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Allegany Museum

Cumberland, Maryland

This museum will serve Allegany County as an addition to the Canal Place Heritage Tourism...
Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site

Gallitzin, Pennsylvania

Covering 1249 acres, the park serves as the site of what remains of the Allegheny Portage...
Automotive Heritage Museum

Kokomo, Indiana

The Pioneer Auto Club began showing cars in the early 1950's. Their early vision of an...
B&O Railroad Museum

Baltimore, Maryland

This museum holds the oldest, most diverse American railroad collection in the world.The...
B&O Railroad Museum: Ellicott City Station

Ellicott City, Maryland

The oldest standing railroad station in the United States houses this museum in historic...
Beaches Museum And History Center

Jacksonville Beach, Florida

19th-century oil tycoon and transportation pioneer Henry Flagler's era-defining Florida...
Boca Raton Historical Society

Boca Raton, Florida

For visitors looking for a comprehensive experience of Boca Raton's history, nothing will...
Boise Train Depot

Boise, Idaho

Union Pacific ended service here in 1971, and the building fell into a state of disrepair...
Brimstone Museum

Sulphur, Louisiana

Built in 1915, the Southern Pacific Railway Depot was used extensively to ferry...
Brunswick Railroad Museum

Brunswick, Maryland

The town in which this museum is located was known during the Civil War as Berlin, and...
Buena Vista Heritage

Buena Vista, Colorado

Located in the 1882 Old Chaffee County Courthouse, the Buena Vista Heritage Museum...
California State Railroad Museum

Sacramento, California

Throughout the year, the Museum offers a wide variety of activities to help the visitor...
Cape Charles Museum

Cape Charles, Virginia

Visitors are invited to explore the various artifacts that have been collected throughout...
Casa Grande Valley Historical Society & Museum

Casa Grande, Arizona

This southern Arizona museum offers tours, lectures, workshops and children's programs....
Casey Jones Home & Railroad Museum

Jackson, Tennessee

Visit the Casey Jones Home and Railroad Museum located in Casey Jones Village and relive...
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park And Museum

Cass, West Virginia

Nestled in the mountains of West Virginia, Cass Scenic Railroad State Park offers...
Central Railroad Of New Jersey Station

Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

Constructed in 1868, the Central Railroad of New Jersey Station was designed by the firm...
Champlain Valley Transportation Museum

Plattsburgh, New York

Located on the grounds of the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base, the museum contains...
Chesapeake And Ohio Historical Society Museum

Clifton Forge, Virginia

Railroad buffs will be thrilled with this museum that houses one of the largest railroad...
Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum

Chesapeake Beach, Maryland

Located in a train station that was in operation from 1900 until the Great Depression,...
Chester Inn

Jonesborough, Tennessee

Dr. William P. Chester, a native of York County Pennsylvania and an excellent...
City Of Foley Train Museum

Foley, Alabama

Located in the old L & N Railroad Depot is Foley's Museum Archives. The first depot...
Columbus Historical Society & Railroad Depot Museum

Columbus, New Mexico

The museum has a large collection of photos of scenes taken both in Columbus and...
Cookeville Depot Museum

Cookeville, Tennessee

Built in 1909, the Cookeville Depot Museum features a Middle Tennessee Railroad HO Scale...
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad

Chama, New Mexico

The Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad was originally constructed in 1880 as part of...
Debary Hall Historic Site

DeBary, Florida

Visitors to Debary Hall will learn about the nineteenth-century tourism that overtook...
East Ely Railroad Depot Museum

Ely, Nevada

In the 1990 the Depot Building and the Freight Barn were given to the State of Nevada for...
Edison And Ford Winter Estates

Fort Myers, Florida

These estates feature changing special exhibits that explain the history and innovations...
Elliott Museum

Stuart, Florida

This regional history museum features an extensive collection of antique automobiles. The...
Empire State Railway Museum

Phoenicia, New York

Visitors can tour the inside of a Delaware and Hudson Railway baggage car, or view the...
Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor

Waterford, New York

The corridor stretches 524 miles across the full expanse of upstate New York. It...
Escondido History Center

Escondido, California

Heritage Walk Museum includes the city's first library, a turn-of-the-century Victorian...
Estes Winn Antique Automobile Museum

Asheville, North Carolina

The car museum is located in the historic Biltmore Industries Weaving Shop, which once...
Fantasy Of Flight Museum

