scenic Maine woods. Mother Nature determines if there's snow or not on the ground, but we'll be in the holiday spirit. Take a break from hustle and bustle of the the holiday shopping and bring the family to enjoy wonderful ride. Don't worry if it's cold outside, our streetcars will be toasty warm and waiting for you. So come on by and unwind.
The Museum Store is open at during the Prelude event. The store features a huge selection of rail-related gifts, including books for kids and adults, toys, collectibles, videos and memorabilia. Shopping is always available throughout the season by or .
Meet your friends, enjoy a hot dog, make your own ice cream sundae, and shop in the Museum Store. Admission to the Museum Store and Visitor Center is free. Tickets for the holiday trolley ride are $6.00 per person. Tickets are complimentary for members of the Museum, however guests of members must pay regular admission.
For more information about Kennebunkport's Christmas Prelude, visit www.christmasprelude.com.
This extra event occurs Friday evening after our Christmas Prelude activities. An after-dark ride aboard the Museum's most beautiful open car through the wintery Maine woods followed by a cocktail party back at the Visitor Center.
This sightseeing car operated in Montreal from 1906 to 1953 and was restored by the Museum in 2014. Bundle up for a nostalgic and unique experience.
In honor of this beautiful car and special time of year, we've invited Vena's Fizz House to invent two new cocktails for the occasion. They are "The Torrid Trolley Toddy" and "The Golden Chariot".
Limited seating is available and reservations are suggested. Please call Sally at 207-967-2800 ext. 101.
Friday, December 5 and 12 at 5:00 p.m.
Golden Chariot Ride Admission: $25 per person
2014 Event Details