Transport Attractions in Ventura

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Goleta
The South Coast Railroad Museum at Goleta Depot is dedicated to the history, technology, and adventure of railroading.
Los Angeles
Explore the evolution of the Automobile and its impact on our culture. Experience the last 100 years of automotive history at our museum and here on our web site. There is always something new to discover for the whole family.
Toluca Lake
We operate our 7" gauge model trains for the general public to ride from 11 am - 3 pm every Sunday (weather permitting). except for the Sunday before Memorial Day and the first Sunday in October. The gate is open from 10:45 am to 3 pm. Train rides be...
Go Kart World
(64 Miles)
Carson
Highly esteemed karting facility with slick rack and super track for older guests and refreshingly a great range of options for the smaller people: Kiddie Track, Bumper Cars and Mini Indy.
Corona
High standard indoor karting for those over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Murrieta
High standard indoor karting for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Palm Springs
Cars depart at least every half hour from 10 a.m., Monday-Friday; 8 a.m. weekends and holiday periods. Last car up is 8 p.m. with the last car down at 9:45 p.m.
San Diego
At 27,000 sq. ft., the museum is the largest indoor model railroad display in the world. The individual HO and N scale layouts are among largest of their type. Construction of the model railroads is accomplished by volunteer club members (approximate...
Felton
See California's towering redwood forests from two historic railroads on your next visit to the San Francisco or Monterey Bay Areas. Travel by steam train up a narrow-gauge track through the Big Trees to Bear Mountain or by beach train down the sceni...
Las Vegas
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Las Vegas
Sun Buggy Fun Rentals is the Ultimate Off-Road Adventures provider in the las Vegas Area. We have something for everyone from heart pounding adrenaline tours, to awe inspiring rides through some of the most picturesq protected desert anywhere in the ...
Redwood City
Welcome to the Golden Gate Railroad Museum (GGRM), a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of steam and passenger railroad equipment, and the interpretation of railroad history in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Boulder City
Only minutes from the glitter and glamour of Las Vegas is a very different kind of fun! Just a short drive from the valley of neon lies another world - Lake Mead and the mighty Hoover Dam. The waters of Lake Mead are home to the beautiful, roomy, com...
Yuma River Tours
(287 Miles)
Yuma
Indian petroglyphs thousands of years old, pioneer cabins, steamboat landings, and old mining towns. These historic sites, still accessible only by river, make a spectacular living museum you simply can't find anywhere else. Standard tour is by jet b...
San Francisco
Explore the city using it's iconic Cable Cars and Street Line, complete with the traditional poles on the outside that braver passengers can ride hanging on to!
San Francisco
Offering a series of local tours and cruises with a variety of destinations and durations to select from to suit. Multi lingual audio tour provided and wildlife spotting on board has included pelicans and sea lions, harbour dolphins and whales.
Suisun City
A rare opportunity to experience California as it was 100 years ago. Take an electric train trip through the peaceful, picturesque Montezuma Hills over the original historic main line of the Sacramento Northern Railway.
Sunoma Traintown
(330 Miles)
Sonoma
Welcome to Sonoma TrainTown ~ "The Most Well-Developed Scale Railroad in the Americas!" Whether you're an over-sophisticated or under-sophisticated train enthusiast, make tracks to Sonoma TrainTown and spend a day in the heart of Wine Country riding ...
Carson City
"Demonstrating the Historic Railroads of Nevada, Featuring the Virginia & Truckee Railroad Collection of Locomotives, Rolling Stock and Artifacts"
Williams
All aboard to Grand Canyon National Park! Book your Grand Canyon Railway reservation online on one of five classes of service on our vintage train from Williams to Grand Canyon National Park. Or, select a hotel package that includes lodging at our ow...
Clarkdale
The Verde Canyon Railroad is often referred to as the finest train ride in Arizona and acclaimed as Arizona's longest-running nature show. The remote wilderness of the Verde Canyon, located west of Sedona and below Jerome, is renowned for its toweri...
Scottsdale
McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, located in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona, is the most unique park of its kind in the country. Take a ride on the Paradise and Pacific Railroad and antique carousel. Visit a variety of shops and museum or play in ...
Skunk Train
(437 Miles)
Fort Bragg
Come Ride The Skunk In Its Natural Habitat. Forty miles of skunk line. Run through majestic Redwood forests, scenic mountain meadows, and over 30 trestles bridging the pristine mountain waters of Northern California.
Heber City
The Heber Valley Railroad is Utah's magnificent steam passenger railroad. It is an historic tourist attraction based in Heber City, Utah. Trains cross the farmlands of the Heber Valley, follow the shore of Deer Creek Lake and descend into a majestic ...
Boise
Scenic train ride along the Payette River, with regular special events and offers involving costumed characters and themed entertainments.
Bend
