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Indiana Transportation Museum

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Address: 701 Cicero Rd, Noblesville, IN 46060-1441
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+1 317-773-6000

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A great fail fan visit.

I did not ride the train which was fine as I was there to see the historic pieces of equipment. This museum is great for the rail fan and anyone wanting to get up close and... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
John O
Georgetown, Texas
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87 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting Noblesville on a family trip with our grandchildren and decided to visit this museum after we learned of it from a resident. Sad to say the museum does not open until the month of May. So it's better to call ahead in that time period to make certain. I do not know when it closes but most... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I did not ride the train which was fine as I was there to see the historic pieces of equipment. This museum is great for the rail fan and anyone wanting to get up close and personal with these examples of these vanishing history. It is kid friendly and would be a good introduction to trains. Not everything is on... More 

Thank John O
Kokomo, Indiana
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173 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I took my grandchildren on the Christmas train with Santa and Mrs. Clause. The refreshments served on board were very appropriate for the time of year. They didn't enjoy the story so much before the train ride.

Thank Gae M
Fishers, Indiana
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Go there and book a train ride on a vintage train! Really enjoyed our time, and the pkace is run by great people eho are just volunteers that love trains!

Thank Fastfish70
Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This railroad transportation museum is in our hometown's city park, Forest Park. I offers tours of restored locomotives, cabooses, dining cars, transportation transit cars and also offers trips to the Indiana State Fair during August, Pumpkin Patch trips, Evening Dining trips to nearby small towns, Halloween haunted trips, etc. My family have all enjoyed many trips over the last 20... More 

Thank StanHaas96
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

There is a gift shop and train rides on holidays. A real museum would be welcomed. Conner prairie is real museum in the Williamsburg tradition. I dont know which came first.

Thank Stephen M
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

I took my son on his first train ride with Santa over the holidays. It's a quick trip to and from noblesville. You start in Carmel and ride the train to Noblesville and back. In terms of luxury or 5 star this isn't for you so don't expect much but if you are prepared to watch your 5 year old... More 

Thank Julie C
Noblesville, Indiana
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Wanna go to dinner and get there the old fashioned way? Do the couples dinner and enjoy being chauffeured in classic style! We dressed in 20's attire and went to a romantic candlelight dinner.

Thank Laura C
Fishers, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Have a brother that is a train buff so we try to check out the variety of train attractions in the area and we made a trip to see this one last summer. It was a hot muggy day so it was stuffing touring some of the trains as we waited for our train ride. It was very interesting to... More 

Thank Kn00kie
Noblesville, Indiana
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Located in Noblesville's gorgeous largest city park (swimming, golf, kids games and rides, miniature golf, picnicking and more). The Transportation Museum offers adults and kids to rail cars and railroad history up close. Plan to picnic in Forest Park, and make a day of it.

Thank PaulWood2014

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