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Worth the trip! Lots to see!

I must say its worth the trip to this museum. One of us is especially into trains (hobbyists and... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Helene W
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Winnipeg, Canada
You can actually go on the footplate

My husband really enjoyed looking around this museum and especially climbing onto the footplate of... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
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2847 Main St, Hillsborough, New Brunswick E4H 2X7, Canada
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

I must say its worth the trip to this museum. One of us is especially into trains (hobbyists and family history) and boy you tough he was gone to heaven. I really enjoyed each part of the museum and we Were lucky to hit a...More

Thank Helene W
Reviewed 18 August 2018

My husband really enjoyed looking around this museum and especially climbing onto the footplate of the steam engine. There is a fascinating display of artefacts, including some old uniforms. The staff are very knowledgeable and more than willing to answer questions.

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This rather underfunded museum nonetheless manages to present an interesting look back at the era of rail travel in New Brunswick. It is located in the former Hillsborough station and rail yard on a now-abandoned CN line. Its steam locomotive is out of service due...More

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Don't miss this museum. It is filled with objects from the past and so many different trains. The children LOVED this place. We will visit again when we go back.

Thank RachelleL92
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We were driving back to Moncton along the coast line and stumbled across the museum. It's packed full with trains and railway artifacts, included little cars that ran along the trails. Staff is extremely friendly and talkative, and you can tour several of the cars...More

Thank shannhugo440
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This place is a bit small and trains have not been completely restored, but my daughter had a great time going through all the cars/locomotives and playing with the exhibits. I think it's a neat little place for smaller kids to spend an hour or...More

Thank A V
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We had to stop in this town due to a car issue and thought we would kill some time at this museum. It turned out to be one of the best rail museums we have been to and we'll worth the $12 family fee!

Thank JanineS76
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We enjoyed our visit. It's one of the rare places we have visited that allows you to walk through train cars and see them really up close! There is a bit of a rustic look to the place and smell too but it goes with...More

Thank AnnikSabYee
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We rode by and turned around to see what this museum was about and we were not disappointed. The gentleman in the office was very passionate about trains and the museum. He told us what we would see and we toured the grounds. We were...More

Thank Love2travelthree
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This place is an excellent railway museum with a ton of rolling stock, engines, artifacts, and information about the railway industry and transportation in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. I spent a ton of time here exploring it all. Which was a little longer than...More

Thank Keith C
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is the museum open Sept. 29/17? What is the admission cost for 2 senior / 2 students age 17. Hours
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