Holidays On The Rails

Holidays On The Rails December 12-14, 2023 Holidays On The Rails is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the holidays at the National Railroad Museum. This special event will be held December 12-14, 2023. The festive event is geared to children primarily in preschool through Grade 2, but children and adults of all ages are welcome […]

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Railroading Merit Badge

Railroading Merit Badge Realizing the importance of railroads in America, the Boy Scouts introduced the Railroading Merit Badge in 1952. Railroads still play a vital role in our nation, as nearly 40 percent of all U.S. freight travels by train (truck rank second at less than 30 percent). In Wal-Mart stores, for example, 90 percent of the merchandise was on a train for […]

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Community Partners Program

Community Partners Program The Community Partners Program offers numerous ways in which your company or organization can sponsor or support programs, events, exhibits and projects. In turn, the Museum offers many benefits to recognize, engage and appreciate your partnership as well as help to promote the good your organization does for the community. We invite […]

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Memorial Giving

Memorial Giving Your memories can last forever by becoming a part of the railroad legacy and the National Railroad Museum. So many people’s lives have been positively impacted by the railroad industry, the Museum, the history of railroads, or just a love of trains. The National Railroad Museum offers multiple opportunities to recognize, memorialize, or […]

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Corporate Memberships

Corporate Memberships Our Corporate Membership program provides an opportunity for businesses of all sizes to be part of our National Railroad Museum family, while enjoying benefits year-round. Despite our national designation, the National Railroad Museum doesn’t receive any government funding – we rely on support from admissions, memberships, sponsorships and grants to sustain our educational […]

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Donate

Donate The National Railroad Museum is proud of its mission, which is to inspire lifelong learning by providing dynamic educational opportunities through the preservation of railroad objects, engaging exhibits and innovative programs. In addition to outstanding educational programs for all ages, the Museum partners with many area schools to provide programs for individuals with special […]

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Support

About the Museum Our Mission The National Railroad Museum inspires lifelong learning by providing dynamic educational opportunities through the preservation of railroad objects, engaging exhibits, and innovative programs. Our History Established in 1956 by several local businessmen, the National Railroad Museum began as a Steam Locomotive Committee aimed at preserving a favorite steam locomotive and […]

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Children’s Birthday Parties

Children’s Birthday Parties Are you looking for a children’s birthday party venue? Look no further than the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay! With two onsite options, children and their friends and family members are sure to enjoy celebrating at the Museum. Celebrate next to a vintage Ahnapee & Western caboose in the Lenfestey Center’s […]

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Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees November 16 – December 31, 2023 The Festival of Trees, featuring dozens of uniquely decorated trees prominently displayed among our historic locomotives and exhibits, enchants more than 20,000 visitors each holiday season. Our next Festival of Trees runs from November 16 through December 31, 2023. We are grateful for all of the […]

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The Great Pumpkin Train

October 14 & 21, 2023 Join us on Saturday, October 14, or Saturday, October 21, 2023 for a family-friendly, fun-filled day celebrating all things fall. Tickets will go on sale in the summer. Each admission to The Great Pumpkin Train includes a train ride to the pumpkin patch, where you can find your own pumpkin […]

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