Dec 01

Capture Picture-Perfect Holiday Moments Next to SeaWorld Orlando’s Life-Size Polar Express Train

by Staff

Picture yourself standing in front of a life-size replica of the locomotive engine from the family favorite holiday film, The Polar Express. At SeaWorld Orlando, you can do just that as the whistle blows and steam descends from above. It’s the perfect place for fun, family holiday photos. Then, jump aboard The POLAR EXPRESS Experience and take an unforgettable train ride to the North Pole to meet Santa himself and plenty of “cool” animals –- polar bears, walruses, beluga whales.

Polar Express Train Fun Facts:

  • The engine measures 24 feet long, 8 feet wide and 11 feet high, and weighs nearly 1,800 pounds

  • It arrived at SeaWorld in 36 individual pieces and took eight theming team members to unpack, assemble and clean

  • The engine is a member of the family of steam locomotives that dominated the rail industry from the start of the 19th century to the middle of the 20th century

Be sure to visit SeaWorld Orlando's Christmas Celebration this holiday season, where the season meets the sea.