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Quaint little gem

Quaint gem tucked away. Lots of memoriabilia. Kind staff. Free activities! Loved it. Lots to see... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
wrayj0115
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Wirtz, Virginia
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All Aboard at the Princeton Railroad Museum

Stopped here on a visit to Princeton. My brother is a big train fan and found out about this museum... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2017
Tia B
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Quaint gem tucked away. Lots of memoriabilia. Kind staff. Free activities! Loved it. Lots to see and do. Definitely recommend if you have kids and a free hour.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wrayj0115
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Stopped here on a visit to Princeton. My brother is a big train fan and found out about this museum on the Internet. This museum has a large collection of items from the Virginia Railroad . Tours are free and self- guided. You can take...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tia B
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic railroad museum, well off the beaten track, but more than worth the diversion. The most complete, well organized and friendliest museum of any type we've been to. Railroad buffs will be over the moon, but there's something for everyone, not to mention the real...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Stopped there since friend traveling with liked trains. Pat the director was friendly and informative. The exhibits great and entire place is a great stop for anyone.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 31, 2016

My wife and I stopped here for a bit of local color while on our honeymoon - It was very informative and the curator took the time to explain some of the history (not only railroad) behind this location. Kind of neat and worth a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

This really isn't a destination location, but if you are in Princeton, and would like to get some local flavor of the importance of the Rail Road to this area, I suggest you stop by for a 30 minute visit. Beautiful building with a nice...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jerry H
Reviewed March 21, 2016

The Railroad Museum is housed in a replica of the old depot. The displays are informative and clean as a whistle :). We didn't intend on going into town but rain kept us from our plans so we explored Princeton. The museum was a highlight....More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank drazilnc
Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful building. Lots of nice displays. Greeted by lovely lady who was gave us an informative tour. Time well spent.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Lucinda854
Reviewed November 15, 2015

we stopped in on the weekend. it is a very nice Museum. The staff was knowledgable about local railroad history. my kids even got to see a train drive by.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank cmposeno
Reviewed August 7, 2015

Very interesting and easily accessible museum. Loaded with local railroad history and the ladies were very helpful and knowledgeable. There was even an area for children with a wooden train and track with which to play. The agriculture museum was right next door.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Happygal7
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