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Get on board with Homeschool Day 2017 at the Southeastern Railway Museum! The museum will be hosting a special event for homeschool families on Thursday, September 28, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. Homeschool families will enjoy a special admission price of $7 per person (adults and children). Tickets MUST be purchased in advance and will NOT be available the day of the event at the gate. This year, our theme is I’ve Been Working on the Railroad. You will join our education conductors as they lead…Find out more »
The museum host a Boy Scout railroading merit badge clinic coordinated by the Piedmont Division, NMRA staff. To sign up (or for more information) contact the clinic coordinator.Find out more »
Come celebrate Halloween at the museum! All activities are included in museum admission. Doors open at 10:00 am, activities 10:30 am - 4:o0 pm Costume Contest for ages up to 12 12:00 pm in the historic depot 3:00 pm in the historic depot Trick or Treating at decorated stations around the museum Wagon rides (donations appreciated) Fall themed refreshments Visiting vendors and local businesses Radio Rangers live music from 11-2 The following will be available for a small additional…Find out more »
The museum will host an assortment of visiting Model RR layouts for this two-day event, November 4th and 5th. Visiting and exploring is included in museum admission. We will be welcoming North Georgia Modurail and the Georgia Garden Railway Society! These clubs will be setting up layouts and running trains throughout the event. The Southeastern Railway Museum is a stop on the Piedmont Pilgrimage. Also available: Hand car rides Rides on historic standard-gauge and miniature trains RefreshmentsFind out more »
Sponsored and managed by the Duluth Historical Society The 3rd Annual Festival of Trees will be open (during normal museum operating days/hours)Nov 18th throurgh Dec 31, 2017. Attending the Festival of Trees is included in your museum admission. The Festival of Trees is a unique event at the Southeastern Railway Museum combining community support into a Christmas wonderland. In it's inaugural season in 2015, Festival of Trees had over 25 community sponsored & decorated trees throughout the museum. If you…Find out more »
Santa arrives on the train at 1:00 pm! Enjoy refreshments, entertainment, photo ops, and the Duluth Festival of Trees!Find out more »
Saturdays - Nov 25, Dec 2, 9, 16, 2017 Experience the movie like never before! Watch the "Polar Express" in an authentic train car. This magical holiday tale tells of a young boy who still wants to believe in Santa even though his friends have "grown out of it". His faith is rewarded when a steam train pulls up to his house and escorts him to the North Pole to meet Santa. While watching the movie participants will experience some of…Find out more »
November 28, 2017 #GivingTuesday Join the Southeastern Railway Museum and nonprofits, individuals, families, businesses and communities in all 50 states and in countries around the world to celebrate and encourage a day of giving! Millions of people have come together to support and champion the causes they believe in and the communities in which they live. Every act of generosity counts, and each means even more when we give together. #GivingTuesday is a celebration of America’s greatest traditions: generosity, entrepreneurialism, and community. Everyone has something…Find out more »