Pumpkin Patch Express

10/28/2018, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

15 per Person map


Celebrate Fall With a Ride on the Pumpkin Patch Express!
Sponsored by Durham Academy

Presale Dates

Supporting Members: Wednesday, August 22, 9:00am
Explorer Members: Thursday, August 23, 9:00am
General Public: Tuesday, August 28, 9:00am

Event Dates:

Oct 6-7; 13-14; 20-21; 27-28


10:00am –4:00pm 
Trains leave the station every half hour.

What to Expect

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.

Activities Include:

  • Mini Pumpkin Toss
  • Hay Maze
  • Corn Crib
  • Pumpkin Decorating
  • Temporary Tatoos
  • Other Great Carnival Games! 

Tickets Coming Soon!

The Fine Print

Pre-registration is required for this event. 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.

Members receive UNLIMITED admission all year long!