As of 9:30 am, all Polar Express Experience showings on 12/9 have been CANCELLED. The Georgia Department of Transportation is advising drivers to stay off the roads, and from their warnings and our visitor’s comments, we know that the roads in many areas are unsafe. The temperatures are expected to drop as the sun sets, […]
Given the ongoing weather challenges, our lack of control on vendor ability to respond to those challenges and other considerations, we are cancelling today’s “Lunch with Santa”. Staff will regroup after the snow event on rescheduling. We apologize for the inconvenience and want everyone to keep safety in mind. Additionally, the weather has created […]
Given the ongoing weather challenge we are announcing that Saturday’s Breakfast with Santa is being postponed from Dec 9 to Dec 16. We apologize for the inconvenience and want everyone to stay safe. We are continuing to monitor the weather and will make an announcement between 8am-9am on Saturday morning related to opening, train rides, […]
With the thought of keeping everyone safe, the museum will close at 12:30pm on Friday, Dec 8 to allow volunteers and staff the ability to get home before significant hazards develop. We will continue to monitor the situation as it relates to Saturday’s “day with Santa” events.
The Southeastern Railway Museum in Duluth will be celebrating the season with special events. The museum is hosting the Duluth Historical Society’s 3rd Annual Festival of Trees. The event, featuring more than two dozen community-sponsored and decorated trees, will be open during museum operating hours from Nov. 18 through Dec 31. Santa Claus arrives on […]
It’s hard to believe, but every three hours in the United States, a person or vehicle is struck by a train. Even though vehicle-train collisions in the U.S. have dropped by 83 percent in the last four decades, there are still more than 2,000 vehicle-train collisions annually across the U.S. Last year, there were more […]
Antique vehicles join museum’s historic trains for three-day event
New Rail Transit Exhibit slated to open this fall
For the Independence Day Holiday, the museum will have special days & hours on Monday (July 3) & Tuesday (July 4). Yes, we’ll be open on Monday. 10am – 4pm both Monday & Tuesday. Regular hours resume on Wed, July 5
The museum will be open both Monday (yes, Monday) July 3 and Tuesday, July 4 for this year’s Independence Day Holiday. Hours will be 10am – 4pm both days. Regular schedule/hours will resume Wednesday, July 5.