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

Support the museum and have some fun - FILL-ANTHROPIC 

to benefit the CT EASTERN RR MUSEUM

Wednesday, April 12 from  6 to 9.

The Willimantic Brewing Co./Main Street Café Restaurant & Bub Brewery | 967 Main St. | Willimantic CT

Save the Day - Opening Day at the Railroad Museum, that is!

Coming, May 6th, 2017

Rides, food, music and fun!

New Video for the Museum!

Thanks to the students at ECSU for producing this promotional video of the museum.

Click the image to check it out:

WILLIMANTIC celebrates the 13th annual Chocolate Fest!

Chocolate Festival 2017

So does the RR museum. We had a display at Sumner & Sumner, 757 Main St, Willimantic 

during the Annual Chocolate Festival featuring an operating model train display.

The Museum is

CLOSED for the season.

Hope to see you in May 2017!

But see our Special Events below!

May  - October     Saturdays  10:00AM – 4:00PM      Sundays  12:00PM – 4:00PM

Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum - Entrance at Bridge St.Willimantic, CT, proceed down the gravel road.


Oct 9th was the 13th annual Night Photo Shoot, organized by Tom Nanos - New England Railroad Photography

Two photos by Tom Nanos.

Please visit our revised

Special Events

page to see coming events.


News and notes:

Come see out newest addition:

Former P&W TC-401 American crane

P&W 25 ton self-propelled crane.

Early October saw an additional turnout on the P&W track outside the museum. Here is their track laying equipment waiting to go to work.


See list of members receiving their NRHS 25 Year pin on the Member's Page!


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The April 2017 Issue of the Ghost Train Journal is now available online! Railroad Travel, Hobby & Industry

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