An era when elegant dining cars offered a place to enjoy relaxed conversation, fine cuisine and gracious service against a backdrop of ever-changing scenery. Board "My Old Kentucky Dinner Train" and experience it for yourself.
Exquisite Cuisine-Outstanding Service The tantalizing aroma of herbs and spices fills the air as your gourmet meal is presented on fine china. You'll savor every bite, all prepared right on board in our completely modern kitchen car. The menu includes beef, seafood, poultry and vegetarian dishes, plus a selection of deliciously tempting desserts.
Dine in 1940s Dining Cars The 1940s dining cars have been restored to their original beauty, complete with gleaming brass light fixtures and a polished mahogany interior. Our service staff will ensure that you feel the warmth of true Kentucky hospitality.
Visit our Historic Train Station's Depot The Depot, our pre-Civil War train station is listed on the national Historic Register. Come early and enjoy cocktails at the Depot bar or browse through our gift shop filled with train souvenirs and memorabilia.
In the tranquil beauty of historic Bardstown, America's love affair with trains continues. You can still ride the rails aboard vintage train cars pulled by a restored L&N steam locomotive, or you can relax and dine aboard a completely restored luxurious 1940s dining car as it winds its way through the beautiful countryside.
Bardstown also has much to offer outside of trains. The original "My Old Kentucky" Home, bourbon distilleries, the state's largest Civil War museum, horse drawn carriage rides, wonderful B&Bs, historic homes, Stephen Fosters-The Musical, the famous Gethsemane monastery and other religious attractions are just a few. So if you are looking for the ultimate getaway for the ultimate train lover--visit historic Bardstown, where history comes alive every day of the year.