Supporting Members: August 24, 9:00am
Explorer Members: August 25, 9:00am
General Public: August 30, 9:00am
Event dates: Oct 8-9; 15-16; 22-23; 29-30
Saturdays: 10:00am–4:00pm | Sundays: 12:30pm–4:00pm
Trains leave every half hour.
Celebrate fall with a ride on the Pumpkin Patch Express!
Climb aboard the Ellerbe Creek Railway for a journey to the Museum's pumpkin patch. Pick the perfect pumpkin to decorate and take home, then enjoy crafts and a variety of carnival games before returning to the station.
*Pre-registration required. Children 2 and under free.
*General admission to the Museum is not included in your ticket cost. Please be prepared to purchase admission (or have your membership card checked) upon arrival to the Museum.
Tickets purchased in advance will be available at the Admission Desk. Tickets available for sale online until 2 hours before train time. Any remaining tickets will be available for sale at the door. See FAQ for more information.
Pumpkin Patch Express FAQ