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Old Colony & Fall River Railroad Museum

Address: 2 Water Street, Fall River, MA
Phone Number: 508-674-9340
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Ranked #8 of 12 Attractions in Fall River
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Fall River, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

What a great Fire Truck They Had in Field. There next event I found is on June 28, 2014 is a craft show it is from 10:00 am to 3:00pm Free ADMISSION

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Nice to visit on a Saturday while they are doing restoration on the rail cars and working on odds & ends. Lots of history about the railroad in Fall River back in the day and to see some of the old pictures of the train stations wow. And they talk about the events they put on as well. I found... More 

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Taunton, Massachusetts
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28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013 via mobile

We take the kids to the Old colony & Fall River Railroad museum near Halloween . They put on a haunted train exhibit that makes for a great side trip when visiting Battleship cove or many of the October haunted factories

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

The cars were decorated for a scarey Holloween and it was really fun. It helps bring out the kid in all of us!

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

We were part of a tour which had about an hour and 15 minutes to visit the Old Colony & Fall River Railroad Museum. Being part of a tour does not allow the time to notice and appreciate their fine collection of New Haven railroad memorbilia. It is a big job to create and maintain a railroad museum and the... More 

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Seekonk, MA
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56 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

It's small - cute. If you are visiting the Battleship or Marine Museum, stop by ... otherwise .. don't drive out of your way for it. My kids had fun (but it's small).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2003

great museum. has some train cars and some engines. great place to go if you like trains.

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