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Revelstoke Railway Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
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Quite interesting with many magnificent huge engines on display

Interestingly we were held up by the Canadian Pacific Train which is 2.5 miles long before we could... read more

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E2684TNpickyfromuk
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England
If you are into Trains, then a stop by is a good thing

Excellent locomotive to view and some nice exhibits, the Golden Spike was laid just East of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
S4735UMjohns
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Thornbury, Canada
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719 Track Street West, Revelstoke, British Columbia V0E 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed today

Interestingly we were held up by the Canadian Pacific Train which is 2.5 miles long before we could cross over the tracks to reach the museum. The display of the huge engines is very interesting and there are some older examples outside the large indoor...More

Thank E2684TNpickyfromuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent locomotive to view and some nice exhibits, the Golden Spike was laid just East of Revelstoke so there is real feeling of history attached to the Museum.

Thank S4735UMjohns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While overnighting in Revelstoke we were looking for something to do as it was raining, by recommendation we visited this little museum. Parking was free and admission $10 a person, very reasonable for everything we seen. The museum explains the extensive history of trains in...More

Thank T_and_A_Dobson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting, nice to see these old trains up close. Glad to see there are being restored for history.

Thank unraue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were amazed at the quantity and quality of the exhibits here. And the size of some of them; being really close up to the engines and coaches was quite an experience. The displays are all very good, and we loved the artwork and the...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A brilliant museum to visit especially if you are a train geek like my girlfriend. This visit earned me many many brownie points. Jokes aside an excellent museum full to the brim with history and information.

Thank SamBrown654
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This world class train museum is located in downtown Revelstoke along Victoria road. Many classic train cars and engines and offers a very good history review of the challenges of building a railroad through British Columbia.

Thank vegasrugbyref
Reviewed 1 October 2018

They have great pieces, the perfect setting, and really wonderful staff. A great part of Canadian history.

Thank _ryansrockets
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We enjoyed the Railroad Museum, it is very well done. There are a couple of feature short movies to watch that are worth taking time for. The miniature displays are quite remarkable and very intricate. Take the time to check this place out, it is...More

Thank Heather7A7
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We were impressed with the amount of excellent information about railroading and the coach car and steam engine displays. I learned a great deal about how a railroad through the mountains is surveyed and constructed.

Thank Anthony T
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Andrea M
25 June 2017|
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Response from RevRailwayMuseum | Property representative |
We recommend at least an hour but it can take up to 2 hours, or more, if you take in all the exhibits, ride the simulator, talk to an engineer, and watch the film in the theatre. You can also bring a picnic lunch and enjoy... More
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Juzer L
13 May 2017|
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Response from RevRailwayMuseum | Property representative |
Hi Juzer, Thank you for your message. We would be delighted to have you and your family visit on Sunday May 21. We will be open from 9:00 to 5:00 and we have lots for all of you to enjoy! You may arrive at any time as... More
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