Ticket sales begin for The Joliet Rocket

For the first time in over 40 years, a steam locomotive and special passenger train will operate arrive from Joliet, Illinois and arrive at downtown Chicago’s LaSalle Street Station, hosting visitors from the region and tourists from around the country.

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Why 765

October 28th is “Engine No. 765 Day” in Fort Wayne and Allen County. Why, you ask? Climb aboard and we’ll show you.  

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Listen for the Whistle: Now Available

From a city park in Fort Wayne, Indiana to the world-famous Horseshoe Curve, ride along with the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society and its incredible time machine as it inspires and educates thousands throughout the Midwest. Created from over 4,000 hours of footage from 42 years of railroad preservation, LISTEN...

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Travel Refreshed

To celebrate the upcoming release of Listen for the Whistle, we’re premiering Travel Refreshed, a special short film that brings a classic, vintage advertisement to life with the power of the 765. Travel Refreshed represents an era when the railroad was the country’s icon of industry and innovation; ubiquitous in...

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