2019 Timetable11/16/201910:00am - 07/05/20203:00pm
The Nevada State Railroad Museum offers train rides every weekend May through September, with select dates in October, November and December. NOTE: TRAIN RIDES AT THE MUSEUM DO NOT GO TO VIRGINIA CITY.      
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Night Photo Shoot11/16/201912:30pm

Join us for a Night Photo Shoot, November 16, 2019, led by Steve Barry, editor of Railfan & Railroad magazine, a life-long railroad enthusiast and author of Railroads: The History of American Railroading in 500 Photographs.

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Ironhorse Rail Camp (Registration Required)06/16/20199:00am - 06/19/20194:00pm

The annual Iron Horse Rail Camp is a four-day, hands-on experience!

Thursday-Sunday on Father's Day Weekend.

Attendees will explore the basics of railroad operations during the Iron Horse Rail Camp. Attendees will begin the camp in the […]

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Motor Car Weekend06/09/20199:00am - 06/10/20194:00pm

Motor Car Weekend
Come to the museum for our Motor Car Weekend June 8-9 from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Take a ride on the 1926 Edwards Motor Car, the 1910 McKeen Motor Car, or both! Each motor car will run throughout both days. 10am-4pm.

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Memorial Day weekend!05/27/20199:00am - 05/29/20194:00pm

May 25,26 and 27!

Visit the Nevada State Railroad Museum during Memorial Day weekend! Take a ride behind V&T locomotive No. 25! The Glenbrook will be under steam and on display, too!

Museum admission:
Adults 18 and over $6
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Join us in celebration of the 150th year of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad!05/12/201910:00am - 05/14/20194:00pm

Join us in celebration of the 150th year of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad! New Exhibit opening! Virginia & Truckee Coach No. 17 (The Commissioner's Car). Food Trucks, Snow cones, and Steam train rides.  May 10, […]

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150th Anniversary Website and Events05/10/20196:00pm - 08/01/201912:00pm

Click on above image for the 150th website.
Join us in celebration of the 150th year of the completion of the Transcontinental […]

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Exhibit Opening May 9th, 2019 6:00 p.m.05/10/201912:00pm - 06/17/201912:00pm
Please join the Nevada State Railroad Museum in a reception for our new exhibit, 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental, What a Difference it Made! We will have refreshments and a presentation 
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The Transcontinental Railroad: What a Difference it Made05/02/20196:00pm

Museum Director Daniel Thielen will give a presentation regarding the impact of the transcontinental railroad on the lives of the average citizen.

No reservations required. Admission is $6 for ages 18 and over and free for Friends of NSRM […]

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Coach 17 and the Road to Promontory04/25/20196:00pm

Curator of Education Adam Michalski will give a presentation about Coach 17, the only piece of rolling stock still in existence from the Golden Spike ceremony at Promontory Summit.

No reservations required. Admission is $6 for ages 18 and over, […]

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Second annual Egg-stra Special Express!04/20/201910:00am

The Hunt is on at the Nevada State Railroad Museum!
Joint us for our second annual Egg-stra Special Express!
Saturday and Sunday.

1926 Edwards Motor Car rides 10a.m-4p.m
Egg hunts (separated by ages)
11a.m ages 1-4 (one […]

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Postponed – Short film triology: Iron Road Builder04/19/201912:00pm

Join the Nevada State Railroad Museum for an evening with journalist and film producer Min Zhou for a viewing of her trilogy, "Iron Road Builder." (Note: This is the re-scheduled date for the program that was cancelled in February.)

In the past […]

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