Trip Planner USA  /  California  /  Lomita  /  Museums  /  Lomita Railroad Museum

Lomita Railroad Museum, Lomita

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.3/5 based on 15+ reviews on the web
The Lomita Railroad Museum is a museum in Lomita, California devoted to California railroad history during the steam era.It was founded by Irene Lewis in the early 1960s on a single lot in the middle of a residential part of Lomita, and opened in 1966. The museum building is a replica of a 19th-century depot that once stood in Wakefield, Massachusetts, and there is a full size replica of a water tower. The museum grounds now function as a small public park.Rolling StockThe museum's collection includes: 1902 Baldwin steam locomotive Southern Pacific tender 1910 Union Pacific caboose Santa Fe caboose Union Pacific boxcar Union Oil tank car
With our world travel planner, Lomita attractions like Lomita Railroad Museum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Create a full itinerary - for free!
going to
read all reviews »
  • This Museum is a fun place to take children to explore. Children can climb into the trains, watch railroad videos, and play with the train table! I hope you have a chuga-chuga-choo-choo time! :) 
  • My son really enjoyed this museum as a child.We spent many hours their.Would recommend to families,children and anyone else who loves trains.Wilson park is also great with their monthly train around p...  read more »
  • I live not too far away from this neighborhood museum so I thought it time to visit. I went for a walk and decided to walk through. What a neat time I had! Some nice hands on stuff... A bygone era... 
  • Cute spot. A bit cheesy, but it's trains.
  • Nice place to visit, If you or your little one is crazy about steam engines!
  • Stuning
  • Kinda small.
  • Google map shows it I the wrong location.
Nearby Attractions
Visit for 4​h
Visit for 2​h 30​m
Visit for 30​m
Visit for 1​h 30​m
Visit for 3​h
Visit for 1​h 30​m
Visit for 3​h