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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!

Feb 17

8th Annual Rails & Ales Brewfest

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

The Great Bunny Train

March 17 - March 25
Jun 13

Day Out With Thomas™

June 13 - June 17
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!

Now Hiring Sales Associate

We are now hiring for the position of Sales Associate. This is a 40 hour per week position. SUMMARY Conducts the daily operations of the gift shop sales/visitor services area; provides a high level of…
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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!