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Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania


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300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States




(717) 687-8628


www.rrmuseumpa.org/

July 2014


Reading Railroad Days

July 1, 2014 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm

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Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Reading Railroad Days Tuesday, July 1 – Sunday, July 6. Regular Museum hours Enjoy the remarkable Reading Railroad trains of eastern Pennsylvania history through tours of Reading Company equipment, a huge, operating model railroad and special presentations!

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Reading Railroad Days

July 2, 2014 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Reading Railroad Days Tuesday, July 1 – Sunday, July 6. Regular Museum hoursEnjoy the remarkable Reading Railroad trains of eastern Pennsylvania history through tours of Reading Company equipment, a huge, operating model railroad and special presentations 

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Reading Railroad Days

July 3, 2014 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm

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Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Reading Railroad Days Tuesday, July 1 – Sunday, July 6. Regular Museum hoursEnjoy the remarkable Reading Railroad trains of eastern Pennsylvania history through tours of Reading Company equipment, a huge, operating model railroad and special presentations 

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Reading Railroad Days

July 6, 2014 @ 12:00 pm5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Reading Railroad Days Tuesday, July 1 – Sunday, July 6. Regular Museum hoursEnjoy the remarkable Reading Railroad trains of eastern Pennsylvania history through tours of Reading Company equipment, a huge, operating model railroad and special presentations!

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October 2014


Garden Railways Tour

October 5, 2014 @ 1:00 pm5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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$10

Enjoy a self-guided tour of eight private garden railways, featuring operating model train layouts. Fun for the entire family! Tickets are on sale at the Museum and at all Stauffers of Kissel Hill locations in central Pennsylvania.

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A First Class Restaurant On Wheels: The Story of the Railroad Dining Car

October 20, 2014 @ 9:00 amDecember 31, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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For many years, the most memorable part of a train trip included a meal in a dining car, with comfortable accommodations, exquisite cuisine on fine china and service by well-trained staff.  Featuring artifacts and photos from the Museum’s collection, this exhibit highlights the golden age of dining car service and the ways in which the railroads made train travel memorable for their passengers.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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November 2014


Trains & Troops

November 1, 2014 @ 9:00 amNovember 2, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Honor our veterans, and the men and women currently in uniform, while you experience many splendid railroad and military archival displays, enjoy patriotic music and learn the significant role railroads played time and again in the defense of our nation.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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1940s Swing Dance

November 1, 2014 @ 7:00 pm10:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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$25

Jump, jive and swing to the popular Moonlighters live band among the historic trains in the Museum’s climate-controlled Rolling Stock Hall.  Come dressed in military uniform or 1940s clothing, if you like, to revive the past and add to the fun!  Tickets are on sale at the Museum.  Advance tickets are highly recommended.

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December 2014


Home For The Holidays

December 6, 2014 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm

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2014-12-13 @ 0900 am to 0500 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Take a nostalgic glimpse at holiday rail travel and meet costumed engineers, conductors, ticket agents and passengers representing the past century.  Enjoy seasonal music and festive decorations among a world-class collection of trains.  Visit Santa and send your personal telegram to the North Pole.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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Home For The Holidays

December 12, 2014 @ 9:00 am5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Take a nostalgic glimpse at holiday rail travel and meet costumed engineers, conductors, ticket agents and passengers representing the past century.  Enjoy seasonal music and festive decorations among a world-class collection of trains.  Visit Santa and send your personal telegram to the North Pole.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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April 2015


Riveted Jacket of Many Colors: A Photo History of GG1 No. 4800

April 25, 2015October 31, 2015

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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This exhibit surveys the career of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania’s own GG1 locomotive No. 4800.  From 1934 to 1943, the Pennsylvania Railroad acquired 139 of what many consider to be the most successful and iconic electric locomotive class ever produced in the United States, the GG1.  Probably the most well-known of the class is the first, No. 4800, or as it is affectionately known “Old Rivets.”  No. 4800 has had a long and storied history and has seen many…

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June 2015


Reading Railroad Days

June 28, 2015July 5, 2015

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Enjoy the remarkable Reading Railroad trains of eastern Pennsylvania history through tours of Reading Company equipment and a huge, operating model railroad from the Reading Company Technical & Historical Society.  Regular Museum hours.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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August 2015


Model Railroading Days

August 22, 2015August 23, 2015

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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The young and young at heart, the novice and the veteran model railroader will enjoy all the wonderful operating model train displays, and will gain some valuable tips and techniques for creating and enhancing their own layouts.  Regular Museum hours.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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October 2015


Garden Railways Tour

October 4, 2015 @ 1:00 pm5:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Enjoy a self-guided tour of various private homes featuring unique garden railways with operating model train layouts.  Tickets go on sale at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania on August 1 and at all Stauffers of Kissel Hill locations on September 1.  Garden Railways Tour tickets are $10 per person for ages 6 and over.

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November 2015


Trains & Troops

November 7, 2015November 8, 2015

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Honor our veterans, and the men and women currently in uniform, while you experience many splendid railroad and military archival displays, enjoy patriotic music and learn the significant role railroads played time and again in the defense of our nation.  Regular Museum hours.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

Find out more »


1940s Swing Dance

November 7, 2015 @ 7:00 pm10:00 pm

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Jump, jive and swing to the popular Moonlighters live band among the historic trains in the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania’s Rolling Stock Hall.  Come dressed in military or 1940s clothing, if you like, to revive the past.  Tickets go on sale at the Museum August 1.  Advance tickets are recommended.  Tickets per person General public: $25 Veterans, active duty service personnel and Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania members: $20 Special savings combination for admission to the 1940s Swing…

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December 2015


Christmas With The Conductor

December 5, 2015December 12, 2015

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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The conductor calls all aboard for classic holiday stories in one of the Museum’s historic passenger coaches.  Kids also will delight in creating their own seasonal, take-home craft and receiving a small bag of goodies.  Advance registration, with a $10 per child fee, is required and is offered on a first come basis.  Recommended for children ages 3 and over.  Registration begins October 26.  Regular Museum admission rates also apply.

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Home for the Holidays

December 5, 2015December 12, 2015

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania,

300 Gap Rd.

Strasburg,

PA

17579

United States


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Take a nostalgic glimpse at holiday rail travel and meet costumed passengers, engineers and conductors representing the past century.  Enjoy seasonal music and festive decorations among our world-class collection of trains.  Visit Santa and send your personal telegram to the North Pole.  Regular Museum hours.  Included in the regular Museum admission.

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