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Our Mission Statement

 Our mission is to inspire lifelong learning by providing dynamic educational opportunities through the preservation of railroad objects, engaging exhibits and innovative programs.

Upcoming Events

Stay in-the-know on events coming soon, and check out our calendar for all future events!

Sat 16

Festival of Trees

November 16, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Feb 17

8th Annual Rails & Ales Brewfest

February 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mar 17

The Great Bunny Train

March 17, 2018 - March 25, 2018
To view all our great events, please visit our Events page.

What people are saying ...

“This was a fantastic event! Our kids had a blast and we found it to be very well organized – thanks for a wonderful experience!”

“Best story time in town!”

“Fascinating train display! I highly recommend it for people of all ages!!”

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Now Hiring Volunteer Coordinator

Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator Department: Volunteers Supervisor: Executive Director SUMMARY Works 20 – 30 hours per week with volunteers to recruit, schedule, train, supervise, maintain databases…
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Now Hiring Education Assistant

The National Railroad Museum is now accepting applications for the position of Education Assistant.  SUMMARY: Prepare education department for upcoming educational programs; present edu…
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Help Us Inspire Learning!

As a non-profit organization with an annual attendance of 85,000, we need your support to continue our educational programs and fun-filled events for families year after year!

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