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Durand Union Station - Michigan Railroad History Museum

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"Worth the Visit"

The visit to the museum is worth it if you like railroading. I grew up in Durand and my family... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Topeka, Kansas
Men’s Club Tour

We bussed to Durand with 50 men & women to tour the station and museum. We also had a quilt truck... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Gerald S
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Jun 16, 2018
“"Worth the Visit"”
Jun 15, 2018
“Men’s Club Tour”
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200 S Railroad St, Durand, MI 48429-1713
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum was small but quite nice. We lucked out and were able to see the club's model set up. Would have liked to be able to see the inside of the caboose.

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

The visit to the museum is worth it if you like railroading. I grew up in Durand and my family owned a business and brings up memories seeing the photos and different items displayed. It is well worth the stop and time to go back...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

We bussed to Durand with 50 men & women to tour the station and museum. We also had a quilt truck show for the ladies. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the history, the great photos and efforts of the staff.

Thank Gerald S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The bbq is really great. Many choices and the prices are good. I usually get the switchman meal You get 2 side and 3 choices of meat. I usually get the quarter ribs, pulled pork and brisqet. You walk away full.

Thank John K
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful train station to visit. Decor is original. Nice small rail museum, wirh lots of history available. Amtrack stops here too.

Thank patriciabC8489QZ
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A neat pit stop if you like history or are interested in railroad history. A few historical things to see, fun to watch the AmTrak & other rails passing through. Also a great priced venue for events!

Thank MichTraveler517
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Durand has had a great train museum for a long time. They have several cars you can go through. They have miniature train set ups and a newly renovated train station on the inside. After you to to the museum go across the street to...More

Thank Debrat2_13
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This train station is so awesome. It takes you back in time. It is beautifully maintained and has such rich displayed throughout the premises!

Thank U4729YRbrianf
Reviewed 16 October 2016

It was along our route so stopping here was not out of our way. If you have been to many local tourist railroads and train exhibits you will probably be disappointed if you go out of your way to stop here, there's not that much...More

Thank Philosophyguru
Reviewed 15 September 2016

There was nothing extraordinary about the Durand Union Station, it was clean and apparently closed and locked up until people arrived to be boarded on the train. I would like to advise everyone that the GPS device my ride was using did not take us...More

Thank Michigan D
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29 November 2016|
Response from Michigan D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Willie, just got this from ten days ago. A friend dropped me off at the station but I did see a lot with cars in it in front. Not sure there was a fee to park there as it didn't look guarded and it wasn't fenced in... More