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  • Travel Opportunities 

    Catch a train to exciting destinations across the United States and Canada. The Premier Train is certified and approved to be carried behind Amtrak and VIA…

    • General Tour Information 

      The Premier Train has no set hours or routes. It travels on custom trips designed for leisure travel and business functions. Each trip is specially arranged to…

    • Reservations 

      Check back soon for reservation information.

    • Sample Menu 

      Dining by rail was a memorable experience for those fortunate enough to have ridden America’s great passenger trains during their heyday. Efficient, white…

    • Destinations 

      Shop Chicago’s Miracle Mile, take in a Broadway show on the Great White Way, tuck into a bowl of steaming hot jambalaya in the Big Easy or zip to the top of…

    • Prices 

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    • Schedules & Rates 

      With no set hours or routes, The Premier Train is completely customizable to your travel needs. Thanks to linkup privileges with Amtrak and VIA Rail in Canada,…

    • Passage Agreement 

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    • Special Offers 

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  • The Premier Train 

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    • Catalpa Falls 

      Getting there is twice the fun on the Catalpa Falls, our premier dining and lounge car. This fully restored mid-century modern beauty offers plush seating and…

      • Design & Specs 

        The look of the Catalpa Falls reflects the “Fleet of Modernism” that designer Raymond Loewy envisioned. The exterior’s striking paint scheme featuring…

      • History 

        History – Buoyed by postwar optimism, the Catalpa Falls was part of a million order for 214 new cars announced by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1945. The…

      • Photo Gallery 

        Please go to the Renovations Section for the latest images of the Catalpa Falls

      • Renovations 

        The Catalpa Falls is currently undergoing renovation at the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad in Cumberland, Maryland. The renovation is expected to be complete…

    • Baggage Car 9312 

      Settle in, spread out, and pack as heavy as you like. Private rail travel affords the opportunity to bring along anything and everything that makes your trip…

      • Design & Specs 

        Check back soon for design and specs information on Baggage Car 9312.

      • History 

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      • Photo Gallery 

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      • Renovations 

        The Baggage Car is currently undergoing renovation at the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad in Cumberland, Maryland. The renovation is expected to be complete…

    • Chippewa Creek 

      Part of the original postwar “Creek Series” of cars from Pullman-Standard, the Chippewa Creek is the only surviving car of its design, which features…

      • Design & Specs 

        The look of the Chippewa Creek reflects the “Fleet of Modernism” that designer Raymond Loewy envisioned. The exterior’s striking paint scheme featuring…

      • History 

        Buoyed by postwar optimism, the Chippewa Creek was part of a million order for 214 new cars announced by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1945. Its consist,…

      • Photo Gallery 

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      • Renovations 

        The Chippewa Creek is currently undergoing renovation at the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad in Cumberland, Maryland. The renovation is expected to be…

    • MHC 801418 

      The Material Handling Car is currently under renovation for use as an electrical generator car, for those times when the Premier Train is not pulled by freight…

      • Design & Specs 

        Check back soon for info on the design and specs of train car MHS 801418.

      • History 

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      • Current Activity 

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    • Technical References 

      Check back soon for Technical References on the My Broadway Limited.  

  • Riding The Rails 

    The rails have a long history of premier luxury service. In fact, it was a train company that originated the “red carpet,” by rolling one out for their…

    • Fine Dining 

      Back in the heyday of luxury train service, passengers eagerly looked forward for five-star meals, served on fine china and white linen. Today your options on…

    • Value 

      Private rail travel on the Premier Train provides an escape like no other. Step aboard to the sounds of the Glenn Miller Orchestra playing the “Chattanooga…

    • Accommodations 

      Great care has been taken to fully restore the train cars to their original historic splendor, yet modern conveniences have been subtly incorporated, so…

    • Dining and Lounge Cars 

      From the late 1800s to the 1930s, private rail cars were the vehicle of choice for bankers, railroad barons and other wealthy Americans. Like five-star hotels…

  • About The Catalpa Falls Group 

    The Catalpa Falls group provides luxury private railcar charters throughout North America by restoring 1948-vintage Pullman cars originally built for the…

    • Members & Management 

      Bob Andrews George Payne Gracia Roslow

      • Bob Andrews 

        Not many people have managed to make successful careers from such disparate interests as industrial fire fighting, police dog training, political campaign…

      • George Payne 

        A veteran of the railroad business, George Payne and his wife Marcia have owned the Catalpa Falls car longer than the Pennsylvania Railroad did. Train…

      • Gracia Rosslow 

        Gracia Roslow - Chief Financial Officer

    • About the Broadway Limited 

      The Broadway Limited was the Pennsylvania Railroad’s premier passenger train, operating one train daily in either direction between New York (or Washington,…

    • Staff 

      Our Leadership Team: Bob Andrews George Payne Gracia Roslow

    • Project Vision 

      Take a sentimental journey to the year 1948, when rail travel was king. Sleek, smooth and luxurious, the blue-ribbon fleets of the Pennsylvania Railroad…

    • FAQs 

      How many private rail cars are in existence? About 150 private rail cars are certified to run in the U.S. That means they have passed rigorous inspection…

    • Our History 

      The Catalpa Falls Group was founded in 2003 by Robert C. Andrews, Jr., President of the Bob Andrews Group, a holding company based in San Antonio, TX, offering…

    • Who We Are 

      Nearly a century ago, Mrs. August Belmont Jr., grand dame of New York’s banking dynasty said “Traveling by a private car is not an acquired taste. One…