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  AL

  Gadsden

  Hardin Center for Cultural Arts

  501 Broad Street

  PO Box 1507

  Gadsden  AL   35901    

  Phone  256 543-2787

  Web Site www.culturalarts.com

  Alt Web http://www.coosavalleymodelrr.com/

  Description  3 galleries, concert hall, Imagination Place children's museum, model

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  New or Updated:  4/6/2007

 

 

 

 

 

  AZ

  Phoenix

  Adobe Western Railroad Museum & Desert Railroad

  23280 North 43rd Avenue #75

  Phoenix  AZ   85310    

  Phone  623 974-0125

  Web Site http://www.maricopalivesteamers.com/index.html

  E-mail   mailto:dickg@azboss.com

  Alt Web http://www.azcama.com/museums/adobe_railroad.html

  Description  minature (but ridable) live steam locomotives & car, Arizona model

                    Railroad Society, Sahuaro Central RR HSP also on park grounds

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  Owner/Operator: Sahuaro Central RR Heritage Preservation Soc

  New or Updated:  10/19/2006

California
Los Angeles
Southern California Scenic Railway Association
PO Box 39727
Los Angeles  CA  90039    
  Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.scsra.org/intro.html
 
Description  promotes rail activities & history
 
Type of Resource  Railway
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association
 
Collection N-Z  Model Railroad
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003

 

  CA

  Pasadena

  Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society

  PO Box 93697

  Pasadena CA   91109    

  Web  http://www.sphts.org/index.html

  E-mail  mailto: sphts@sphts.org

  Description  history, railfanning, archives, model railroading information

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  Research   Archives

  New or Updated  2/2/2006

Roseville
Carnegie Museum
557 Lincoln St
Roseville CA 95678
Phone
916 773-3003
Web Site
http://www.rosevillehistorical.org/
E-mail mailto:carnegie@surewest.net
Description local memorabilia in former library, one time Southern Pacific RR roundhouse center, musical instruments
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Civic
Collection G-M Model Railroad
New or Updated: 05/20/2003
 

  CA

  San Diego

  San Diego Model Railroad Museum, Inc

  1649 El Prado

  San Diego  CA  92101    

  Phone  619 233-8269

  Web Site www.sdmodelrailroadm.com

  Description  27000 square foot indoor model railroad display

  Type of Resource  Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Models

  Owner/Operator:  La Mesa Model Railroad Club

  New or Updated:  1/8/2007

California
Simi Valley
Rancho Simi Foundation
6503 Katherine Road
Simi Valley CA 93063
Phone 805 581-3462
Web Site http://www.trainweb.org/ssmrc/ssrhs/foundation.htm
Description group has restored local depot which holds a large model railroad
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Building Type Depot
Collection G-M Model Railroad
New or Updated: 06/10/2003

    Colorado
 
Buena Vista
 
Buena Vista Heritage Museum
 
511 East Main Street
 
PO Box 1414
 
Buena Vista CO  81211 
 
Phone   719 395-8458
 
Web Site  http://www.buenavistaheritage.org/
 
Description  original courthouse, later  school  now holds furniture, clothing, rocks &                     minerals, large model railroad layout
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Courthouse
 
Collection A-F Costume
 
Collection G-M  Model Railroad
 
Era  1883
 
New or Updated:  6/18/2004

Golden
Colorado Railroad Museum
17155 West 44th Ave
MAIL: PO Box 10, Golden 80402
Golden CO 80403
Phone
303 279-4591
Web Site
http://www.crrm.org/
Toll Free 800 365-6263
E-mail mailto:info@crrm.org
Alt Web http://www.nyx.net/~dpitts/crrm.html
Description 70 locomotives & cars on 15 acres, roundhouse, Denver HO Club with HO Layout
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Collection G-M Model Railroad
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
Research /Reading Library
Owner/Operator: Colorado Railroad Historical Foundation
New or Updated: 04/29/2003
Florida
St Augustine
Florida Heritage Museum
167 San Marco Avenue
St Augustine FL 32084
Phone 904 829-3800
Web Site ******
Description features Henry Flagler's Railroad to Key West, Spanish artifacts, Timucuan Indian Village
Type of Resource Museum
Collection G-M Model Railroad
Collection N-Z Toys
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 07/01/2003
Georgia
Helen
Charlemagne's Kingdom
8808 Main Street N
Helen GA 30545
Phone
706 878-2200
Web Site
http://www.georgiamodelrailroad.com/about.htm
Description
HO scale railroad model of Germany
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Primary Focus Railroad
Collection G-M Model Railroad
New or Updated: 03/27/2003
  Iowa
 
Cedar Falls
 
Cedar Falls Historical Society
 
308 Franklin Street
 
Cedar Falls  IA  50613    
 
Phone  319 266-5149
 
Web Site  http://www.cedarfallshistorical.org/
 
Description  owns & operates five museums including Ice House, early service station,                         and model train collections, all within walking distance of each other
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type  Commercial
 
Collection A-F  Costume
 
Collection N-Z  Model Railroad
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:  08/21/2003
 

  IA

  Council Bluffs

  Railswest Railroad Museum

  16th Ave & South Main St

  Council Bluffs  IA

  Phone  712 323-5182

  Web Site  http://www.thehistoricalsociety.org/Depot.htm

  Description  restored depot houses railroad memorabilia and HO rail layout, rail

                    cars displayed outside

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type  Depot

  Collection G-M   Model Railroad

  Collection N-Z  Rolling Stock

  Era  1899

  Owner/Operator:  Historical Society Pottawattamie County

  New or Updated:  7/26/2007

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