The Southeastern Railway Museum will celebrate cabooses and the crews that called them home during Caboose Days.
Sue, SRM Volunteer Coordinator Faster than a speeding bullet (train), more powerful than a locomotive, able to leap Building 1 in a single bound. Look, it’s an SRM Volunteer! On Saturday, we celebrated the superhero volunteers of the Southeastern Railway Museum at our 4th Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner. Dreamland Bar-B-Que in Duluth provided a delicious […]
Rising from the Rails, a black history month exhibition was a huge success! The exhibition that featured artists from Chicago, Virginia, and the metro Atlanta area closed on February the 28th. The Southeastern Railway Museum is excited to announce the Museum Choice Award goes to Chicago based Artist, Jean Lewis. Her submission, The Blues Man […]
Fourth annual competition hosted in partnership with Georgia State University Graphic Design Club
The Southeastern Railway Museum opened Rising from the Rails: A Black History Month exhibition on February the 3rd with an opening reception. The event was hosted by The United Ebony Society and curated by Aleatha L. Williams. Artists from Chicago, Virginia, and the metro Atlanta area exhibited works that represent the African American experience. In […]
RISING FROM THE RAILS: A BLACK HISTORY MONTH EXHIBITION Featuring works that represent the African American experience as well as the achievements and contributions of African Americans in railroad history. Hosted by the United Ebony Society. Opening Reception for this exhibition will be on Friday, February 3, 2017 from 6-8PM. Free with Museum Admission. Featuring […]
The Southeastern Railway Museum calls for artists in the United States to submit works that represent the African American experience. Works may also highlight the achievements and contributions of African Americans in railroad history. Hosted by The United Ebony Society MORE INFORMATION HERE SUBMIT ARTWORK HERE ARTIST REGISTRATION HERE Artists must provide easel or stand […]
Winter Storm Warning & Museum Closing Friday 06-Jan-2017 11pm EST Updating Thursday’s notification with changes: Based on the weather this evening and the forecast for Saturday, Jan 7, 2017 Please note the following… 1) The museum will NOT open on Saturday, Jan 7 at all. I encourage everyone to stay home & off the roads. 2) Facebook, […]
In an abundance of caution so that our staff & volunteers can get home safely, the museum closed at 2pm this afternoon. Please stay tuned for operating announcements for Saturday, Jan 07.
The museum will not operate trains account severe cold and expected precipitation 07-Jan-2017. We will update this post no later than 08:30EST 07-Jan-2017 as to our operating status for the day so as to keep volunteers & visitors safe as well as preserving the museum’s collections. For more information on the winter storm see the […]