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Revelstoke Railway Museum

719 Track Street W, Revelstoke, British Columbia V0E 2S0, Canada
+1 250-837-6060
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Historical museum

Though I live here, I still like to take guests to this small but very well done museum. If you... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Jeannie S
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Revelstoke, Canada
Do it!

My RR buff husband was in his glory. I loved the old, historic pictures of the CPR construction... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Derric R
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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 05:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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719 Track Street W, Revelstoke, British Columbia V0E 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Though I live here, I still like to take guests to this small but very well done museum. If you like trains and history, it's worth your

Thank Jeannie S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My RR buff husband was in his glory. I loved the old, historic pictures of the CPR construction. Excellent displays for kids to see what train travel used to be like...

Thank Derric R
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Very clean. Extremely informative without being boring. Exhibits are very well done. You can gain access to some of the train cars. There was a black and white movie I believe called The Railroaders which was very interesting. A little hard to hear so sit...More

Thank Wanda R
Reviewed 17 August 2016

What an interesting museum with a great historical collection to see, read, climb into and touch! My husband and I were there for a good 2 hours, could have stayed longer too. Excellent for all ages!

Thank Jennjenn66
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Well laid out exhibits with decommissioned trains and plenty of history. I enjoyed this more than I thought I might and spent a little over an hour reading thru the material and watching the films. Quite an interesting assortment of history an old photos to...More

Thank TDakin
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Enjoyed a wander around here. Lots of things to look at. Enjoyed reading the history of the railway.

Thank CaCarolin
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I'm not really into trains but I called in here to kill an hour and was surprised by the amount information on display and the number of trains and carriages, I learned a lot about the trans Canada railway. It was a very informative museum...More

Thank Bayside101
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We only intended to to 'kill' a bit of time but this was an excellent way to spend an afternoon. Run by a group of volunteers there is a small entry change ( about 5 Canadian dollars) but well worth it. This is a well...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 9 August 2016

When traveling westward through Canada, you can't help but notice all the changes brought about by the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway. You see them in the great hotels (Chateau Lake Louise) and Tea Houses (Plain of Six Glaciers) built by the CPR to...More

Thank CarolDM1900
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice museum - 10 CAD charge. There is an exhibit about building the railway, then a great indoor exhibit of a steam locomotive and a luxury train car, model railroads and an engineer simulator. Great okay area for the kids, too. Take the family...More

Thank Robert V
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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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