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The Virginia Autumn Special

North Carolina Transportation Museum
411 S. Salisbury Ave. Spencer, NC 28159
Phone: 704-636-2889
Departing Spencer at 7 a.m., Sunday's "Virginia Autumn Special" will offer a second passenger pick-up at the Greensboro Amtrak Station at 8 a.m. Passengers will experiences beautiful views of the Piedmont and rolling hills of the Carolinas and the western part of Central Virginia. Views of the Dan, Roanoke and James Rivers will be seen as the train crosses above. The train will even pass by Schuyler, the mountain town fictionalized in the television show "The Waltons." At noon, the "Virginia Autumn Special" will arrive in Charlottesville. Here, travelers will have three hours to explore the historic downtown area. A short walk takes you to the Charlottesville Historic Downtown Mall, considered one of the most beautiful and successful pedestrian malls in the nation. Shopping and dining can be found in boutiques, specialty wine, coffee and tea shops and outdoor dining spots. Tourist Class, $160/person Deluxe Coach, $195/person First Class, $270/person Dome, $299/person
Information & Amenities
Admission:More than $50
Age Range:All Ages
Facility Amenities:Parking on site
Type:Historical, Tours & Sightseeing
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