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Board to Death (1962): It is the height of the cold war and the reigning chess champions from the United States and the Soviet Union are about to meet for the World Chess Championship. What will happen? Who wins and who will be lost?

Our Evening Paradise/Murder Mystery trains depart from Cumberland to a scenic location along the Great Allegheny Passage. Dining Class guests enjoy a 3-course meal consisting of soup or salad, choice of entrée, and a signature dessert of Chef’s choice.


Murder Mystery shows are designed for an adult audience and may contain some mild adult humor. No child fares or menus are provided. Children may ride for the adult fare at parents' discretion.


Boarding begins at 5:30pm; train departs at 6:00pm. This 2-1/2 hour


2017 trip dates:


January 21 & 28, March 11 & 25, April 8 & 22, May 20 & 22, June 3 & 17, July 15 & 29, August 12 & 26, September 9 & 30, October 7, 8, 14 & 21, November 4 & 5




$116.60 per person (plus taxes & fee's).

$5 per person surcharge during October (plus taxes & fee's)


Murder Mystery Trains


Number of Passengers

Please choose a first and second

date for your Murder Mystery adventure:

First Choice

Second Choice


Class of Service


Please enter your meal selections from the list below,

if booking First Class seating with meals:


Meal Options



B&O Crab Cake


Chicken Fricassee


Fillet Mignon


Virginia Baked Ham

All meals will come with a mixed baby greens salad and bread/rolls. Lemonade, Iced Tea (Sweetened and Unsweetened), Coffee, (Hot) Tea and Water will be available with the meal. A Cash bar featuring soda, beer and wine will also be available for purchases on board the train.

By submitting this reservation request, you will be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Western Maryland Scenic Railroad and RailsNW.


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Be sure to book early, especially for Fall Foliage trips, which tend to book up early.


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