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Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum

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Took my 3 and 4 year old sons there. Lots of hands on trains for them to play with. Kept them happy... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Alex L
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Great for train buffs

Lots and lots of train history and information. Friendly staff and fun for the little ones. They... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
Hagerstown, Maryland
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The Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum is dedicated to promoting a public understanding of railroad-related activities in Hagerstown, Maryland. This is accomplished through the efforts of restoration, preservation, entertainment, and education. The...more
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296 S Burhans Blvd, Hagerstown, MD 21740-5367
+1 301-739-4665
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

We really wanted to visit this museum, and we did, except it was closed all week, only open on Thursday of that particular week, which we could not manage. We were able to see a few things outside, such as the last trolley to run...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Tim K, Social Media Volunteer at Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Hi, Thank you for the review of our museum. We are sorry we missed you and apologize for any confusion about our hours. We are open every Friday, Saturday & Sunday 1pm - 5pm. Our Hagerstown and Frederick Railway Trolley Car #68 last saw service...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018

The Roundhouse Museum at 296 Burhans Blvd. is the actual location of Hagerstown's railroading roundhouse, the main facility for train maintenance in Western Maryland. (Visitors often confused it with the Railroad Museum, which is now called the Train Hub in City Park.) Among the historic...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Took my 3 and 4 year old sons there. Lots of hands on trains for them to play with. Kept them happy and active for nearly 2 hours. Relaxed atmosphere with friendly volunteers

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Alex L
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Lots and lots of train history and information. Friendly staff and fun for the little ones. They even have kids parties in a train here.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

Has been there for years and always attracks people. Best time to go is in December when they have the Christmas display out.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

I think this is a wonderful place to take anyone that has a love for trains.They are rebuilding the Trains of Christmas this year. They already have a lot done. It is a very nice for kids to see what and how Trains work. There...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed May 8, 2017

Really enjoyed this museum! If you love history and looking into the past, this will be right up your alley.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rosemary L
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

We became members earlier last year and it has been a great investment. We have a three year old that really enjoys all the trains. We spend a couple of hours each weekend possible. Our son liked playing in the upstairs area with the wooden...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Maricela M
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Short but awesome visit with our toddler. So many intricate model train displays to admire and right out back there's a lot of real-life freight train activity -- a conductor even blew the train whistle for us while we watched the cars pass! Didn't play...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

Hagerstown is called the "Hub City" because of all of the rail traffic which used to pass through it. The Roundhouse Museum tells the history of the railroads as they shaped Hagerstown. There are a number of indoor exhibits as well as some antique railroad...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Sam B
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