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Texas Heritage Trails Program

Palestine, TX: THE GREAT RACE ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST


November 9, 2019 - 2:00pm

The Big Boy will be rolling down the tracks and stopping in Palestine on November 9th at 2:00 pm. Weighing in at 1.2 million pounds and 132 feet long, the Big Boy No. 4014 was delivered to Union Pacific in December 1941. With 1,031,205 miles in its 20 years in service, don’t miss out on seeing this incredible steam locomotive!

Saturday, November 9
Palestine, Texas
West Spring St. & Tennessee Ave. Arrival 2:00 p.m. CT
Sunday, November 10
Palestine, Texas
West Spring St. & Tennessee Ave. Depart 8:00 a.m. CT

Location

  • Union Pacific Railroad Tracks
  • West Spring St & Tennessee Ave
  • Palestine, TX, Texas
  • 75801

Contact

  • Contact:
    Palestine Visitor Center
  • Phone:
    903-723-3014
  • Visit Website

Fees

  • Free