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Very nice facility, expertly ran by Mrs. Martha Moreland. She is such a pleasure and is very... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Quitman, Texas
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Great. Educational. Fun. Had a great time. This a must for family outings. The kids loved it. A... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
Juan S
Tyler, Texas
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115 W Front St, Mineola, TX 75773-2315
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our boys here for the Museum requirement for the Railroading merit badge. There were some interesting facts posted, but it was very small and not all of the model trains functions were in working order.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mashmore414
Reviewed October 25, 2018

I loved the history and exhibits. However, the mini train was not operational. The layout was very well constructed that gave a glimpse of the early town.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rich M
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Very nice facility, expertly ran by Mrs. Martha Moreland. She is such a pleasure and is very knowledgeable. I am eager for the next trio to the depot and will stop by and say hello because Mrs. Martha really knows how to make a person...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

It is quaint, cute, has a nice attendant to help answer questions. Great for kids traveling with parents into Dallas and beyond.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Great. Educational. Fun. Had a great time. This a must for family outings. The kids loved it. A must visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Juan S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Whether you are catching Amtrak or just want to step back in time this is the right place. Great staff and very convenient.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jerry P
Reviewed August 27, 2017

While visiting the Mineola Farmers Market I stopped in at the train depot and museum. It was interesting and had quite a bit of old luggage and train memorabilia. I spent about 20 minutes there. Also there were current schedules for the train. Made me...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Leslie P
Reviewed August 10, 2017

This depot is open to the public to just browse and read on the history of the trains in Mineola, Texas. It is great for children to come and see the RR car too.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Wagadu
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Love this still operative train station full of history down to the bathrooms. There is a old caboose to explore as well my kids loved it. Very well preserved so you feel like you are stepping back into another time.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Vickie H
Reviewed July 19, 2017

The musuem is small but worth the stop. If you stop during the time that Amtrack train is coming stopping this is a real treat. The Amtrack hostess,Martha Ann Morland, is a wonderful person to visit with. She knows a lot of train history and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Dora H
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