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The Gold Coast Railroad Museum

12450 S.W. 152nd Street, Miami, FL 33177
+1 305-253-0063
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Worth a visit if you are in the area

I would not go there just for it, but if you are in the area or going to the metro Zoo it is worth... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
silguiste
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miami
Railroad Musuem

Found a Groupon for the museum and tried it out. I was pleasantly surprised by this museum. They... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Dionisio d
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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12450 S.W. 152nd Street, Miami, FL 33177
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+1 305-253-0063
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I would not go there just for it, but if you are in the area or going to the metro Zoo it is worth a visit. Interesting to see the President train and some of the oldies.

Thank silguiste
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Found a Groupon for the museum and tried it out. I was pleasantly surprised by this museum. They have four different trains you could enter and explore. One train is the former presidential rail car. It’s a very relaxed open air museum. They play great...More

Thank Dionisio d
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a great place if you are old enough to remember rail travel as it was. And a great place if you are young and would like to experience the massage machines it takes to move by rail. Has everything from steam locomotives to...More

Thank LGolden33324
Reviewed 13 August 2017

An excellent insight into traveling by railroad in the past. They also offer rides and tours. If you are intrigued by railroads this is worth the visit.

Thank Judith K
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This train museum is ok. There are 4 trains you can walk thru. One of them is a landmark, it's a presidential train but you can't see it all without a paid tour and tour guide. Other than that it's a cool way to spend...More

Thank Dulce G
Reviewed 30 May 2017

It's close to the ZOO. You can take public bus to get there but expect a 30 minutes walk from the bus stop. There are many wagons you can walk in.

Thank Silvia S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We took the Polar Express during the Christmas Holiday and my kids loved it. It is a good experience that you should take them to while they still believe in the white bearded guy. We paid to have the chocolates and cookis and to seat...More

1  Thank Osgales
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Been wanting to go to this museum since I was small. My biggest attraction was the rail car that President Roosevelt used after the attack on Pearl Harbor. The model railroad is nicely done as well.

1  Thank rudder139
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had a groupon for this attraction and were excited to see it. After navigating our way through Miami, we arrived only to find the entire thing closed! A couple of hand printed signs indicated it was closed for a special event...but no dates or...More

Thank ThreeOnTheRoad
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

If your kids like trains this is the place to go. Not many people, we've been here a couple of times and its mostly people that live here. For us as tourists, its a great place. Not expensive, lots of trains to look at, some...More

1  Thank Oscar V
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Sally G
14 August 2016|
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Response from ErnestJutte | Reviewed this property |
For free entry, check Facebook for open house dates that offer free admission.
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