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National Railroad Museum

2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304-4832
+1 920-437-7623
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Interesting

I thought this museum was for kids only. We were pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the museum. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tammy r
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Medford, Wisconsin
OK If You're A Rail Fan!

This is one of those attractions that really will appeal to a select group and be of only moderate... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
michaelbD7785DX
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California
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“big boy” (61 reviews)
“train ride” (90 reviews)
“rolling stock” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304-4832
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+1 920-437-7623
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I thought this museum was for kids only. We were pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the museum. The train ride was great and very informative about the history of Hobos.

1  Thank tammy r
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of those attractions that really will appeal to a select group and be of only moderate or curious interest to everyone else. It was a "must see" for me. The museum seems to have fallen on hard times. Some exhibits are modern...More

1  Thank michaelbD7785DX
Reviewed 6 days ago

This attraction has kept me coming back because of the history and interesting exhibits. Even on a rainy day, there are things to do. When the weather is nice, there are lots of things further afield to look at too, including a tower with a...More

Thank 4Youandyou
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have known about this rail museum for many years and have wanted to come if only to see the Big Boy for equally as long. I consider myself a railroad enthusiast and have visited more rail museums then I can count. This museum isn't...More

1  Thank sonja410
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our granddaughter to visit the Museum. Hadn't been there for 5 years. They had a number of new things, including the Eisenhower train that had been restored in England and returned to the museum. It was the train Eisnehower used during WWII. They...More

Thank Retired11yrs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who knew that we had a National Railroad Museum? We were so glad we stopped here. Lots of really great stuff to see. Definitely take the train ride. If you have AAA, it's two-for-one admission, or it was the day we went anyway.

1  Thank MJSpock
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We took our two grandchildren to the railroad museum and they absolutely loved it. The museum is very kid friendly with many trains to explore. They loved climbing into engines and playing engineer. The cabooses were also popular. There is a train station which is...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 7 August 2017

During our tour of the museum and train ride of the grounds, my family and I were very interested in the informational aspect of the museum. The condition of the engines and cars were deplorable, on the train ride the grounds of the museum property...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Not just a walk-around, you can actually enter the cars on display and walk through them. You can climb aboard the locomotives too. Most of the display is in massive sheds or even inside for the Big Boy and the Ike train. There are some...More

1  Thank bogomo
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Have wanted to visit this place on several previous visits to Green Bay. Finally got it done and was not disappointed. Loved walking in, around and through these giant pieces of history. Make sure you take a few minutes to watch the video. Lots of...More

2  Thank Ken L
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barbandrandy2017
23 August 2017|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
$12 for adults $7.50 for 2-10 y/0 Free under two We took a 3 y/0 and 18 month. They both lived it. The train ride does add more to the admission but both our grandchildren liked that too.
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Denise A
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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
Yes.
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patrick p
14 February 2015|
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Response from microsciences | Reviewed this property |
As most of the rolling stock is in outdoor sheds, I would dress like..............I'm in Green Bay, Wisconsin in winter!!!!!!
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