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C & O Railway Heritage Center, Clifton Forge

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#91 of 163 in Museums in Virginia
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C & O Railway Heritage Center is located in Clifton Forge. To visit C & O Railway Heritage Center and other attractions in Clifton Forge, use our Clifton Forge trip itinerary builder.
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4.6
  • If you're keen on railways and vintage carriages, this is the place for you. You can climb into the cab of an old steam engine, then see the interior of the C & O Presidential dining-car, an old saloo...  more »
  • We stumbled across this museum as we were driving home from a Virginia trip. Walking through cars furnished with 1940s decor reminded us of how luxurious railway travel in the US once was. Mid-20th ce...  more »
  • I had been to the old "museum" at the C&OHS headquarters and the additions are nice. It's a bit sad to see the disrepair of some of the cars, but the 614 looks great and the docent in the cab knows hi...  more »
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  • Pleasantly surprised. Be sure to go through the caboose and the passenger cars--especially the dining car. The main museum is packed with information on all things Chesapeake and Ohio Railway.
  • Really neat to see the old steam locomotive. Can't wait to visit again when it's open.
  • If you have someone in your family who loves trains.thia place is a must!! My 2 year old loves rising the train.
  • I absolutely love it! My grand daddy "L.C.Rowan aka: Major"from Glen Wilton,, worked for this R.R. until he retired..God rest his soul..There's ALOT of history around these parts
  • Good to see. Liked the George Washington train the most.

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