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.

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

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Tickets go on sale at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1.

CLICK HERE for information and to purchase tickets!

Enter code: nrrm5 for $5.00 off a Standard ticket.

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

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!

Day Out With Thomas™

  • June 17 - June 21, 2015 — 8:30a - 5:45p

Tickets on Sale Now! Click the link on the left to purchase tickets!

The National Railroad Museum will host Day Out With Thomas(TM) The Celebration Tour 2015, presented by HIT Entertainment and sponsored by MEGA Brands and all inclusive Hard Rock Hotels, on June 17 - 21.

Little engineers and their families will take a ride on their favorite engine, meet Sir Topham Hatt, enjoy arts and crafts, inflatable attractions, live entertainment, concessions and more!

Train rides depart every 45 minutes, rain or shine. Departure times begin at 9:15a.m. and run through 4:45p.m. each day of the event. Tickets are $18 for ages 2 and up.

Call toll-free 1-866-468-7630 or click the link on the left to purchase tickets online.

We hope you will join us!

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