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Texas & Pacific Railway Museum

800 N Washington Ave, Marshall, TX 75670-2063
+1 903-938-9495
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Nicely done

The real attraction is the building - such extraordinary architecture for a railway station, and it... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
cgny1fwd
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Houston, Texas
A great place to see the railway history of Marshall TX

A great place to see the railway history of Marshall TX. The old Locomotive was impressive and the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Tim G
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Marshall, Texas
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“steam engine” (5 reviews)
“great train” (2 reviews)
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800 N Washington Ave, Marshall, TX 75670-2063
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+1 903-938-9495
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The real attraction is the building - such extraordinary architecture for a railway station, and it is still an Amtrak stop. The exhibits are nicely done and give a fair idea of railroad history in Marshall. As a bonus there is a well preserved T&P...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

A great place to see the railway history of Marshall TX. The old Locomotive was impressive and the old tools were neat!

1  Thank Tim G
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A lot of great history about the early years of railroading. You can also climb into an old timey steam engine and other rail cars of the period.

1  Thank J B G
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Not a large museum, but gave us a history lesson of what made Marshall back in the day. Would be great for kids too.

1  Thank Pianogirl88
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

It's neat to see these old railroad structures are still around. The T&P depot is very neat. There is a static steam locomotive on display outside as well as a caboose. The depot is neat with kid things for kids and pictures and history for...More

1  Thank Dan O
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

A good place for kids and adults. The old steam engine and caboose are a great place for photos. Amtrak makes daily stops, and a must-see for train enthusiasts. Go!

1  Thank dwpks
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is not too bad a place to eat but needs to be a little bit better at getting people from downstairs to the upper eating part

1  Thank Butch S
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We spent a little more than 1 hour taking it easy while visiting indoor displays and the train outside. My kids had a great time playing with the telegraph sending each other messages in morse code. I'm not a train enthusiast at all but I...More

1  Thank Mr_Alejo
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

We visited the museum in the morning and then came back in the afternoon to watch the trains as I am a raifan. It is a great place to watch the trains as the museum sits right at a junction of 2 main lines. The...More

3  Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

A fantastic railroad museum. They have an old steam engine and a caboose there also. Lots of really meet stuff to see.

Thank RickyStarr
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Kasey G
8 March 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly, it was no more than about $2 a person.
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Aneshat25
12 March 2016|
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Response from Rwsorich | Reviewed this property |
Their regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10am-4pm. I hope this helps. Here is their phone # (903) 938-9495
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Sherry M
6 December 2015|
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I don't think they are but try calling 903-938-9495.
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