We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Saluda Historic Depot

23 Reviews
Sorry, there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Please choose a different date.

Saluda Historic Depot

23 Reviews
Sorry, there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. Please choose a different date.
23Reviews1Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 15
  • 5
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Chuck D wrote a review Dec 2019
Morganton, North Carolina91 contributions20 helpful votes
We were warmly greeted upon entering. There is so much history about Saluda and the importance of the railroad one could spend several hours here easily. The volunteer we talked with was very pleasant, informative and we really enjoyed talking to her. If you enjoy trains and
Read more
Date of experience: December 2019
1 Helpful vote
Helpful
Share
spk52819 wrote a review Nov 2019
Hershey, Pennsylvania62 contributions35 helpful votes
I had to ask where the depot was ("Right there", a local kindly told me, pointing). It had been moved from its original location, turned 90 degrees and tucked into a lot closer to the tiny downtown of Saluda, then made into a museum. Saluda is at the top of a famously steep
Read more
Date of experience: September 2019
1 Helpful vote
Helpful
Share
Angela wrote a review Mar 2019
Decatur, Indiana50 contributions8 helpful votes
Stopped off here to visit the local library and found family. I loved the little depot and the home feel to it. Everyone was friendly
Read more
Date of experience: April 2018
Helpful
Share
Rosalind P wrote a review Nov 2018
Greensboro, North Carolina586 contributions177 helpful votes
An enthusiastic guide regaled us with wonderful stories of this railroad and its history. The diorama is an excellent exhibit which explains how train run-offs (the pre-cursor of truck run-offs on freeways) were introduced on this the steepest railway at its crest in Saluda.
Read more
Date of experience: November 2018
1 Helpful vote
Helpful
Share
mcqkm wrote a review Nov 2018
Tega Cay, South Carolina, United States190 contributions48 helpful votes
Would have enjoyed seeing the depot in the "hay day." Worth seeing and enjoying the ambiance. Guessing you'll find a bargain.
Read more
Date of experience: November 2018
Helpful
Share
Previous
Frequently Asked Questions about Saluda Historic Depot