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Rock Island Depot Railroad Museum

910 Second Street, Fairbury, NE 68352
+1 402-729-5131
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A view into our history

Take some time to visit the Rock Island Depot museum and learn about train history in the area... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
AAVAAV
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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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Roadtrip to Fairbury

We took a small roundtrip to Fairbury. We went to this museum and were not disappointed. No cost... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
trooper198
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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8 Aug 2017
“A view into our history”
21 Mar 2017
“Roadtrip to Fairbury”
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910 Second Street, Fairbury, NE 68352
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+1 402-729-5131
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Take some time to visit the Rock Island Depot museum and learn about train history in the area. Lots of interesting things to see.

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We took a small roundtrip to Fairbury. We went to this museum and were not disappointed. No cost to get in but a donation if so desired. Wonderful experience with the way life was back in the railroad days. Lots of pictures, display items, and...More

Thank trooper198
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

Nice photo op at entrance where you can get a nice picture of the railroad crossing sign, part of the garden and part of the front of the station and side with the name "Fairbury" showing. the museum works on donations. most f it is...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2015

I am a fan of historical sites and antiques A tour of the Railroad museum will give your your fill of both As far as Fairbury is concerned, this is like the Fairbury Museum. It gives you a history of the Railroad's importance in this...More

Thank Douglas8098
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