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Nice place to spend a couple of hours

If you're a railfan, this little museum is worth a stop. The admission (really just a donation) is... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
texastraver2019
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Meridian, Texas
Fantastic for railroad fans

What a gem! We made a last minute decision to stop in on Saturday afternoon. Our younger son is... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
180marthap
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Atchison, Kansas
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

If you're a railfan, this little museum is worth a stop. The admission (really just a donation) is reasonable. We were given a tour by none other than the 97 year old owner and caretaker of the museum. "Watermelon" has done a great job cataloging...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

What a gem! We made a last minute decision to stop in on Saturday afternoon. Our younger son is quite a railroad fan. We were the last visitors of the day. There were five adults in our party. The owner was there. We worked 44...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

My wife and I, my brother and his wife and our cousin visited this over the week-end while in Enid for a family reunion. I thought we'd be there a little while, instead we were there all afternoon. The museum is full of railroadiana in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Darrel-Carol
Reviewed September 2, 2018

(note - the main photo is of a grain elevator NOT part of the museum. It is across the tracks of the BNSF Railroad). This is one man's personal collection - I have never seen so many railroad artifacts in one place. Unfortunately I was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MJGoldfarb
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Interesting and entertaining - and mostly because of "Watermelon" and the tour he gives. Definately worth the stop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle S
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Such a fun place with the best 95 year old tour guide, EVER! "Watermelon" Campbell runs this place, along with his wife, and they do it so well. Lots of artifacts, memorabilia, and several huge, and I mean HUGE train sets running around the tracks....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MarciaR4
Reviewed July 30, 2018

not much to see here a train that was located in are park at one time not sure if it even cost to see it was a dornation type fee if you love trains check it out

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Deborah M
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tour from watermelon during our visit. There is so much history here it's overwhelming. If you're near Enid, we would recommend stopping in to visit!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steven W
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This place is wonderful! I got a great tour by the founder and I can't wait to come back another day and finish seeing everything. I was there almost two hours and didn't make it through. I was also cold so I didn't go in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank nwa106
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

What an experience. There was so much to see and experience I hope to bring my grandchildren here one day soon. What a wealth of knowledge and history. I actually hated to leave.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from jmsweeny | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was about $5.00 per person and kids are probably free.
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The museum tour is $5 per person. It is a good museum for all ages.
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