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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 24

Day Out With Thomas

June 21 - June 25
Oct 14


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!!”

The National Railroad Museum Blog

Stay up to date with the latest news and highlights from the museum!

Now Hiring Restoration Specialist

The National Railroad Musem is now accepting applications for the exciting position of Restoration Specialist.  SUMMARY Conducts restoration work on rolling stock and buildings; maintains st…
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Now Hiring Weekend and Events Custodian

A new position of Weekend and Events Custodian has become available! This is a part-time position working 16 hours per week. SUMMARY Maintains the cleanliness of the Museum buildings and grounds; assi…
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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!

Day Out With Thomas going on now through June 25th!Get Tickets