Beginning July 7, 2021, the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania’s days/hours of operation will be Wednesdays through Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Sundays 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Please follow us here and on social media for any important updates.

Safety First: Protocols For Visiting

Our Commitment To Inclusion


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Welcome to the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania educates the public regarding the Commonwealth’s rich railroad history, discovering the relevance of railroads in building the nation and the role of today’s railroads in our lives.

Explore real trains, historical displays and interactive exhibits!

See 100 locomotives and railroad cars, and our operating model train displays.

There’s always something new and exciting going on at the Museum!

Learning is fun, and we have educational programs for every age group!

We welcome your support, and offer several ways for you to make an impact!

Upcoming Events:

Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania Membership

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Behind The Scenes Of Railroading Virtual Summer Day Camp

August 3, 10 and 17, 2021

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East Broad Top Ramble

September 12, 2021

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Now you can adopt a train from the Museum’s collection.

Learn more and adopt.