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Pacific Railroad Museum

210 East Bonita Avenue, San Dimas, CA 91773
(909) 394-0616
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Ranked #3 of 6 attractions in San Dimas
Most recent review
- Jan 9, 2013
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Hubbard, Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

This museum doesn't have trains to look at, but it does have railroad memorabelia and a really decent research library. The docents/volunteers who run this facility are knowledgeable and helpful. This is a museum more for railroad buffs than folks who want to see trains.

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

the volunteers go out of their way to show you around.

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Ontario, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

Good historical facts and information. Bought an engineers hat for my autistic son who loves trains

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new jersey
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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

The volunteer guide does such a great job with so many interesting facts about the small but so much to see museum. They have many books for sale and a libray upstairs you can visit.If you like the history of how the first rail road was built you will love this place. No fee but worth a good donation.

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