Galesburg Railroad Museum, Galesburg

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The Galesburg Railroad Museum is a railroad museum in Galesburg, Illinois, United States. The Museum is located at 211 South Seminary Street, Galesburg, IL 61401.Its collection includes CB&Q 4-6-4 3006, a Pullman "Meath" car, Railway Express RPO Combination Mail & Baggage Car, CB&Q Burlington Route Way Car and a museum building housing a large collection of railroad history in pictures, on paper and items donated to the museum by railroad workers and their families.Parking is available in the city parking lots on Seminary & Mulberry Streets.
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  • The Galesburg Railroad Museum tells the story of a major Midwest railroad crossroads. The museum has primarily donations from people who worked for or were associated with the railroad. It does a nice...  more »
  • This small indoor museum amounts to an odd collection of not that interesting old donated railroad related items pulled out people's attics. It took me 10 minutes at most to view the assortment of ant...  more »
  • I visited the museum during the Galesburg Railroad Days. Big crowds, BNSF display engine, and plenty for rail traffic. You can get in the cab of the steam engine and several of the display cars.  more »

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