Beginning April 30, 2021 and until further notice, the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania’s days/hours of operation will be Fridays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 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.


Watch our Know Before You Go video for COVID-19 protocols for safely visiting the Museum!


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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Railroading Merit Badge Virtual Workshop

June 24, 2021

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Trains Of The Green & White Mountains Ramble

October 10-14, 2021

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

Learn more and adopt.