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Illinois Railway Museum

Location:
7000 Olsen Road
Union, IL, 60180,
Phone:
(815) 923-4000
Online:
Hours:
Weekend operations: 10:30AM – 5:00PM, grounds 9:00AM – 6:00PM
Weekday operations: 10:00AM – 4:00PM, grounds 9:00AM – 5:00PM
About:

The primary mission of the Illinois Railway Museum shall be to educate the public as to our nation’s railroad and railway history, by:

* Collecting, preserving, and restoring rolling stock; artifacts, structures, and related transportation equipment for display to the public;

* Exhibiting the operation restored rolling stock and equipment on a demonstration rail line; and

* Collecting, preserving, and maintaining a reference library of publications, drawings, technical information, and other materials regarding railroads, railways, and related forms of transportation for research and other purposes.

Illinois Railway Museum
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