Polk City, Florida

The stunning art deco facility is a perfect setting to display this priceless collection...
Ford River Rouge Complex

Dearborn, Michigan

The Ford River Rouge Complex may be the world's most famous auto plant. In 1915 Henry...
Fort Lauderdale Fire Museum

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Following the disastrous Fort Lauderdale Fire of 1912, citizens recognized the need for...
Friends Of Auburn Heights Preserve

Yorklyn, Delaware

The Friends of Auburn Heights Preserve Inc. and the smaller team of mechanics who operate...
Gaithersburg Community Museum

Gaithersburg, Maryland

The museum features educational exhibits and programs designed to spark visitors'...
Gaston County Museum

Dallas, North Carolina

The museum's mission is to collect and preserve artifacts that illuminate regional...
Georgetown Loop Historic Mining & Railroad Park®

Georgetown, Colorado

Today the Loop is a popular tourist attraction and an uncommon way to see the Clear Creek...
Ghost Town Wild West Museum

Colorado Springs, Colorado

During the Colorado Gold Rush of the 1860s & 70s, towns sprang up overnight and...
Gold Coast Railroad Museum

Miami, Florida

Miami's Gold Coast Railroad Museum houses an extensive collection of authentic train cars...
Golden Spike National Historic Site

Brigham City, Utah

On May 10, 1869, two railroad companies, Union Pacific and Central Pacific, joined 1,776...
Governor John Sevier Home

Knoxville, Tennessee

John Sevier (1745-1815), early pioneer, Indian fighter, governor of the failed State of...
Granite Falls History And Transportation Museum

Granite Falls, North Carolina

The Town of Granite Falls purchased the historic home of Andrew Baird, one of the Town's...
Great Falls Park And Patowmack Canal

McLean, Virginia

George Washington dreamed of opening up the undeveloped Ohio territory by making the...
Hardesty Higgins House

Harrisonburg, Virginia

The house was home to Harrisonburg's first mayor Isaac Hardesty. He was born in 1795 and...
Harold Warp Pioneer Village

Minden, Nebraska

The Pioneer Village complex comprises 28 buildings on 20 acres housing over 50,000 items...
Heidrick Ag History Center

Woodland, California

This museum explores the marvels of agriculture and commercial trucking through 130,000...
Henry B. Plant Museum

Tampa, Florida

A testament to the extravagant tastes that informed Gilded Age architectural style, the...
Henry Ford Estate

Dearborn, Michigan

A stately self-contained enclave of privacy and natural beauty, tucked away on 1300 acres...
Henry Morrison Flagler Museum

Palm Beach, Florida

The Henry Morrison Flagler Museum traces Florida's complex 19th-century development...
Heritage Museum Of Northwest Florida

Valparaiso, Florida

The Heritage Museum is located on the original main street of Valparaiso, Florida. The...
Historic Railpark & Train Museum

Bowling Green, Kentucky

This three-acre Bowling Green depot, which was restored in 1925, served as a train...
History Museum Of Los Gatos

Los Gatos, California

At the museum, visitors can find out how "Mountain Charlie" McKiernan, a...
History Museum of Western Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia

Located in downtown Roanoke, the History Museum of Western Virginia covers centuries of...
Hotel Halbrook Railroad And Local History Museum

Dickson, Tennessee

The first floor lobby and an upstairs hotel room have been furnished to represent the...
Hyde Park Station

Hyde Park, New York

The last regularly-scheduled New York Central passenger train stopped in 1958....
Interurban Railway Museum

Plano, Texas

On December 31, 1948, the Denison to Dallas Interurban made its last run. Today, the...
Kentucky Railway Museum

New Haven, Kentucky

The museum's collection of railroad artifacts and memorabilia are all housed in a replica...
Kruse Automotive & Carriage Museum

Auburn, Indiana

This automotive museum showcases several vehicles of interest, such as the Batmobile and...
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

Vergennes, Vermont

Focusing on the maritime history and nautical archaeology of the Champlain Valley, the...
Lake Wales Depot Museum

Lake Wales, Florida

Constructed of brick and covered with pink stucco, the Depot at 325 S. Scenic Highway was...
Little Beaver Historical Society

Darlington, Pennsylvania

The Historical Society manages two buildings: The Little Beaver Museum, a two story...
Livingston Depot Center

Livingston, Montana

Its majestic colonnade and ornate architectural detail greeted travelers until 1979, when...
Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad And Museum

