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New England Transportation Institute and Museum

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Unfriendly staff

went in to ask a question female working was not helpful. She was more interested in her phone... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Mermaid2777
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Hartford, Vermont
Museum permanently closed

According to the helpful one-person tourist office that now occupies the building, the museum... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2016
blivet
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Wimauma, Florida
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  • Excellent0%
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  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible63%
Sep 29, 2016
“Unfriendly staff”
Aug 19, 2016
“Museum permanently closed”
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100 Railroad Row, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7042
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

went in to ask a question female working was not helpful. She was more interested in her phone. Building was well maintained.

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

According to the helpful one-person tourist office that now occupies the building, the museum closed about three years ago. All that remains of the museum are an old steam engine and caboose located out of doors. The overall rating is more "nonexistent" than "terrible".

2  Thank blivet
Reviewed May 27, 2015

nice exhibits but limited not crowded even on holiday weekend--everybody was at the lake.Got there later in the evening and went back the next day to see the outdoor exhibits in better light

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Reviewed November 21, 2013

We live in the area, and were going to take one of the foliage rides up the CT river (separate review), but decided to go early and explore the "museum". If there is one there, we certainly couldn't find it. What there was included a...More

1  Thank AndyV2011
Reviewed October 25, 2013

We spent over a week there and had no idea it existed. We did enjoy the railroad station. More words needed here.

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Reviewed September 2, 2012

There was nothing to see at the museum. We also took the train ride which was terrible. The sights were horrible. One side of train you looked at people's back yards which most are trashed the other side was of a river. The diesel fumes...More

1  Thank Stubbs47
Reviewed August 23, 2012

Got in as the receptionist said it was used as a store room. There was a single display board and a set of signal lights. That was it. Don't make a trip for that. Don't confuse this in any way with the Green Mountain train...More

1  Thank Keith J
Reviewed May 31, 2012 via mobile

We drove all the way there to find out that there was no staff and that the place was closed.

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