Whitewater rafting is a healthy and exciting outdoor activity that is especially fun for families. Enjoy a half-day of splashy adventure or make it an entire vacation with one of the 5-day wilderness river getaways. Choose from seven rivers in Oregon...
ABQ Trolley Co
(715 Miles)
Albuquerque
All aboard! Experience the Best of Albuquerque from a completely-custom, uniquely-Albuquerque, open-air trolley. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Nassau County for kids
Santa Fe
Enjoy a Santa Fe Southern Railway day trip, night train, holiday or special events train, rambling along in vintage coaches with family and friends through High Desert scenery. Tours run on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Molalla
One of the first railroads of this size on the west coast, 4 well maintained acres in which to picnic and watch, ride and learn about trains.
Hood River
Enjoy the splendors of the scenic Columbia Gorge while climbing through the spectacular Hood River Valley. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Oregon
Toppenish
The Toppenish railroad depot was built by the Northern Pacific Railway in 1911. For 50 years it served as the transportation center of the community. In 1993 the depot and adjacent freight house were purchased from the Burlington Northern Railroad....
Cripple Creek
A trip on the Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Gauge Railroad, reveals scenic wonders around every curve as century-old steam locomotive transports you back to the gold mining days of Cripple Creek & Victor, Colorado. A treat for railroad and history bu...
Manitou Springs
For over 120 years, the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway has taken passengers to the 14,115 foot summit of Pikes Peak. Open year round, this is one of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Colorado!
Tiny Town
Tiny town was created at the site of the Denver-Leadville stagecoach stop in a scenic mountain canyon southwest of Denver in 1915. That's when moving-company owner George Turner began constructing one-sixth-sized buildings with a turn- of-the-century...
Elbe
Take a scenic train ride through the foothills of Mt Rainier. Pulled by vintage locomotives, passengers on the MRSR are charmed as they pass through forest and meadows, next to clear mountain streams and over tall wooden trestles.
Bremerton
The USS Turner Joy (DD-951), famed Navy destroyer from the Vietnam War, is now maintained and administered by the Bremerton Historic Ships Association. The museum ship and memorial honors not only the men and women of our modern US Navy, but also rec...
Seattle
As part of the tour, visitors will tour the largest building in the world by volume (472,000,000 cubic feet). On the Boeing flight line, visitors will see airplanes in various stages of flight test and manufacture for airline customers around the wor...
Seattle
A treat for kids excited by boats, they can watch the 1884 steam propulsion engines as they turn the paddle wheel and enjoy fun and historical information about Seattle during the Yukon Gold Rush days. They offer themed fun cruises too.
Bayard
Enjoy a covered wagon tour of the Oregon Trail. We also offer tent camping, 3 hour tours of Chimney Rock, relaxing evening cookouts, Country Prime Rib and canoe rentals on the North Platte River. Join us for some of the finest food anywhere.
Carhenge
(1039 Miles)
Alliance
Carhenge, which replicates Stonehenge, consists of the circle of cars, 3 standing trilithons within the circle, the heel stone, slaughter stone, and 2 station stones, and the Aubrey circle, named after Sir John Aubrey who first recognized the earthwo...
Rushmore Tramway
(1074 Miles)
Keystone
Ride up to a beautiful alpine landscape: get off on top to see impressive rock formations, waterfalls, flowers, and panoramic views. Have a cold drink or a bite to eat as you take in the unique view of Mt. Rushmore from this scenic mountain top setti...
Clinton
Showcasing the Route 66 Experience Exhibits, With display Videos, memorabilia and collectibles. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do with kids in Oklahoma
Oklahoma City
Pole Position Raceway is a a brand new indoor go-karting facility. With karts that go up to 45 mph, pool tables and video games. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Oklahoma
Grand Island
Stolley Park Railway's Locomotive #42 is a replica of the Central Pacific's Locomotive No. 3. In those days it was very common to name locomotives and the No. 3 received the name "C.P. Huntington". The Central Pacific was the Railroad Company that st...
Wichita
Our mission is to be the railroad museum of Kansas, dedicated to recording and exhibiting the importance of railroad transportation in the human, agricultural, commercial and industrial heritage of Wichita, Kansas and the Great Plains.
Abilene
Go back in time with an authentic steam locomotive in the Kansas countryside.
Fairbury
Located in one of the state's two intact Rock Island depots, the Rock Island Depot Railroad Museum at 910 Second Street in Fairbury, Nebraska, gives visitors a look at life when trains were the fastest and classiest way to go anywhere, from the billo...
Grapevine
From short jaunts out with Thomas The Tank Engine and the abbreviated Fun Trains trip, to full excursions and seasonal specials. Plus every weekend the train is robbed by bandits, who's kid doesn't want to see that?!
Frisco
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Hockley
Offering free rides to the public 3rd Saturday of every month between March and November.

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Fun places to visit in Ventura with kids

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