Portland, Maine

These 2-foot gauge steam trains connected rural Maine with the rest of the world from...
Mandarin Store And Post Office

Jacksonville, Florida

In the 1800s, Mandarin was a small farming village that shipped oranges, grapefruit,...
Mccomb Railroad Museum

McComb, Mississippi

The goal of the museum is to restore the Depot building, protect existing exhibits,...
Medina Railroad Museum

Medina, New York

The building itself was built in 1905, and is one of the largest and last surviving...
Mendocino County Museum

Willits, California

Exhibits cover a number of topics, including the 1960's counterculture, the Greenwood...
Mid Continent Railway Museum

North Freedom, Wisconsin

Over the years, the society has added to its collection of rolling stock, laid new track...
Milwaukee County Historical Society

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Founded in 1935, the Milwaukee County Historical Society houses over 50,000 artifacts...
Museum Of Alaska Transportation & Industry

Wasilla,

The Museum of Alaska Transportation and Industry is a private, non-profit corporation,...
Museum Of The American Railroad

Dallas, Texas

The Museum of the American Railroad possesses one of the most comprehensive heavyweight...
National Canal Museum

Easton, Pennsylvania

Featuring four galleries, this is the only museum dedicated to the history of America's...
National Capital Trolley Museum

Colesville, Maryland

Visitors can enjoy rides on original trolley cars while visiting the Capital Trolley...
National Motorcycle Museum

Anamosa, Iowa

 The museum was founded in 1989 by motorcycle lovers who wanted to keep the history...
National Railroad Museum

Green Bay, Wisconsin

The National Railroad Museum collects, preserves, exhibits and interprets artifacts...
National Road/zane Grey Museum

Norwich, Ohio

This modern museum has three major exhibit areas. First is the National Road, early...
Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

Nevada City, California

In addition to the railroad, this Sierra foothills county boasted such turn-of-the 20th...
New London Historical Society

New London, New Hampshire

Founded in 1954, the New London Historical Society is a non-profit volunteer organization...
North Carolina Transportation Museum

Spencer, North Carolina

The N.C. Transportation Museum is located on the site of what was once Southern Railway...
Northern Pacific Depot Railroad Museum

Wallace, Idaho

This railroad museum is located in an historic depot listed on the National Register of...
Oklahoma Route 66 Museum

Clinton, Oklahoma

Exhibits begin with “The World’s Largest Curio Cabinet,” home of...
Orange Empire Railway Museum

Perris, California

Explore the West's largest collection of railway locomotives, passenger and freight cars...
Panama Canal Museum

Seminole, Florida

The museum collects artifacts, documents and other items of historical importance and...
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum

Washington, Pennsylvania

Opened to the public in 1963, the museum was established by people who twenty years...
Philippi Covered Bridge

Philippi, West Virginia

The Philippi Covered Bridge is near the the entrance to Phillipi on Rt. 250. It is...
Point Pleasant River Museum

Point Pleasant, West Virginia

The Point Pleasant River Museum focuses on river life and commercial enterprise on the...
Queen Mary

Long Beach, California

Then board one of the Cold War's hottest weapons, the Russian submarine, code name:...
Roundhouse Railroad Museum

Savannah, Georgia

The Roundhouse Railroad museum has one of the most extensive collections of rolling stock...
Route 66 Mother Road Museum

Barstow, California

Located in the Historic Harvey House, the museum features exhibits that revolve around...
Royce J. and Caroline B. Watts Museum

Morgantown, West Virginia

This museum depicts the technological history of the coal, oil and natural gas industries...
San Antonio Botanical Gardens

San Antonio, Texas

The Botanical Society has brought major capital improvements to the Botanical Garden: the...
San Francisco Cable Car Museum

San Francisco, California

Located in the historic Washington/Mason cable car barn and powerhouse, the museum deck...
San Francisco Railway Museum

San Francisco, California

The museum features unique historic artifacts, illustrative and informative displays,...
San Joaquin County Historical Museum

Lodi, California

The Museum contains many buildings, including the Julia Weber House, the Sunshine Trail,...
Scottsville Museum

Scottsville, Virginia

The displays at the museum give visitors a glimpse of life from its beginnings as an 18th...
Sierra Nevada Logging Museum

Arnold, California

Interior displays include working models of sawmills and logging camps, historic logging...
Skenesborough Museum

Whitehall, New York

The Skenesborough Museum concentrates on the history of the area, along with a focus the...