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National Railroad Museum

2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304-4832
+1 920-437-7623
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Day out with Thomas (June)

Fun annual family event for families held in late June each year. You purchase tickets ahead of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tim B
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Just OK for me

I'm not a big trains person. We went here based on the AAA book rating. If you are into trains or... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dale F
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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2285 S Broadway, Green Bay, WI 54304-4832
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Reviewed 2 days 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
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm not a big trains person. We went here based on the AAA book rating. If you are into trains or train history, I'm sure this is a good place to go. For me, though, it was so-so. It was interesting to see and go...More

Thank Dale F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place was fun to look at and see the trains. We got a ticket to ride and the train staff was very rude. They treated the adults with respect but we're crabby with each other and mean toward the kids. We did show up...More

Thank WestRiver07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Those willing to take the time can really learn about the railroad rise influence on commerce in the US. There's plenty to see and experience for kids but they won't likely be interested in patiently reading or listening to adults explain everything. Some outdoor exhibits...More

Thank bikingfarmer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Museum has very nice displays of train cars and locomotives inside. The outside displays certainly need to be refurbished but I understand it would take several thousand dollars to to refurbish just 1 train car. But even these old relics give the visitor an...More

Thank JimHenry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of train exhibit's if your into trains. Most of it is inside large sheds so out of the weather. Displays to include locomotives , steam engines, freight cars, cabooses and passenger cars. Lots to explore here so plan on spending the day. Also have...More

Thank William J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to several museums across the U.S., and the one's that include a train always pail in comparison to this one. Very cool trains on display that you can walk through. Very affordable pricing normally, or for their special events. Great option for locals...More

Thank Justin J
Reviewed 9 May 2017

There is a lot of rolling stuff including passenger cars, Pullmans, locomotives, mail cars etc that you can go into and explore. These include some quite interesting cards. There is a small loop of track and you can purchase a ride on the train that...More

Thank bus_visitor
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My grandfather was a lifelong railroad man - even if he hadn't been though, I would have enjoyed the museum - remembering another time - so enjoyed the train ride as well

2  Thank lbish1762
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We went to museum for the Great Bunny train and it was a blast. They also had other activities set up for kids, egg hunt, games and treats. I was surprised at how interest my kids were in all the information and background that went...More

1  Thank asell4
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Denise A
Does the National Railroad Museum honor ASTC membership through the Neville Public museum?
21 April 2017|
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Response from jackc1212 | Reviewed this property |
Do not know
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patrick p
How does one dress for a winter visit? Are the displays in heated buildings?
14 February 2015|
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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!!!!!!
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patrick p
How does one dress for a winter visit? Are the displays in heated buildings?
14 February 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.
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