Thomas the Tank Engine returning to Railway Museum

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Tickets on sale online and by phone

By The Staff

Thomas the Tank Engine is coming to the Kentucky Railway Museum in New Haven.

The appearances are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 6, 7, 13 and 14.

Thomas, the beloved and courageous storybook engine, is set to roll into Kentucky Railway Museum for the Day Out With Thomas 2009: The Hero of the Rails Tour, presented by HIT Entertainment, a worldwide leader in children’s entertainment, and sponsored by The LEGO Group.

This event offers preschoolers and their families the opportunity to take a ride with a 15-ton replica of Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular Thomas & Friends series. Children will ride along with their favorite hero on his latest adventure.

The tour, now in its 14th year, will make stops in more than 40 U.S. cities and is expected to welcome more than 1 million passengers in 2009. The museum is at 136 S. Main St. in New Haven.  

Tickets are available by calling Ticketweb toll-free at (866) 468-7630 or by visiting www.ticketweb.com/ thomas or www.kyrail. org. Ticket prices are $18 plus tax for ages 2 and older. Service charges and fees may apply.