National RailRoad Museum National RailRoad Museum

More than just trains.

Welcome to the National Railroad Museum! Our mission is to educate the public through programs, exhibits and preservation projects about the ongoing impact of railroads on our lives. The Museum maintains a noteworthy collection of railroad objects, photographs, manuscripts and rolling stock, and presents interactive exhibits and innovative programs for learners of all ages and abilties.

The Museum's educational programs for students reinforce school curriculum including arts and history as well as science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields of study. The railroad theme engages students, allowing them to discover learning in a way that is fun and interactive. The Museum also offers a variety of adult educational opportunities.

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 particiapte in educational programs. We invite you to come and explore the National Railroad Museum!

We rely on many businesses, organizations and inviduals who generously support the Museum. CLICK HERE to make a donation in support of the educational mission of the National Railroad Museum.

Announcements & Upcoming Events

The Great Bunny Train

  • March 21, 2015 — 9:00 - 5:30 p.m. AND
  • March 28 - March 29, 2015 — 9:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Hop on down to the National Railroad Museum for the Great Bunny Train! Children and their families can ride the train to Bunnyland and see all of the Funny Bunnies. Inside the Museum you can visit with the Easter Bunny and hunt for colorful eggs to win a prize. Enjoy Easter themed crafts and games. Family entertainment will include music with Mr. Billy and magic with Jeff McMullen!

Concession will be available for purchase. There is no need to purchase tickets in advance, they will be available at the door on the days of the event.

Special thanks to KI, Beerntsen's Candies, Bernatello's, Seven Up Bottling Company, Mr. Billy, Jeff McMullen, WFRV-TV 5 and KZ Radio.

Ticket Prices:

$12.00 for adults and children

$11.00 for Museum Members

Free for children under the age of 2

Easter Bunny Times

9:30, 10:30, 11:30

1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30

Train Ride Times

9:15, 10:00, 10:45, 11:30

1:00, 1:45, 2:30, 3:15, 4:00, 4:45

Entertainment Times

March 21: Mr. Billy - 10:00 and 12:00, Jeff McMullen - 1:00 and 3:00

March 28: Jeff McMullen - 10:00 and 1:00, Mr. Billy 12:00 and 3:00

March 29: Jeff McMullen - 10:00 and 1:00, Mr. Billy 12:00 and 3:00

History Treasure Tour

  • May 14, 2015 — 5:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.

Enjoy drinks and light refreshments as seven museums and archives open their doors with special performances, behind-the-scenes tours and exclusive access to expert staff during this free public event. Spend the evening discovering something different at an old favorite or explore new community treasures!

Membership Swap 2015

  • May 17, 2015 — 9:00a - 5:00p

On Sunday, May 17, 2015, the National Railroad Museum will be a host during Member Swap day. As a member of one of the Green Bay Botanical Garden, Heritage Hill, The Children's Museum Green Bay or Neville Museum, you will be welcome to visit the National Railroad Museum free!

How it works: Present your membership card from one of the institutions May 17 and explore!

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