Union Pacific Railroad Museum, Council Bluffs

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  • This is only a “fair” museum! The lack of outside exhibits and an extra poor gift shop are reasons to skip it! The location is quite bad and not easily found!  more »
  • It is a great old building, very family friendly. The trains are in awesome condition and they have a nice variety  more »
  • We took the family to this wonderful interactive museum of the culture of a city getting ready to go out west. The elementary school aged family members loved the interactive building of the rails for...  more »
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  • Great museum run by volunteers! Kids enjoyed it though there weren't any full size trains for them to actually get in, they still thought it was pretty cool.
  • It is free to go here and you can walk around and read the history behind the different exhibits and the history of the railroad its self. I spent about an hour here and got to see pretty much everything. There is a gift shop as well but I didn't include a trip there on this visit
  • Very friendly and knowledgeable volunteers. Lots of interesting information and some fun interactive games. Enjoyable way to spend a couple hours in Council Bluffs.
  • Wanted to go in but not open during the week. Was really looking forward to it. But I guess I'll never get to go now.
  • Small, donation entry fee. Kinda being polite with 5 stars but yeah, it was fine.
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