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Southeastern Railway Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice for the train buff

This is an all volunteer organization. The ticket seller & the train conductor were very helpful... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Tarpon Springs
There is a lot to see

We took our 11 year old grandson. We all had a great time. There was a lot more to see than we... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
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The Southeastern Railway Museum occupies a 35-acre site in Duluth, Georgia, in northeast suburban Atlanta. In operation since 1970, the Southeastern Railway Museum features about 90 items of rolling stock including historic Pullman cars and classic...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
3595 Buford Hwy, Duluth, GA 30096-3706
+1 770-476-2013
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 9, 2015

About a month ago I was in the area and saw a sign for this museum on the road. For some reason I remembered it the other day and we were pleased to learn our visit would be timed with the museum's second Thursday preschool...More

5  Thank kurokitty
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 22, 2013

Obviously, this attraction is in dire need of money (lots of money!) and the curatorship to make it an impact collection of exhibits. We (two adults) visited on a Saturday morning and we seemed to be the only people without kids. So, I believe this...More

8  Thank Bob H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great historical visit. Kids had a blast climbing on the cars would go again. Enjoyed the grounds. Great variety.

Thank Joe B
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Surprised my 90-year-old father who is an avid train buff with a trip here,had a wonderful visit.It was worth it all to see his face light up when we drove up in the parking lot ,he had not known this is where we were coming....More

Thank terrycdallas
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We took the grandkids and they had so much fun. So much to see and learn. Getting into the old train was a blast from the past. Staff was very friendly. Go with little ones or alone, you will enjoy it

Thank Chango C
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The Southeastern Railway Museum may be tucked away in the Atlanta suburb of Duluth but it's worth seeking and checking out, as it has appeal for transportation fans and kids, including those young at heart. It's nothing fancy, but it's fun, especially if you like...More

1  Thank guavasorbet
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This is an all volunteer organization. The ticket seller & the train conductor were very helpful in answering my questions. I was told the site was the location of an out-of-business train car manufacturer. There is a very shorty train ride available (extra cost) using...More

Thank MJGoldfarb
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We love this place. The people that work there are super nice and super informative. Love the trains, buses and vehicles outside that the kids can climb on. The train ride is a little short but fun non the less. Atlanta is lucky to have...More

Thank Heatherinaa
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great for kids! A walk through history where you can touch and climb. Doesn't look like much from the outside but once you step inside - wow.

Thank Picxie33
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We took our 11 year old grandson. We all had a great time. There was a lot more to see than we had expected. The best part was that you were able to get in to so many of the cars. We had never seen...More

Thank nicolediane
Reviewed May 4, 2018

This railway museum is very large and interesting. The highlight may be the train Superb, built in 1911, in which President Warren Harding traveled across the country and then returned his body after his death in San Francisco in 1923. There are a large number...More

Thank jimsandysprings
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We visited the Museum again since 2016 and were astounded at just how much they had EXPANDED this museum since we had been here before. This museum is such a treat. It is actually now becoming a transportation museum with all modes of vintage transportation....More

1  Thank Paula9122008
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Adults-10.00 Seniors-65+ -8.00. Children2-12 -7.00