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com828-488-7024 (direct line)Website: GSMR.comBryson City, NC - The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad is proud to announce its partnership with Rail Events Inc. and The Jim Henson Company to bring the officially licensed DINOSAUR TRAIN™ ride event to Western North Carolina this summer! - July 19-21, 26-28 & Aug 2-4.DINOSAUR TRAIN™ is a PBS KIDS® series Emmy-nominated and Parents' Choice Silver Honor TV series, and it consistently ranks in the top ten shows for kid's ages 2 to 5. In the TV series, young viewers join Buddy and his adoptive family of Pteranodons on whimsical adventures through prehistoric jungles, swamps, volcanoes and oceans. For this event, families will take a ride on a real train bound for the Nature Trackers Adventure Area where young guests will participate in a series of fun and educational challenges as they unearth basic concepts in natural science, natural history and paleontology. Also included are music, children's activities, Dinosaur Train merchandise and an opportunity to meet your favorite T.rex, Buddy!
Tickets are on sale now and start at $39 per adult and $30 per child (ages 2-12). Crown Class tickets are available on a limited basis and are $59 per adult and $40 per child (ages 2-12) and $10 for infants 23months and younger. For tickets and event information, call the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad at 800-872-4681 or visit http://www.gsmr.com/events/dinosaur-train.Admission to the Smoky Mountain Trains Museum is included with ticket purchase. All fares subject to a 6% Historic Preservation Fee. Schedules and fares are subject to change without notice. Great Smoky Mountains Railroad is a proud member of the American Heritage Railways family. Visit our sister railroad in southwest Colorado at the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.