Strasburg, Pennsylvania begins at the Red Caboose Motel & Restaurant. Whether you're staying overnight in a caboose or just passing through there is something for you at the Red Caboose.

We are closed for the season. Please join us beginning March 2, 2018 to experience all of the great things The Red Caboose has to offer!


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FREE Movies in the barn

Catch a flick on the big screen that's family friendly and fun! Enjoy the breeze and relax with our brand new 18 foot screen and surround sound! Popcorn, ice cream and drinks are available for purchase to complete the experience during the summer.

Closed for the season.

The Red Caboose eXpress

Take a ride on our brand new trackless train! Enjoy a full property tour and learn about the history and happenings at The Caboose.

Closed for the season.

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We absolutely love treating our guests to unique and special experiences that they will remember for a lifetime.

Thank you for an amazing season of entertainment!

The 2018 Summer Entertainment Series will be announced in February, 2018. Check back for updates!

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nickelodeon player PIANO

Bringing back one of the highlights of The Red Caboose property in days gone by, the nickelodeon player piano on the front porch is a must-see!

Closed for the season.

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You haven't lived until you've seen Amish Country from the back of an authentic Amish buggy. Hosts Caleb, John, Rachael and Aaron take guests on guided tours lasting from 25-80 minutes, exploring the many facets of Amish life. Located under the pavilion by the railroad tracks in front of the main building.

Closed for the season.


Interact with our happy herd of adorable animals at the petting zoo. Our current crew includes a potbelly pig, American Alpaca, long-eared goat and several chickens.

Open dawn 'till dusk

Animal feed available for purchase


Been a while since you've dropped a few quarters into an arcade game? Relive your youth and show your kids that there was life before PlayStation. Located in the main lobby. 

Closed for the season.

Change machine available


Climb to the top of our 50' silo for a spectacular unobstructed view of the surrounding farm land, the Strasburg Rail Road and, of course, the Red Caboose Motel. New in 2016, a silo roof to keep guests dry and in the shade while sightseeing.

Open dawn 'till dusk

Admission by donation


For a complete listing of things to do in Lancaster County, visit Discover Lancaster.