• Railroad Museums and Tourist Lines in New England

  • Pertaining to all railroading subjects, past and present, in New England
Pertaining to all railroading subjects, past and present, in New England

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  by Otto Vondrak
Railroad Museums and Tourist Lines in New England

Here is a list of active railroad museums and tourist operations in New England. Please let me know if any information is outdated, or if I left anyone out. Enjoy!


Railroad Museum of New England/Naugatuck Railroad (Thomaston, CT) http://www.rmne.org

Danbury Railway Museum (Danbury, CT) http://www.danbury.org/drm/

Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum (Willimantic, CT) http://www.cteastrrmuseum.org/

Connecticut Trolley Museum (East Windsor, CT) http://www.ceraonline.org/

Shore Line Trolley Museum (East Haven, CT) http://www.bera.org/

SoNo Switch Tower Museum (South Norwalk, CT) http://www.westctnrhs.org/tower.htm

Valley Railroad (Essex, CT) http://www.essexsteamtrain.com/


Berkshire Scenic Railway (Lenox, MA) http://www.berkshirescenicrailroad.org/

Old Colony & Fall River Railroad Museum (Fall River, MA) http://www.ocandfrrailroadmuseum.com/

Shelburne Falls Trolley Museum (Shelburne Falls, MA) http://www.sftm.org/

Cape Cod Central (Hyannis, MA) http://www.capetrain.com/

Edaville Railroad (South Carver, MA) http://www.edaville.com/

Western Gateway Heritage State Park (North Adams, MA ) http://www.mass.gov/dcr/parks/western/wghp.htm

National Streetcar Museum (Lowell, MA) - http://www.trolleymuseum.org/lowell

----------Rhode Island----------

Newport Dinner Train (Newport, RI) http://www.newportdinnertrain.com/

Old Colony & Newport Scenic Railroad (Newport, RI) http://www.ocnrr.com/


Vermont Railroad Museum (White River Jct., VT) http://cvrr.railfan.net/glorydays/pages/index.html

Green Mountain Railroad (excursions throughout) http://www.rails-vt.com/

----------New Hampshire----------

Clark's Trading Post (Lincoln, NH) http://www.clarkstradingpost.com/

Conway Scenic Railroad (North Conway, NH) http://www.conwayscenic.com/

Hobo Railroad (Lincoln, NH) - http://www.hoborr.com/hobo.html

Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad (Meredith, NH) - http://www.hoborr.com/winni.html

Mt. Washington Cog Railway (Bretton Woods, NH) - http://www.thecog.com


Seashore Trolley Museum (Kennebuncport, ME) http://www.trolleymuseum.org/

Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railroad (Belfast, ME) http://www.belfastrailroad.com/

Boothbay Railway Village (Boothbay, ME) http://www.railwayvillage.org/

Cole Land Transportation Museum (Bangor, ME) http://www.colemuseum.org/

Oakfield Railroad Museum (Oakfield, ME) http://www.ainop.com/users/oakfield.rr/ ... useum.html

Wiscasset, Waterville, and Farmington Railway Museum (Alna, ME) http://www.wwfry.org/

Sandy River & Rangely Lakes Railroad (Phillips, ME) http://www.srrl-rr.org/

Maine Eastern Railroad (Rockland, ME) http://www.maineeasternrailroad.com/

Maine Narrow Guage Railroad Museum (Portland, ME) http://www.mngrr.org/

--Edited March 2011
Last edited by Otto Vondrak on Thu Jan 12, 2006 4:09 pm, edited 4 times in total.