Nevada State Railroad Museum

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The Nevada State Railroad Museum, located in Carson City, Nevada, preserves the railroad heritage of Nevada, including locomotives and cars of the famous Virginia and Truckee Railroad.

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Feb 5, 2024
Very nice train museum. The restoration quality of there trains is next to none. The selection of trains is very special. The most special is the (McKeen Motor Car # 22) only surviving running car on… Full review by Rook H
Jan 11, 2024
It’s an interesting museum. It’s not very large. A bit of an outdoor area with a couple coaches and there are a few indoors in 2 sections. It does have a few descriptions of the development of railr… Full review by seetheWow
Oct 14, 2023
Actual locomotives and train cars highlight the historical displays. Especially enjoyed the historical timeliness and maps. Volunteers provide a wealth of knowledge and everyone was so friendly and h… Full review by archiemom

Facts

Opened:1980

Questions & answers

Q:
Hi, Our son and his wife and our 3 year old grand daughter will be visiting this summer. Would a 3 year old enjoy the …
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Hi, Our son and his wife and our 3 year old grand daughter will be visiting this summer. Would a 3 year old enjoy the museum? Is there much to hold her attention? Activities? Thanks.
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i think it would be ok...there's plenty of displays to keep them occupied...at least for a little while
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Frequently asked questions

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Where Do I Catch The Train To Virginia City?
A:
NOT at the Nevada State Railroad Museum. The train from Carson City to Virginia City is operated by the Virginia & Truckee Railway. Trains depart from their Eastgate...
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