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C & O Railway Heritage Center, Clifton Forge
(4.7/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
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  • My favorite part of the museum visit was being able to go inside the train cars and locomotives. The Greenbrier dining car was lovely, and made me long for the charm of years-ago railroad travel. Be s...  more »
  • The little museum is very nice and does a good job covering the history of C&O. The O-scale exhibit was very impressive and the staff was very friendly. The outdoor rolling stock exhibits were few but...  more »
  • We visited while staying at Douthat State Park, just like 8 miles drive, and was a fun day exploring Clifton Forge and learning the railroad history and more of the area. I highly recommend this. 
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  • 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.
  • If you have someone in your family who loves trains.thia place is a must!! My 2 year old loves rising the train.
  • Really neat to see the old steam locomotive. Can't wait to visit again when it's open.
  • Great for the child in all of us