List of Tourist Railroads & Museums in the United States

General discussion related to all railroad clubs, museums, tourist and scenic lines. Generally this covers museums with static displays, museums that operate excursions, scenic lines that have museums, and so on. Check out the Tourist Railway Association (TRAIN) for more information.

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List of Tourist Railroads & Museums in the United States

Postby Christian S. » Sat Jan 01, 2005 11:14 am

Abilene & Smokey Valley Railroad
Abilene, KS

Ashtabula, Carson & Jefferson Scenic Line Railway
Jefferson Ohio

Adirondack Scenic Railroad
Old Forge, NY

Adrian & Blissfield Railroad
Blissfield, MI

Alder Gulch Shortline Railroad
Virginia City, MT

Anacortes Train & Rail
Anacortes, WA

Arcade & Attica Railroad
Arcade, NY

Arkansas Missouri Railroad
Springdale, AR

Austin Steam Train Association
Austin, TX

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum
Baltimore, MD

Baltimore Streetcar Museum
Baltimore, MD

Battle Ground, Yacolt & Chelatchie Prairie Railroad
Battle Ground, WA

Bellefonte Historical Railroad
Bellefonte, PA

Belton, Grandview & Kansas City Railroad
Belton, MO

Berkshire Scenic Railway
Lenox, MA

Big South Fork Scenic Railway
Stearns, KY

Black Hills Central Railroad
Hill City, SD

Black River & Western Railroad
Flemington-Ringoes, NJ

Bluegrass Railroad Museum
Versailles, KY

Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
Blue Ridge, GA

Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
Boone, IO

Boothbay Railway Village
Boothbay, ME

Branson Scenic Railway
Branson, MO

Caboose Motel & Model Railroad Museum
Strasburg, Pennsylvania

California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Camp Five Museum Foundation, Inc.
Laona, WI

Cape Cod Central Railroad
Hyannis, MA

Cape May Seashore Lines
Cape May, NJ

Carthage Knightstown & Shirley Railroad
Knightstown, IN

Cass Scenic Railroad
Cass, WV

Catskill Mountain Railroad
Mt. Pleasant, NY

Charlotte Trolley
Charlotte, NC

Chehalis-Centralia Railroad Association
Chehalis, WA

CoeRail Family Train
Walled Lake, MI

Connecticut Trolley Museum
East Windsor, CT

Conway Scenic Railroad
North Conway, NH

Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad
Cooperstown, NY

Coopersville & Marne Railroad
Coopersville, MI

Cripple Creek & Victor Railroad
Cripple Creek, CO

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Chama, NM/ Antonito, CO

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
Independence, OH

Delaware River Railroad
Phillipsburg, NJ

Delaware & Ulster Railride
Arkville, NY

Durango & Silverton Railroad
Durango, CO

Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad
(Durbin Rocket/ Cheat Mtn. Salamander/ New Tygart Flyer)
Durbin/ Cheat Bridge/ Belington-Elkins, WV

Eagle Cap Excursion Train
Enterprise, OR

East Broad Top Railroad
Rockhill Furnace, PA

East Penn Scenic Railroad
Kutztown, PA

East Troy Electric Railroad
Troy, WI

Edaville USA
Carver, MA

Electric City Trolley Museum
Scranton, Pennsylvania

Essex Steam Train
Essex, CT

Eureka Springs & North Arkansas Railway
Eureka Springs, AR

Fillmore & Western Railway
Fillmore, CA

Florida Gulf Coast Railroad Museum
Parrish, FL

Fort Collins Municipal Railway
Fort Collins, CO

Fort Smith Trolley Museum
Fort Smith, AR

Fox River Trolley Museum
South Elgin, IL

Fremont & Elkhorn Valley Railroad
Fremont, NE

French Lick, West Baden & Southern Railway
French Lick, IN

Friends of Bedford Depot Park, Inc.
Bedford, Massachusetts

Georgetown Loop Railroad
Silver Plume, CO

Grand Canyon Railway
Williams, AZ

Grapevine Vintage Railroad (Tarantula Train)
Grapevine, TX

Great Smokey Mountains Railroad
Dillsboro, NC

Green Mountain Railroad
Bellows Falls-Burlington-White River Jct., VT

Hardin Southern Railroad
Hardin, KY

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum
Calera, AL

Heber Valley Railroad
Heber City, UT

Heritage Express Trolley
(Canadian County Historical Museum)
El Reno, OK

Hobo Railroad/ Winnepesaukee Scenic Railroad
Lincoln/ Meredith & Weirs Beach, NH

Hocking Valley Scenic Railway
Nelsonville, OH

Huckleberry Railroad
Flint, MI ... ilroad.htm

Illinois Railway Museum
Union, IL

Indiana Transportation Museum
Noblesville, IN

Inland Lakes Railway
Mt. Dora, FL

Kentucky Railway Museum
New Haven, KY

Kiski Junction Railroad
Schenley, PA

Knox & Kane Railroad
Kane, PA

Lake Central Rail Tours
Corunna, MI

Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad
Duluth, MN

Lake Whatcom Railway
Wickersham, WA

Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad
Leadville, CO

Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway
Jim Thorpe, PA

Little River Railroad
Coldwater-Quincy, MI

Lookout Mountain Incline Railway
Chattanooga, TN

Lorain & West Virginia Railway
Wellington, OH

Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad
Portland, ME

Manitou & Pike's Peak Railway
Manitou Springs, CO

Medina Railroad Museum
Medina, NY

Michigan Transit Museum
Mount Clemens, MI

Mid-Continent Railway Museum
North Freedom, WI

Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad
Middletown, PA

Midland Railway
Baldwin City, KS

Minerva Scenic Railway
Minerva, OH

Minnesota Streetcar Museum
Minneapolis, MN and Excelsior, MN

Minnesota Transportation Museum (Osceola & St. Croix Valley Ry)
St. Paul, MN and Osceola, WI

