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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!

Oct 14
Nov 16

Festival of Trees

November 16 @ 9:00 am - December 31 @ 5:00 pm
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!!”

The National Railroad Museum Blog

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

Bikes & Beers – August 24th

On Thursday, August 24, the Museum will be open after hours from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Those that bicycle to the Museum receive free admission! A cash bar will be onsite for …
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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!