Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum

Roundhouse with equipment ready for a night shoot. Photo copyright Andrew Fisher

Next Event:

Railroad Day

Saturday Sept. 1st, 10 AM - 3 PM

Train rides, music, food and fun.

Our biggest event of the year!


News:

Museum Award!

Working on the

concrete roundhouse floor,

7 1/2 inch gauge ride-on train,

signage and self-guided tour booklet 

The Museum is

Open for the 2018 Season

See the Events at left or

on Special Events page.

May  - October    

Saturdays  10:00AM – 4:00PM     

Sundays  12:00PM – 4:00PM

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Coming down the track -

RAILROAD DAY!

Saturday Sept. 1st, 10 AM - 3 PM

Our biggest event of the year. Food, music fun and TRAINS for the whole family!

We've been working hard on new stuff - stay tuned for more information!

Fun for the whole family - check out the new Kid's Depot!


You can now support the museum with your Amazon purchases through Amazon Smile


On May 24th Jean Lambert accepted the Windham Chamber of Commerce 

"Windham Arts Creative Business Award" on behalf of the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum

at the Chamber of Commerce dinner.

Bill Dougal photo


Pictures of Opening Day

First train of Season

New Ride-on-Train

Parts of a donation of materials

Another part of the donation - Amoskeag Manufacturing


New and VERY Limited

The Calendar is back! With 13 Color and B+W photos.

$15 each plus postage.


New Video! A Ride on the Air Line.

Join me on the Narragansett Pier RR Fairmont Speeder for a ride over the old NY&NE/NYNH&H Air Line roadbed at the museum.

Check it out!


On Sept. 30th 2017 we hosted the Central Vermont Railway Historical Society as part of their annual convention.

Thanks to all who came for a visit.

  

See the last door going on the Roundhouse, and the final color coat on the CV 4052 caboose!


Thanks to all our guests who made -

Railroad Day, September 2nd, 2017 a great success!

       

Also thanks to all the volunteers, performers, vendors and displays who made the event special.

  


Attention All Connecticut Libraries

The Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum is participating in a Museum Pass Program. If interested please contact Robert A. LaMay at cermfl9@comcast.net

Museum Passes are available at $100 each and admit 2 adults and 2 children (12 and under are Free)  free of charge. For more information please visit www.cteastrrmuseum.org or "like" us on Facebook - www.facebook.com/Connecticut Eastern-Railroad-Museum-122662274431468/

Visitors: Check with your local libary and ask them about the Museum Pass Program. 


The Dec 2017 Issue of the Ghost Train Journal is now available online!

 

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