Monon Connection Museum and Whistle Stop Restaurant
Monon, Indiana

Monticello Railway Museum
Monticello, IL

Mount Hood Railroad
Hood River, OR

Mount Ranier Scenic Railroad
Elbe, WA

Mt. Washington Cog Railway
Bretton Woods, NH

Napa Valley Wine Train
Napa, CA

National Capital Trolley Museum
Colesville, MD

Naugatuck Railroad/Railroad Museum of New England
Thomaston, CT

Nevada Northern Railway Museum
Ely, NV

New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
New Hope, PA

New Hope Valley Railway (North Carolina Railroad Museum)
Bonsal, NC

New Jersey Museum of Transportation
Farmingdale, NJ

New York Museum of Transportation
Rush, New York

Niles Canyon Railway
Sunol, CA

North Alabama Railroad Museum
Huntsville, AL

North Carolina Transportation Museum
Spencer, NC

North Shore Scenic Railroad
Duluth, MN

Northern Pacific Railway Museum
Toppenish, WA

Northwest Railway Museum
Snoqualmie, WA

Ohio Central Railroad
Coshocton-West Lafayette, OH

Ohio Railway Museum
Columbus, OH

Oklahoma Railway Museum
Oklahoma City, OK

Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad
Titusville, PA

Orange Empire Railway Museum
Perris, CA

Oregon Coast Explorer
Tillamook, OR

Oregon Electric Railway
(Oregon Electric Railway Museum, Brooks, OR)
(Willamette Shore Trolley, Lake Oswego, OR)

Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway
(Minnesota Transportation Museum)
Osceola, WI

Pacific Southwest Railway Museum
Campo, CA

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
Washington, PA

Pioneer Scenic Lines
Gettysburg, PA

Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine & Steam Train
Ashland, PA

Platte Valley Trolley
Denver, CO

Potomac Eagle Scenic Rail Excursions
Romney, WV

Railroad Museum of New England/Naugatuck Railroad
Thomaston, CT

Railtown, 1897
Jamestown, CA

Reader Railroad
Malvern, AR

Reading Railroad Heritage Museum
Hamburg, PA

Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
Alamosa, Colorado

Roaring Camp Railroads
Felton, CA

Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum
Industry, New York

Rockhill Trolley Museum
Rockhill Furnace, PA

Royal Gorge Route
Canyon City, CO

SAM Shortline Railway
Cordele, GA

Santa Fe Southern Railway
Santa Fe, NM

Seashore Trolley Museum
Kennebunkport, ME

Seminole Gulf Railway
Fort Myers, FL

Shasta Sunset Dinner Train & Excursion
McCloud, CA

Shelburne Falls Trolley Museum
Shelburne Falls, MA

Shore Line Trolley Museum
East Haven, CT

South Carolina Railroad Museum
Winnsboro, SC

Southern Michigan Railroad
Clinton, MI

St. Louis, Iron Mountain & Southern Railway
Jackson, MO

Stone Mountain Scenic Railroad
Stone Mountain, GA

Stourbridge Line Rail Excursions
Honesdale, PA

Strasburg Railroad
Strasburg, PA

Steamtown NHS
Scranton, PA

Sumpter Valley Railroad
McEwan, OR

Tennessee Central Railway Museum
Nashville, TN

Tennessee Valley Railroad
Chattanooga, TN

Texas Transportation Museum
San Antonio, TX

Texas State Railroad
Rusk-Palestine, TX

Three Rivers Rambler
Knoxville, TN

Thunder Mountain Line
Horseshoe Bend, ID

Tioga Central Railroad
Wellsboro, PA

Tioga Scenic Railroad
Owego, NY

Toledo, Lake Erie & Western Railroad
Waterville, OH

Trolley Museum of New York
Kingston, NY

Turtle Creek Valley Railway
Lebanon, OH

Upper Hudson River Railroad
North Creek, NY

Verde Canyon Railroad
Clarkdale, AZ

Virginia & Truckee Railroad
Virginia City, NV

Walkersville Southern Railroad
Walkersville, MD

Wanamaker Kempton & Southern Railroad
Kempton, PA

West Chester Railroad
West Chester, PA

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
Cumberland, MD

Western Railway Museum
Suisan, CA

Whippany Railroad Museum
Whippany, NJ

White Pass & Yukon Railroad
Skagway, AK

Whitewater Valley Railroad
Connersville, IN

Wilmington & Western Railroad
Wimington, DE

Wiscasset Waterville & Farmington Railway
Alna, ME

Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad
Spooner-Springbrook, WI

Yreka Western Railroad
Yreka, CA

Yuma Valley Railroad
Yuma, AZ

Zanesville & Western Railroad
Hebron, OH

Last update: June 11, 2009
Last edited by Christian S. on Sun May 14, 2006 12:55 pm, edited 32 times in total.
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Re: List of Tourist Railroads & Museums in the United States

Postby Alcophile » Tue Apr 13, 2010 12:28 pm

The Arcade & Attica website needs to be changed from to is still up, but it's now a fansite.
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Re: List of Tourist Railroads & Museums in the United States

Postby videoman » Tue Jun 01, 2010 3:54 pm

Hi, perhaps you could add our museum? Gold Coast Railroad Museum, Miami, Florida

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Re: List of Tourist Railroads & Museums in the United States

Postby FullScale4Me » Sun Jun 26, 2011 12:24 pm

Cape May link above now NG (goes to SPAM domain).

Correct URL is
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