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More than just trains.

Welcome to the National Railroad Museum! Our mission is to inspire lifelong learning by providing dynamic educational opportunities through the preservation of railroad objects, engaging exhibits and innovative programs.

The Museum maintains a noteworthy collection of railroad objects, photographs, manuscripts and rolling stock. The Museum's educational programs for students are interactive and reinforce school curriculum including arts and history as well as science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields of study. The Museum also offers a variety of educational opportunities for adults.

The impact of the Museum is significant, with an annual attendance of 75,000. Two thirds of our members are families. On average, 5,600 patrons participate in educational programs per year. We invite you to come and explore the National Railroad Museum!

Announcements & Upcoming Events

National Railroad Museum Capital Campaign

The National Railroad Museum has begun a Capital Campaign for an exciting expansion.

Visit for more information!

Winter Railroad Storytime

  • January 17, 2017

Climb aboard for a fun, activity-filled program!

Winter Storytime will feature train stories, railroad activities, special guests, and weekly take-home crafts!

All storytime events will take place in the Children's Discovery Depot:

Tuesdays - 3:30-4:30 p.m. -  January 17, 24, 31; February 7, 14, 21, 28 & March 7

Wednesdays - 10:00-11:00 a.m. January 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15, 22; March 1, 8

Wednesdays - 1:00-2:00 p.m. - January 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15, 22; March 1, 8

This program is designed for children ages 3-5 and their parents. (At least one parent/guardian needs to attend with their children).

Admission:  Museum members - Free; All other - One parent and up to two children: $5 per session.

There is no need to pre-register.

National Railroad Museum
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  • 2285 S Broadway
  • Green Bay, WI 54304
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