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Gulf Coast Chapter - NRHS
Texas State Railroad Ride & Shop Tour
Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019

Reservation Deadline: July 16 Chapter Meeting
To make your reservations, select the ticket type below. You can add additional tickets after clicking "Add to Cart". Use the "Continue Shopping" link on the PayPal Cart page to return here and add child tickets.

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You will receive a confirmation by email within 48 hours of making your reservation. Print your confirmation; it will serve as your proof of purchase. No other tickets will be sent to you.
Gulf Coast Chapter NRHS members and families are invited to a Texas State Railroad group trip and shop tour on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. This is a "Steam Week" for TSRR and our round trip between Rusk and Palestine is scheduled to be powered by one of the railroad's steam locomotives.

The fare is $67 per person ($47 child age 2-12) and includes:

- Deluxe Coach ticket to ride from Rusk to Palestine and return;
- Tour of TSRR Rusk shop facility.

The train will depart Rusk at 11 a.m. and return at 3 p.m. As usual, the schedule and motive power are subject to change. Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase on board from the concession car, and the Mailcar Cafe will be open for lunch at the Palestine station.

Please make note of the following very important information:

Transportation to Rusk and related expenses are not included; passengers must make their own arrangements for travel to TSRR's Rusk station.

Reservation deadline is Tuesday, July 16.  Payment must be made in full at time reservation is made.

Use the PayPal "Add to Cart" function at left to make your reservations. You do not need a PayPal account to pay by credit or debit card.
You will select the number of tickets you need at checkout.

Payment via PayPal is preferred, however, you may pay by check if desired. Click here to download the hardcopy ticket order form PDF. Checks must be received no later than July 16. Make your check payable to Gulf Coast Chapter NRHS and mail it with your ticket order form to P.O. Box 457, Houston TX 77001-0457. You can also pay by check at the June or July chapter meeting. Be sure to complete a ticket order form if you pay by check.

Scroll down for related web links and to review the Terms & Conditions.

We look forward to welcoming you aboard!

Questions or comments?: Send an email to info@gulfcoastnrhs.org or call 281-468-3276.

Click the image below to visit the Texas State Railroad website.

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Terms & Conditions

Event: Texas State Railroad Ride and Shop Tour, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019

By making a paid reservation and/or boarding the conveyances provided, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
1. All fares must be paid in full when reservation is placed.

2. If the event is cancelled by Gulf Coast Chapter - National Railway Historical Society, Inc., (hereafter the Sponsor), refund of the fare paid will be made subject to the terms of paragraph 5 below. Otherwise, due to the financial commitments required to operate the trip, requests for individual refunds will not be considered.

3. The Sponsor shall not be held responsible or liable in any way for damage, injury or loss to person, property or otherwise in connection with the proposed event. The Sponsor acts only in the capacity of agent for participants in all matters pertaining to transportation and services, and assumes no liability for any injury, damages, loss, accident or irregularity occasioned by vehicle defects, defaults of carriers or their personnel, any additional expense due to delays, motive power failure, change in service, illness, weather, strikes, quarantine, war or other causes.

4. Although the scheduled activities, transportation services and equipment provided for the event are expected to be as represented by the Sponsor, the Sponsor has no control over provision of same and cannot guarantee that specific activities, transportation services and equipment will be available for the event.

5. The Sponsor reserves the right to cancel the event without advance notice. In such case, the Sponsor’s liability shall be limited solely to the event fare paid. Handling charges (if any have been collected) will not be reimbursed. The Sponsor reserves the right to change routes, transportation services, equipment, departure or destination points or times, schedules or any other aspect of the event as necessary without advance notice, and such changes shall not be subject to refund. The event will operate rain or shine.

5. The Sponsor welcomes the participation of the disabled and those with special needs, but it should be noted that the Sponsor has no control over access to transportation equipment or other facilities provided by third parties during the event.

6. While the event is open to all ages, it may not be appropriate for younger children. All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times during the event.

Gulf Coast Chapter - National Railway Historical Society, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational organization incorporated under the laws of the State of Texas.

Photos by Vincent Walker.

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