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Georgia State Railroad Museum

655 Louisville Road, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6823
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Housed in the former Central of Georgia Railway Roundhouse and Repair Shops Complex at Savannah, the Georgia State Railroad Museum exhibits a collection of historic, restored rolling stock and interprets the history of railroading in the state of Georgia, offering guided tours, student programming, private tour & event bookings, and more!
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“steam engine” (41 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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655 Louisville Road, Savannah, GA 31401
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very cool place! Try to go when they are having tours so you can go inside some of the restored cars. Lots of photo ops here too, if you're into photography.

Thank Lenyce B
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have quite a few restored engines and cars here was well as some original train yard buildings. You do have to take a guided tour to see some of the executive cars, but it is included with your admission.

Thank sjdavisiv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so dad wanted to go to the train musuem and we reluctantly went along. Wow dad was right. The tour guide was great. Take the Executive Car tour. Take every tour. We learned so much history and interesting facts about trains and everything they...More

1  Thank ckepler2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the Railroad Museum. We got there shortly before closing and the tour guides stayed to answer our questions and gave us a tour of a few of the cars. Very helpful! We love the "history"...incredible brick-work...

Thank TheSaylors2004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are many things to see here in the Railroad museum, but the bench used in the movie "Forrest Gump" is fun to see. There is also an old steam locomotive, civil war items, etc.

1  Thank tubaplyr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small museum! There is no too much thing inside! If you are not a train fans, not visit here. If yes, it will be a great place for you!

Thank GuangxinRong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The exhibits are really interesting but I think they are desperate for funds. Still, it was interesting for my husband who is a train junkie. Gift shop needs a total overhaul and should start selling interesting souvenirs rather than kid stuff.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is an important yet poorly funded piece of Savannah history. For the old engines that pulled the passenger trains to the Executive cars, caboose and the segregation car, it tells history both bright and dark.the old roundhouse still stands. The gift shop is mediocre...More

Thank Greg F
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

** If you have younger children I can guarantee you will see plenty of tears. They will be forbidden from climbing the trains. Ride is very short ** This is a very interesting Private tour. We enjoyed ourselves. Recommended if you like history. We got...More

1  Thank Misifusmiau M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This museum is for the train lover. It is not for kids that are only somewhat interested in trains. The museum more of a guided tour and outdoors.

1  Thank carmen s
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asb10989
30 June 2017|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
We offer guided tours 10:30-12:00 and 1:00-4:00. Site Tours by Train are currently at 11:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00. You are not required to view the orientation film. We also have a playroom called Locomotion Lab... More
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jabakaraoke
8 April 2017|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
Georgia State Railroad Museum has a large gravel lot, which is free for museum visitors.
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Joseph P
28 January 2017|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are allowed on site as long as they are on a leash! With the exception of service animals, dogs are not allowed on the Site Tour by Train or on our Executive Office Car Tours (walking tours through restored rail... More
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