Stars, Stripes & Steam

Join the Marshall Steam Museum for a special Steamin’ Day celebration with: Train and antique…
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Event Details

Date
Sunday, July 4
Location

Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights Preserve
3000 Creek Rd,
Yorklyn, DE 19736

Event Type

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Description

Join the Marshall Steam Museum for a special Steamin’ Day celebration with:

  • Train and antique auto rides
  • Mansion tours (masks required as it is a state-owned building)
  • Free steam-popped popcorn from our vintage popper
  • Entry to the newly renovated Marshall Steam Museum, with its operating Lionel trains
  • A Firing Up Demo
  • Kids crafts & activities
  • And more!

**Advance registration is no longer required (and neither are masks for those who are fully vaccinated), but you may pre-purchase tickets if you wish.**

Included with all admission options:

  • Fresh steam-popped popcorn from their vintage popper (regulations permitting)
  • Entry to the newly renovated Marshall Steam Museum, featuring the world’s largest operating collection of Stanley steam cars plus a 1930s working Lionel electric trains display, steam engine display, exhibits, and gift shop.
  • Rides on the Auburn Valley Railroad and in select antique automobiles from the Marshall Collection, depending on the admission option selected.

General Admission (Rides Ticket) includes 4 rides in the antique autos or Auburn Valley Railroad: $12 ages 13 and up, $8 ages 12 and under (infants free). General/Rides Ticket admission is free for Friends of Auburn Heights Members. Members may tour the mansion for $8 (ages 13 and up), $4 (ages 12 & under).

Mansion & Grounds Only (no rides): $12 ages 13 and up, $6 ages 12 and under (infants free).

Combo Ticket: Do it all — rides & mansion tour: $20 ages 13 & up, $14 ages 12 and under (infants free).

Cash, Visa, Mastercard or Discover accepted. Sorry, no pets except service dogs.

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