“Trains, Trains and More Trains!”
The kid in all of us can enjoy a day exploring trains with musicians, model trains, and dress-up, craft and photo stations at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.
“It’s a fun easy way to learn about history and the park,” Benita Duling, director of Educational Activities at the park, said of National Junior Ranger Day. “Kids will be looking at the impact of trains on the development of Atlanta, the Battle of Kennesaw and expansion of our country. So we’ll be looking locally, regionally and nationally.”
Children will be given railroad tickets when they come in and they will “travel” throughout the building, inside and out. The tickets will get punched at the various stations. After kids have visited each station, they will bring their tickets back to the “depot” for treats.
“We keep the train motif alive and keep