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Railroad Historical Museum

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Great rainy day activity

Every inch of these train cars is packed with historical information. The kids loved climbing up to... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2019
Harrod F
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Gravois Mills, Missouri
Cute place

Lived here all my life. Knew it was there just never visited. Finally went. I never knew how big... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2016
Prfctangelgonebd
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Springfield, Missouri
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May 13, 2019
“Great rainy day activity”
Jun 16, 2018
“Very small Steam RR train kids can get their hands on”
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1300 N Grant Ave, Springfield, MO 65802-1722
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

Every inch of these train cars is packed with historical information. The kids loved climbing up to the second floor of the passenger car and ringing the bell on the engine. The volunteers were all friendly and helpful. Definitely worth the time.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Harrod F
Reviewed June 16, 2018

The Frisco RR donated a steam engine and coal car to the city. They added a passenger car, and baggage car, and a caboose. Dedicated volunteers are there on Saturdays to give tours. It's not large, but it does give kids an opportunity to put...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

They really pack a lot into this little museum. When we first got there I thought it was going to be disappointing. But it was not. My four year old daughter was given a sticker as we walked in. At the front of the train...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 900marcis
Reviewed January 6, 2017

My children loved the locomotive, the cars, and the visual learning the railroad historical museum offers. This is a great place to learn about railroad history and the volunteers are informative and very kind with the young kids. I highly recommend going to this hidden...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Donovan N
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Lived here all my life. Knew it was there just never visited. Finally went. I never knew how big steam engines actually were. Very interesting place. If you or someone you know that loves trains, it is a must see! Good for young and old....More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Prfctangelgonebd
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