Cabin John Miniature Train
Cabin John Regional Park
7410 Tuckerman Lane
Rockville, MD 20852
301-765-8670 Train Information
301-650-2880 Party Room Reservations
Along with the many fine features in this popular park, both children and adults are entranced by a ride on the miniature train. The train is a replica of the 1863 C.P. Huntington, a 4-2-4T steam locomotive purchased by the Southern Pacific Railroad and named in honor of Collis P. Huntington, President of the Southern Pacific Company. A party room at the Cabin John train station is available for rentals.
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NOTICE: The Cabin John Train "Will Be Open"
for Memorial Day Weekend; May 25,26 and 27
Cabin John Train Back on Track!
The C.P. Huntington Miniature Train is up and running again beginning Saturday, April 6. The train will be open weekends only, 10am-6pm in April, then run daily beginning on Memorial Day. Visit www.CabinJohnTrain.com for more information.
Cabin John Train is now hiring for the Spring and Summer 2013. Interested? Go to the M-NCPPC (Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission) Jobs Page and apply today!
Hours & Schedule
2013 Cabin John Train & Party Room Schedule
Train Party Room Rentals March 23* - April 2
Closed for repairs.
Party Room available at in-season rates
April & May
Open Saturdays & Sundays and Memorial Day,
June 1 - August 25 Open daily, 10am-6pm August 26 - 30 Train does not run August 31 Open 10am-6pm September
Open Labor Day, Saturdays and Sundays,
Open select dates for Eye Spy Halloween Train event
Party Room unavailable November Train closed for the season Party Room unavailable
December - early April 2014
Party Room available at off-season rates
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Tickets good for one ride are $1.75 each, and children under age 2 may ride free with a paying adult. Get a book of 10 for $15.75 and save 10%!
Cabin John Train Party Room Rentals
Reserve Your Party Dates for the Cabin John Train Party Room!
The Party Room at the Cabin John Miniature Train is perfect for your child’s next birthday party or family celebration. The spacious Train Station Party Room party room features a fun train motif, and can accommodate up to 50 people. As part of the birthday party package during the Regular Season (spring, summer and early fall) at Cabin John Train, you'll get:
- Use of the Party Room for 2 hours (choose from 10am-Noon, 1-3pm or 4-6pm)
- Use of tables, chairs and refrigerator
- 20 complimentary train tickets
- Special photo opportunity for the birthday boy or girl on the locomotive engine
- Special "no-wait" priority seating on the first train ride for your whole party
We are now taking reservations for Regular Season (spring/summer/early fall) rentals. Download the 2013 Cabin John Train & Party Room brochure here for all the information you'll need, including "Frequently Asked Questions" and an application.
In the winter and early spring, the train is put to bed, but the Party Room at the Train Station is still available for fun from December through early April at reduced off-season rates! The party room is heated with restroom facilities.
We'll begin taking reservations for next year's Off-Season (December 2013-early April 2014) at the end of September 2013.
If you have questions after reading the brochure, please call us at 301-650-2880 (please be sure to leave a message if a live person doesn't answer!).
2013 Cabin John Train & Party Room brochure
From I-270 take Exit 1A and merge onto Old Georgetown Road/MD 187. Turn left onto Tuckerman Lane and continue to the park entrance.
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Date of last update: March 29, 2013 CFH