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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.

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

Announcements & Upcoming Events

Fifth Annual Rails & Ales Brewfest

  • September 19, 2015 — 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Join us on September 19, 2015 for an evening of craft beer, fine wine and delicious food samples among the historic locomotives at the National Railroad Museum!

CLICK HERE to purchase tickets today!

CLICK HERE for participating breweries, wineries and restaurants.

Enter code: nrrm5 for $5.00 off each STANDARD ticket purchased online in advance only (offer expires 9-18-15).

Must be 21 to attend. I.D. is required for all ages.

Sponsored by the Green Bay Packers and DeLeers Construction.

2015 Railroading Merit Badge Workshop

  • November 7, 2015 — Check in: 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Program 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Boy Scouts can earn the Railroading Merit Badge during this engaging, hands-on, one-day workshop. Learn how to plan an Amtrak trip, what freight trains carry, how locomotive generate power, how to stay safe around trains and more.

CLICK HERE to register.

For more information and FAQ download visit our Learn > Education page

The Great Pumpkin Train

  • October 10, 2015 — 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • October 17, 2015 — 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Ride the train to the Pumpkin Patch and enjoy indoor entertainment and activities!

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