Polar Express Adventure Returns to the Southern Museum on Saturday, Dec. 6 | Southern Museum

The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History is bringing back its popular Polar Express Adventure event this December.

The special holiday event is scheduled from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. The Polar Express Adventure follows the City of Kennesaw’s annual Christmas celebration, parade and tree lighting ceremony.

Upon entering the Museum, attendees will meet a train conductor and a hobo before having the opportunity to create holiday crafts and watch elves make toys in their holiday shop in the Museum’s Glover Machine Works exhibit. They will also be able to meet Santa during the evening. Hot chocolate and light refreshments will be served.

A holiday-themed model train layout will also be on display during the event.

Tickets are still available and can be purchased the night of the event.The museum is offering special pricing for the event. Tickets for adults and seniors are $5, children (4-12) are $3 and infants (3 and under) are free. While attendees can go through most of the event at their leisure, please note that when you purchase your Polar Express Adventure tickets, you will need to select an appointment time to see Santa during the event.

Times you can choose from are as follows:

  • 5:00pm, 5:20pm, 5:40pm, 6:00pm, 6:20pm, 6:40pm, 7:00pm, 7:20pm, 7:40pm, 8:00pm, 8:20pm, and 8:40pm.

For more information, please email email hidden; JavaScript is required or call 770-427-2117 ext. 3058.

Additional details about Polar Express Adventure and other future Museum events are available at facebook.com/southernmuseum or southernmuseum.org.

*Please be aware that Polar Express adventure at the Southern Museum is not an actual train ride. Rather, it is a vignette taking attendees through the story of the Polar Express.

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