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Historical trains

Fabulous train museum with historical trains of Canadian eras. Tucked away on a side street in this... read more

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Reviewed April 29, 2018
Linda T
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Peterborough, Canada
Nice attraction spot, great for pictures

Their one-page webpage doesn't say much and we were there the past weekend it was closed. We asked... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
NutritionistJenL
,
Markham, Canada
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29 Apr 2018
“Historical trains”
8 Aug 2017
“Nice attraction spot, great for pictures”
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Fabulous train museum with historical trains of Canadian eras. Tucked away on a side street in this small town the railway museum is a delight not only to the train buff but to any history buff and tourist in general .

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4  Thank Linda T
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Their one-page webpage doesn't say much and we were there the past weekend it was closed. We asked a lady who was walking by and she said the owner is about 84 and has not opened the area for a long time. She's been there...More

3  Thank NutritionistJenL
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Trenton is a small without to many fun activities. But Memory Junction Railway Museum was a super fun experience for everyone !!! I wish there was a bit more trains to take a look. It'll take you about 20-40min so you'll have plenty time to...More

1  Thank Stab21
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Even if you're not originally from Brighton, you can find items to enjoy. In fact, if you just study the railway cars outside, you could spend and hour here.

1  Thank apples372
Reviewed October 14, 2016

A must see for all those with nostalgic feelings about rail history in Ontario. A former railway station converted to a track side museum by the Bangay family, is chocked full of artifacts, photos, and far too much history to even begin to explain. Outside...More

1  Thank Wayne C
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Ralph and Eugenia Bangay started the museum and still run it. Part of the original Grand Trunk Railway, Ralph rescued the station from demolition. Open by appointment for our visit today, but open later in the week and on weekends. Eugenia provided a fascinating talk...More

1  Thank margaretm364
Reviewed March 23, 2016

The volunteers are fabulous. Great experience for families. It's a small town museum with incredible character.

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Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is a private museum where the owners do not charge for admission but do accept donations. It has a very large selection of artifacts related to the railways but also, much much more.

Thank Dave Jean S
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Memory Junction Railway Museum has train cars and wonderful examples of uniforms and railway memorabilia. Part of the former Grand Trunk Railway, the station has been preserved and out buildings also contain historical gems. Good for families and train buffs of all ages. And trains...More

Thank margaretm364
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Good experience for kids and railway lovers. A small, privately run, small town museum. Gift shop open sometimes. Say hi to Ralph when you visit!

Thank Ellen G
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