Historic RailPark & Train Museum

Step back in time to the golden era of railroad passenger service as a Tour Guide takes you behind the scenes of a Railway Post Office Car, Dining Car, Sleeper Car and Office Car, with special occasion options to see the interior of a diesel locomotive, a rare WWII Unit Hospital car, a Caboose and a rare 3-section Segregation rail car. Meander at your leisure inside the museum. Activate the model railroad exhibit by the sHOw Modular Model Railroad Club, and explore the social and cultural history of the railroad through exhibits on Segregation, Hobos, Dining Car, Civil War, a movie theater and much more. Kids under 5 can enjoy the play area in the Gift Shop!

Hours

Mon-Sat 9am-5pm CST

 Sun 1pm–4pm  CST

 

Announcements:

* The Historic Railpark is pleased to host the John Walker Barriger III traveling photo exhibit now through August 1st!

 

 * The Historic Railpark is proud to be a Blue Star Museum! All Active Duty Military and up to 5 immediate family members receive free admission when they present a current military ID.

 

 

Admission

$12 for adults

 $10 for seniors (60+)

 $6 for children (ages 5-12)

Children 4 and under are free

Location

401 Kentucky St Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101

270.745.7317

GPS Coordinates: N 36 59.991, W 86 26.274

Tours

Guided rail car tours begin at 10am  Mon-Sat and 1pm Sunday. Final tour begins at 3:30pm Allow 1 1/2 to 2 hours for your visit.