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National Railroad Museum

2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304-4832
+1 920-437-7623
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Excellent train Museum.

Have wanted to visit this place on several previous visits to Green Bay. Finally got it done and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ken L
South Bend, Indiana
via mobile
Excellent for the train obsessed

We had visited once during the "Day out with Thomas" event. Very different this time as far as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ravi N
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304-4832
+1 920-437-7623
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have wanted to visit this place on several previous visits to Green Bay. Finally got it done and was not disappointed. Loved walking in, around and through these giant pieces of history. Make sure you take a few minutes to watch the video. Lots of...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had visited once during the "Day out with Thomas" event. Very different this time as far as crowds are concerned. As in there were none. But the museum is almost as fun. The exhibits including the massive trains are engrossing. There kids pavilion is...More

Thank Ravi N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great museum, and value for the small price of admission! There was so much to see, and the nice thing was that you could walk around and board some of the train cars and really get a feel for the history. They...More

Thank Eladen
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Johnson Creek, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place. They had a play structure and sand box outside for the kids and an inside building with kids activities. The trains were amazing to see and the kids loved being able to climb on board and see it all. The train ride...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is plenty to see ranging from the small (china used in the dining cars off various railroads) to the gigantic (Union Pacific's big boy locomotive). Some of the more interesting exhibits (Eisenhower's WW II train; a Pennsylvania RR GG-1 locomotive; big boy) are in...More

Thank Bugzie913
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has a lot of unique things to look at. They have a lot of indoor and outdoor trains to see, some that you can go into and check them out. I have been there many times now and I always enjoy myself. If...More

Thank Ryan O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 30. If Bob is available try to have him guide you through. He is very passionate about the museum and has a lot of historical information to share. Thank you Bob.

Thank billgerling3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very fun for just the average person with just a little interest in history. Neat seeing how things used to be. The staff was fantastic. Train ride was a nice addition. Took about 2 hours to walk through including train ride.

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parking only available for handicap. Neighbors sell parking spots for $10.00. Residential neighborhood is kind to visitors. Museum is a gem. Huge engines to delicate dinner car china. Staff and volunteers are awesome!

Thank Donnarose T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun annual family event for families held in late June each year. You purchase tickets ahead of time to ride on a train pulled by Thomas the Train himself. Lots of fun activities for children including 4 stamp stations the kids collect a stamp from...More

Thank Tim B
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Denise A
April 21, 2017|
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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
patrick p
February 14, 2015|
Response from microsciences | Reviewed this property |
As most of the rolling stock is in outdoor sheds, I would dress like..............I'm in Green Bay, Wisconsin in winter!!!!!!
patrick p
February 14, 2015|
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Response from toddk13 . | Reviewed this property |
Most of the exhibits are outside, in large buildings that have only two sides closed in. Dress very warm.