Events for the year

There are new things to see and do in the Discovery Centre.

Check out the new 4-person hand cart.

The train simulator experience in the Station museum has been updated.

School Tours are available, please see below. There is a new online-form for booking.


You can now choose ant date until the end of the season to book your ride.

June 29, 2019 First Responders Day

Saturday, June 29th, we are saluting all First Responders with a special day.

We will have the Surrey Firefighters Pipe & Drum band help us honour members of Surrey Fire Hall #8 on behalf of all First Responders. Presentations at 11am.

All identified First Responders receive a complimentary train excursion and Discover Centre Tour. Others accompanying First Responders receive a complimentary Discover Centre Tour.

Our regular Sullivan Excursion train trips continue at the regular times all day and this complimentary ride is valid for all trains that day.

Please note the last Discovery Tour starts at 3:10pm just after the last train departs. There is not a tour available for passengers arriving back at Cloverdale from the 3:00pm train. If you wish to board the 3pm train and take the tour, please take one of the earlier tours.

There will be antiques fire engine and ambulance and at least one police vehicle on site for viewing.

You can book tickets from our Ticket Information page.

2019 season

Get tickets to ride the Interurban on the weekend Sullivan Excursion. Online ordering of tickets. Book tickets up to six weeks ahead one our regular Interurban ride. Book tickets for the Discovery Centre tours as well.

You can choose the day (Saturday or Sunday) and the start time from the 5 trains each day. Please bring your booking order to the Ticket booth to receive your Boarding Pass.

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before departure time to ensure boarding.

Note: we are closed on Holiday Mondays.

You can book tickets from our Ticket Information page.

School Visits

Through discussion with the FVHRS visits can be tailored to fit a particular lesson or unit on some aspect of public rail transportation that is centered on the BCER, or rail safety in general.

Please see the SCHOOL VISITS page for more information and the Filed Trip reservation form.

Past Events of note

A juried exhibition based on the BC Electric Railway, including: Surrey’s Heritage Railway Experience, equipment, tracks, right of way people or historical references in some fashion. Sponsored by the Fraser Valley Heritage Railway Society and the Arts Council of Surrey.

Winners were announced at the Awards reception at the Newton Cultural Centre on September 18, 2018.

Please see the Paint The Train page for the winners, pictures of the reception and the Exhibition tour details.