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Visit after our train ride

Nice little museum. Interesting display. Very informative. Great history about the railroad... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
buckeyefan60
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Covington, Ohio
Historical

This is a great place to learn the history of the train. Lots of photos and memorabilia. People... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
lonewolf90620
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Buena Park, California
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12 Sep 2018
“Visit after our train ride”
18 Aug 2018
“Historical”
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2 Railroad Ave, Not open in winter., Elkins, WV 26241-3887
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Nice little museum. Interesting display. Very informative. Great history about the railroad. Everyone should visit before or after riding the train.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank buckeyefan60
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This is a great place to learn the history of the train. Lots of photos and memorabilia. People are nice!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lonewolf90620
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Really enjoyed my experience here, the displays that the museum has a lot of information on the history of the railroad and trained. They have an area for kids to play with toy trains which keeps them active. I enjoyed reading about all the information....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Taira L
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Small, local museum depicting early railroad history in West Virginia - focus is on early logging railroads. Not a lot to see, NOT a trainride, no steam engines on site, but good, local depiction of life during the logging era. Only $5 pp, but it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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