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Southeastern Railway Museum announces Breakfast with Santa

For Immediate Release
Announced: September 12, 2003


The Southeastern Railway Museum is pleased to announce a limited opportunity for folks to enjoy breakfast with Santa Claus.

The museum will host breakfast with Santa on November 29, December 6, 13, & 20 at 9:15am. Seating is limited to the first 25 children accompanied by one parent per family. Admissions to the event will be $3 per child in addition to museum admission. There is no additional charge for the parent beyond normal museum admission. Attendees, their parents & Santa will be given priority seating on the first train ride of the day. Advance reservations are recommended to ensure breakfast seating and may be made by calling the museum Thursday - Saturday at 770-476-2013.

 

The Southeastern Railway Museum has been in operation since 1970 and is "Georgia's Official Transportation History Museum". The museum has over 80 other pieces of retired railway rolling stock including vintage steam and diesel locomotives, passenger coaches, private business cars, a World War II army troop kitchen, wooden freight cars, railway post office car and maintenance of way equipment. Many other items from Georgia's transportation history are also presented on the museum's 30-acre site.

Two vintage trains are displayed inside the museums main exhibit hall; The 1920s vintage steam train pulled by S&A 750 includes United States President Warren Harding's personal business car the Superb and a club car. The 1950s era diesel powered train features Southern Railway 6901, the last diesel locomotive to pull the famous Southern Crescent before Amtrak and several modern sleeper cars.

Trains rides aboard restored cabooses are complementary with admission.


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