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Steam Into History, Inc.

Old #17 is a faithful replica of the Civil War steam engine that carried Abraham Lincoln to his now famous Gettysburg Address. Located in New Freedom, PA, Steam Into History is a train attraction that chronicles the ride taken by Lincoln, and tells the story of the towns and villages he passed along the way. Riders will also hear about the skirmish at Hanover Junction prior to the Battle of Gettysburg.

The York #17 offers 2 ½ hour round trip excursions from New Freedom, to Hanover Junction PA, Tuesday through Sunday throughout the summer. The Glen Rock Express is designed to give visitors an option of a shorter one hour trip.

There are many special events and excursions that include living historians, musicians and a combination of the two. For additional information or to purchase tickets, please visit our website at

This facility is handicapped accessible.

Contact Information
Address: 2 West Main Street
New Freedom, PA 17349
Phone: 717-942-2370
Phone (Alt): 717-600-6535
Call 717-942-2370 or visit our website at for the schedule of excursions. Open Tuesday-Sunday Daily 9:00 a.m.5:30 p.m. Schedule in the fall varies.
Save 20%
 Present this coupon to receive 20% off a single item at Main Street Station.
Coupon Valid: 4/22/2014 to 4/22/2015
Save $2
Present this coupon to receive $2 off daily trips, Wednesday through Friday to Glen Rock and/or Hanover Junction.  
Coupon Valid: 4/22/2014 to 4/22/2015
Save 10% or 20%
Present this coupon to receive 10% off a ride in the cab  to Glen Rock and 20% off a cab ride to Hanover Junction on the York #17. Must be 18 years or older. Must reserve ahead of time by calling 717-942-2370.
Coupon Valid: 4/22/2014 to 4/22/2015