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North Alabama Railroad Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Limited Rolling Stock

I called on a Monday when the Museum is open but not manned by volunteers, which was nice as it... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
What a nice time ....

Gorgeous day with out of state friends in town it was such a nice relaxing stroll through a little... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
Madison, Alabama
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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
31 Mar 2018
“Limited Rolling Stock”
6 May 2017
“Dinner Car”
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694 Chase Rd NE, Huntsville, AL 35811-1523
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

I called on a Monday when the Museum is open but not manned by volunteers, which was nice as it allows you to wander around at your leisure to enjoy look at the buildings and rolling stock. Although there is only a limited amount of...More

1  Thank Yorkie1948
Reviewed May 6, 2017

We booked our tickets for the after noon train ride in the dinner car. there are no refreshments served but you can bring your own. we passed thru many small towns with no railroad crossings so the sheriff had to block for us at each...More

2  Thank Hank D
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous day with out of state friends in town it was such a nice relaxing stroll through a little bit of history. It was fun for all ages.

Thank RLB53
Reviewed October 30, 2016

The train is made up of restored passenger cars decorated with vintage luggage and big band music is played while you enjoy the fall foliage and the unique experience. It lasts about an hour and "passengers will please refrain" except for children and only if...More

Thank landrews
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We have taken our grandson several times. He loves playing in the caboose. We have been able to watch actual trains pass by several times and he gets a kick out of that. They are open on Wednesdays and offer rides in renovated trains from...More

1  Thank Corrie C
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Dates back to the Civil War days where one can see evidence of northern Civil War prisoners being held here. Good for children 10 to adults who lie history.

Thank Tricia N
Reviewed July 6, 2016

I have visited this site a number of times and found it was closed. That said you might want to check the operating hours to insure you don't make a trip for nothing. Perhaps the Museum can post a message here for the sake of...More

Thank LowDragAL
Reviewed May 19, 2016

The train museum is hidden in a valley North of town and East of A&M University. The indoor and outdoor train displays will provide hours of entertainment for parents and smaller kids who like to crawl on things. There is a good representation of past...More

Thank ik04
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Enjoy the trolley to this museum. The place has a good amount of history and there are stairs to upper area. I don't know about an elevator because we didn't need it. Wonderful part of history

Thank happyone2016
Reviewed March 15, 2016

We have taken children and grandchildren on their private railroad several times. It brings back fond memories of when train travel was the best way to go.

Thank Archib42
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