Steamin' Days


May 6, 2018 to Nov 24, 2018
12:30 PM until 04:30 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the first Sunday of May, June, July, August, September, October and November.


Visitors can tour the Auburn Heights mansion, the Marshall Steam Museum and ride on the 1/8-size Auburn Valley Railroad. You can also hop aboard gas, electric and steam-powered antique automobiles. There will be new themes, activities and exhibits each month.

July 1 - Map it Out: Learn all about the maps, navigation and road trips of the past through activities and a scavenger hunt.

August 5 -  What will you Invent?: Test out your engineering skills when you build your own car, boat or train out of recycled materials.

Sept. 2 - Building Bridges: Learn bridges of all shapes and sizes before creating a bridge to take home.

October 7 - Trying Tools: Learn about the unique tools used on automobiles and railroads, and try some out yourself.

October 28 - Steamin’ Halloween: Enjoy a “spooky” day that includes costumes and candy.

Nov. 4 - Music of the Road: Discover the sounds of cars, trains, different horns and whistles and other sounds of the road.

Nov. 24 - Steamin’ Thanksgiving




View map Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights Preserve
3000 Creek Rd.
Yorklyn, DE

Additional Information





Contact name

Michelle Nowling

Contact email



Free Event?:

FREE with admission

Approximate Cost Range Per Person:

$6-$10 per person,$11-$19 per person


No registration needed


All Ages/Families

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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