Enchanted Railroad

All aboard the Enchanted Railroad!

Take a light-hearted look at Descanso Gardens from a 1/8th replica of a diesel train. The Enchanted Railroad is a Descanso icon, delighting young and old who climb aboard. The railroad travels a section of the Gardens near the Promenade. 

The Enchanted Railroad operates from 10 am to noon Tuesdays & Fridays; and Saturdays & Sundays from 10 am to 4 pm. Tickets are $3 each or $25 for a book of 10 rides. Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Center. Riders must be at least 30 inches tall and able to sit on their own. Note: The Enchanted Railroad will operate from noon to 3 pm Thursday, April 17, and 10 am to 3 pm Friday, April 18, in addition to its regular schedule.

All schedules are subject to weather and availability; please call ahead to see if the train is running at (818) 949-4200.

(Photo: Martha Benedict)