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Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

Explore a fascinating world-class collection of more than 100 historic locomotives and vintage railroad cars from the industry that built the nation. Experience the early 20th-century Steinman Station passenger depot, Stewart Junction interactive railway education center, 1915 Street Scene exhibit, freight engine cab simulator, railroad art and artifacts and the outdoor Restoration Yard. The Railroad Museum offers numerous special events, changing gallery exhibits and innovative educational activities. Visitor services include an orientation film, self-guided tour, reserved group tours, museum store and research library by appointment. Operated in partnership with the Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania.

Phone

717-687-8628

Hours of Operation

March:

MON: CLOSED
TUE: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
WED: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
THU: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
FRI: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SAT: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SUN: noon - 5:00 pm

April - October:

MON: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
TUE: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
WED: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
THU: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
FRI: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SAT: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SUN: noon - 5:00 pm

Admission Details

Adult: $10.00
Seniors (65+) & Discount: $9.00
Youth (3-11): $8.00
Children under 3: Free
Active Military Duty & Immediate Family: Free

Discounted rates for group tours by reservation.

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