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Palmerston Railway Heritage Museum

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Quite an Interesting Collection of Memorabilia

If you like trains you will like this rebuilt station and all the artifacts they have assembled... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
Philip L
Railway history

Another volunteer run venue in Palmerston. It is more than a railway museum, it is a good look at... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2016
Bob L
Palmerston, Canada
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10 Apr 2017
“Quite an Interesting Collection of Memorabilia”
17 Oct 2016
“Railway history”
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166 William Street | N0g 2p0, Palmerston, Minto, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-343-4014
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

If you like trains you will like this rebuilt station and all the artifacts they have assembled. Often there is a former railwayman or two there to share first hand knowledge. A very nicely preserved piece of local heritage

Thank Philip L
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Another volunteer run venue in Palmerston. It is more than a railway museum, it is a good look at what life was like in a railroad town. Good documentation and it is located by a wonderful park.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed March 20, 2016

Lots of history in this old train station. There's a walking bridge that goes from one side of park to the other. It was used by the passengers to get across the many train tracks. The town was built after the train station was established.

Thank Teresa O
Reviewed March 13, 2016

Rent a room here for a family party, enjoy the history of this vital stop-over railway heritage sight...

Thank JanFun2014
Reviewed November 28, 2015

This volunteer operated attraction is only open during the summer months of June, July & August. Admission is by voluntary cash donation.

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Reviewed August 1, 2015

Palmerston Railway Heritage Museum is a destination for any one who is interested in the history of Canadian Railways. The station is a Grand Trunk station that has been restored back to it's glory and beauty when train stations were the hub of freight and...More

2  Thank Duane W
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