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Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Great place to visit with children

Our grandchildren visited with my husband and I. We all had a great time. We learned a great deal... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mary Ann M
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Wayne
Fun and interesting for the whole family

We visited the Railroad Museum on a rainy afternoon. The parking lot is way away from the front... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ammomof3
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Titusville, Florida
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The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania is home to a world-class collection of more than 100 historic locomotives and railroad cars, an immersive education center, a vast library and archives and a working restoration shop. Special events, museum store...more
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300 Gap Rd, PA Route 741, Ronks, PA 17572-9567
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+1 717-687-8628
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All reviews across the street rolling stock on display railroad museum huge building kids area cars and engines wonderful collection large collection train buff love trains combo ticket train ride all ages full size gift shop great place to visit
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Reviewed yesterday

Our grandchildren visited with my husband and I. We all had a great time. We learned a great deal about thr trains. We rode a steam train and were able to walk through and see all the different trains. My grandson said it was the...More

Thank Mary Ann M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Railroad Museum on a rainy afternoon. The parking lot is way away from the front entrance. If you have walking issues, you may want to be dropped off at the circular drive next to the entrance. Also, there is lots of walking...More

Thank ammomof3
Reviewed 5 days ago

This museum has a fascinating and broad collection of locomotives and rail cars from the 19th and 20th centuries. The exhibits are beautiful...all under one roof. It was great fun to wander through the museum and let our minds run through this part of transportation...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was an extraordinary experience. The introduction video was very informative and interesting. They replicated telegraph room, Ticket booths and had shops along the way. The museum has done a wonderful job restoring these trains . We were able to look inside a lot of...More

Thank Marianne Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Museum is enormous. Trains were amazing. Took us 3 hours to see it all. Highle recommended. Be prepared to walk.

Thank ljscookie
Reviewed 1 week ago

….then this is the place to go!! Huge building (at least 4 football fields) with real train cars. Incredible. Came with another couple and the husbands loved every minute of it. We also rode the Strasburg Railroad across the street. Do see it all and...More

Thank vawifey2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This huge building is well worth some time. I really like the detailed information about each piece of rolling stock

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had been wanting to check this museum out for a long time. It is part of a larger network of historic sites and a historic downtown in Strasburg, PA. The museum was created to showcase the area’s vast railroading history, and, essentially, is a gigantic...More

Thank youthgoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to see old trains this place is well maintained ! You get see to how hard they worked to make the railways possible !

Thank William G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful time. Staff were very friendly. One of the employees gave us a lot of history and background of the museum and railroad that we wouldn't have learned otherwise. Nice he had the time to stop and just chat with us. Definitely a...More

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Stacey A
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Response from Donald B | Reviewed this property |
Most definately go to the Railroad Museum. He'll have a great time and so will you
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Julius K
25 October 2016|
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Response from Carlita H | Reviewed this property |
300 Gap Rd Ronks, PA Put this into your GPS and you will get there without any problems.
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
You should do the museum after sight and sound so that you have time. My 11 year old son loved the museum and railroad. Enjoy!
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