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Contoocook Railroad Museum and Covered Bridge

868 Main St, Contoocook, New Hampshire, Contoocook, NH 03229-3004
+1 603-746-4100
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Great old covered bridge & depot!

The day I wanted to visit the Museum it was closed, but I enjoyed taking photos of the Museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sandytravelbug
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California
What a gorgeous site!

The covered bridge is in such great shape! Very cool to see how well it has been preserved. I also... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
jerrysmall12345
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Worcester, Massachusetts
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Located in Contoocook Village, the park includes the Contoocook railroad depot, the world's oldest surviving covered railroad bridge, a 1907 vintage Pullman coach, and the Lewellen Bandstand.
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1 week ago
“Great old covered bridge & depot!”
9 Nov 2017
“What a gorgeous site!”
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868 Main St, Contoocook, New Hampshire, Contoocook, NH 03229-3004
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The day I wanted to visit the Museum it was closed, but I enjoyed taking photos of the Museum building and old railroad car. The covered railroad bridge is impressive, and I could just imagine trains going through the bridge to their destination in times...More

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Steve L, Manager at Contoocook Railroad Museum and Covered Bridge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting and letting others know about your experiences. We are sorry that we were not open when you came by. We are staffed as much as possible by volunteers during select days. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

The covered bridge is in such great shape! Very cool to see how well it has been preserved. I also walked across the bridge to the old train station and saw the old train car also. Everything here looks incredible and it was OPEN! Visited...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Looking at this treasure, it made me think of the old west. A site too see. The covered bridge is a nice addition to the train...

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is an interesting place in the very charming town of Contoocook, New Hampshire. The Contoocook Railway Association says this is the world's oldest surviving covered railroad bridge. The bridge is long, and walking through the bridge, peeking between the boards on the sides of...More

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Steve L, Manager at Contoocook Railroad Museum and Covered Bridge, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for the review Patricia! We have now opened our brand new Visitor Center! Hours of operation are Friday-Monday 10-4 with self-guided tours daily and expanded museum guided tours on Saturdays.

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