Horseshoe Curve

Riding the Rails
Altoona, PA - Saturday, July 6, 2019

Amtrak Train Fare
Railroaders Memorial Museum
Horseshoe Curve
Boyer Candy
Benzel's Pretzel Outlet

Railroaders Memorial Museum - The Railroaders Memorial Museum is dedicated to revealing, interpreting, commemorating and celebrating the significant contributions of Railroaders and their families to American life and industry. The Altoona Pennsylvania Railroad’s contribution to the nation’s transportation infrastructure, and to production standardization, marks it as one of the most important contributors to America’s industrial revolution.

Horseshoe Curve - Experience the challenge the Pennsylvania Railroad workers overcame by completing rail tracks through this rough terrain. Once you have arrived at the Horseshoe Curve, enjoy one of the World’s most incredible engineering feats. Ride the Funicular or walk 194 beautiful landscaped steps to the tracks for a front seat view.

Boyer’s Candy - Shoppers will find great discounts on the famous Mallo Cups and also Smoothies, Peanut Butter Cups and the newest item Chocolate Peanut Butter Covered Pretzels. You can purchase chocolate and other ingredients for candy- making, and gifts. Visitors to this charming store will be happy to know that it ships its unique goods anywhere.

Benzel's Pretzel Outlet - Sample a variety of pretzels baked fresh daily on the premises.  Treat yourself or take home gifts for family and friends.  There is more to tempt your taste buds than pretzels.  A wide selection of candy and snacks is represented here as well as an extensive selection of gift tins, baskets, and novelty items.

Boyer's Candy
Horseshoe Curve
Railroaders Memorial Museum, Altoona, PA
Pick-up Locations

Franklin Village Mall, Lower Lot

Giant Eagle Plaza

New Kensington
Giant Eagle Plaza

Target Parking Lot

Amtrak Station

Click HERE to view a map of the motorcoach pickup locations

Visual Verification Image
* Required
Space is not guaranteed until confirmed by a return phone call or email. -- Thank you

Monday - Friday    9AM-6PM
Saturday     9AM-2 PM
Sunday     Resting
Toll Free: 1-800-473-1551
Local: 724-337-9000
Fax: 724-337-9341
763 Carl Avenue
New Kensington, PA 15068
Thomas Tours Inc., New Kensington, Pennsylvania, operating as a travel broker under P.U.C. rights # A-00108958, acts solely in the capacity of an agent in behalf of its suppliers in arranging for transportation, lodging, sight-seeing, and any other services, and as such is not responsible for any damage, loss, delay, injury, or accident due to any act or default on the part of any company or person engaged in any other services which are part of any tour. Thomas Tours Inc. expressly reserves the right to withdraw any tour, or to make any change in the tour, with or without notice, that may become necessary, including substitution of accommodations or transportation. No carrier with whom transportation shall be arranged in connection with the tour shall have or incur any responsibility or liability to any person taking this tour except its liability as a common contract carrier.