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These are places about railroads.  Although many have trains or cars for you to ride, our Railways pages are all about where to get onboard.  The places in this Railroad section  help explain the history and lore of railroading.  
 

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  UT
 
Brigham City
 
Brigham City Depot
 
833 West Forest Street
 
Brigham City  UT  84302    
 
Phone   435 723-2989
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://utahdepot.railfan.net/OgSub/BCDepot.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Building Type   Depot
 
Era  1906
 
Owner/Operator:  Golden Spike Association
 
New or Updated:  3/13/2004

 

 

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Washington
Toppenish
Yakima Valley Rail and Steam Museum
Railroad Depot
Toppenish WA 98948
Phone 509 865-1911
Web Site http://www.nprymuseum.org/
Description 45 miles of track of the Toppenish, Simcoe & Western RR
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Ride
New or Updated: 10/17/2003
  VA
 
Manassas
 
Historic Manassas Visitor's Center
 
9431 West Street
 
Manassas   VA 20110
 
Phone   703 361-6599
 
Web Site  http://historicmanassasinc.org/vcenter/visit.htm
 
Toll Free  877 848-3018
 
E-mail  mailto:hmi@erols.com
 
Description  still active passenger depot features information & railroad heritage gallery
 
Type of Resource   Tourism Information
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Building Type   Depot
 
Kind of Activity   Visitor Center
 
Era  1914
 
Owner/Operator:  Historic Manassas Inc
 
New or Updated:   6/22/2004

  WA

  Acme

  Lake Whatcom Railway

  NP Road

  PO Box 91

  Acme  WA   98220    

  Phone   360 595-2218

  Web Site  http://www.lakewhatcomrailway.com/

  Alt Web  http://wasteam.railfan.net/LWRR.html

  Description  6 mi trip along lakeshores

  Type of Resource   Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Kind of Activity   Train Ride

  New or Updated:   11/19/2004

     WI

  East Troy

  East Troy Electric Railroad Museum

  2002 Church Street

  PO Box 943

  East Troy  WI   53120    

  Phone   262 642-3263

  Alt Phone   262 642-3077

  Web Site  http://www.easttroyrr.org/

  Description  trolley rides, dinner train,

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Kind of Activity   Train Ride

  New or Updated: 10/8/2004

 

  WI

  Fennimore

  Fennimore Railroad Historical Museum

  610 Lincoln Avenue

  Fennimore WI

  Phone   608 822-6144

  Alt Phone   608 822-3599

  Web Site  http://www.fennimore.com/railmuseum/

  Toll Free  800 822-1131

  Description  artifacts & memorabilia of 15 inch narrow gauge railroad

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type   Depot

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  New or Updated:  10/23/2004
 

  WI

  Green Bay

  National Railroad Museum

  2285 South Broadway

  Green Bay  WI        54304    

  Phone   920 437-7623

  Web Site  www.nationalrrmuseum.org/

  Description  "drumhead" collection, 70 pieces of rolling stock, Eisenhower WWII train museum  offers very short rides in summer

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection N-Z  Rolling Stock

  New or Updated:           11/22/2005


  WI

  Pepin

  Pepin Railroad Depot Museum

  Laura Ingalls Wilder Park

  Pepin  WI

  Phone   715 442-3011

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.pepinwisconsin.com/cgi-bin/viewnlcontent.cgi?nlarticle_id=2

  Description  restored depot with railroad & steamboat memorabilia

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Building Type   Depot

  New or Updated:  10/1/2004
 

   WI

  Reedsburg

  Park Lane Model Railroad Museum

  S2083 Herwig Road

  Reedsburg  WI   53959    

  Phone   608 254-8050

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://ramchealth.com/physician_co/index.shtml

  Description

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Models

  New or Updated:  11/1/2004

WI
 
Rhinelander
 
Logging Museum Complex
 
Pioneer Park
 
Oneida Ave
 
Rhinelander    WI
 
Phone   715 369-5004
 
Web Site  http://www.rhinelanderchamber.com/museum/museum.htm
 
Description  reproduction logging camp with narrow gauge railroad
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Kind of Activity   Train Ride
 
Industry /Profession Logging
 
Era  19th
 
Owner/Operator:  Old Rhinelander, Inc
 
New or Updated:   6/7/2004

  WI
 
Spooner
 
Wisconsin Great Northern RR
 
426 North Front Street
 
Spooner  WI  54801    
 
Phone  715 635-3200
 
Web Site  http://www.spoonertrainride.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:office@spoonertrainride.com
 
Description  offers excursion, dinner & themed rides on 20 miles of track
 
Type of Resource  Railway
 
Primary Focus  Railroad
 
Kind of Activity  Train Ride
 
New or Updated:  11/09/2003

 

  WY

  Cheyenne

  Union Pacific Historical Society

  PO Box 4006

  Cheyenne  WY  83003    

  Phone  307 635-5197

  Web   http://www.uphs.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@uphs.org

  Description  all things about the history of the railroad

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Research  Archives

  New or  Updated   2/5/2006

  ZZ

  Amtrak Historical Society

  Web   http://www.amtrakhistoricalsociety.com/

  E-mail  mailto:railpax@aol.com

  Description  collects historical information and data on the National Rail Passenger

                    Corporation

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or  Updated  1/31/2006


  ZZ

  Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum

  Address  *****

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www.nevadaheritage.com/

  E-mail  museum@cprr.org

  Description  online collection of stereographs, photos, maps & posters of transcontinental railroad

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Kind of Activity   Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Online Museum

  Collection G-M  Maps

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:  8/3/2005


 

  ZZ

  Railway & Locomotive Historical Society

  Web   http://rlhs.org/

  Description  locomotive rosters, publications, annual meeting, research

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Research   Library

  New or  Updated  2/2/2006

ZZ
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Railway Preservation News
Address
Phone
Web Site http://www.rypn.org/index.html
Description online magazine with excellent list of museums, timetable section with operating seasons for many rail operations, more
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Research /Reading e-zine
New or Updated: 05/16/2003
 

  ZZ

  Santa Fe Railway Historical & Modeling Society

  Web     http://www.atsfrr.com/

  Description  information on Santa Fe, originated as source for modelers, expanded

                    scope to all historical aspects of rail line

  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
 

  ZZ

  Texas & Pacific Railway Railfans Depot

  Web   http://www.texaspacificrailway.org/

  Description  equipment rosters, station pictures

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Collection  Photography

  Research   Archives

  New or  Updated  2/2/2006

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