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“nice little educational stop on our family vacation.” 5 of 5 stars
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Hinton Railroad Museum
206 Temple St, Hinton, WV
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Ranked #2 of 6 things to do in Hinton
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Princeton, West Virginia
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“nice little educational stop on our family vacation.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stopped into this museum while on vacation. We have 4 children ages 9,6,6, and 3. They all loved the museum. There is a nice lady who greets you as you come in and gives you a brief history of the railroad in the area. The musuem is free but accepts donations. Definately a must see if you like to pepper in educational stops on your travels.

Visited July 2014
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Hinton, West Virginia
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Railroad History Must See”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

A very large free museum to visit. In the middle of town. convenient to many things to see and do. Come on in and spend the day.

Visited October 2012
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Nice little museum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We didn't know why we were driving to Hinton, we just thought we should and we found this little railroad museum and found it quite delightful. There was an sweet older lady who greeted us and gave us a bit of information and then we browsed the pictures and wood carvings showing the history of the region's railroad. We are not train enthusiasts, but we found it enjoyable to walk through. Admission is donations only.

Visited July 2013
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