Steam Railroading Institute, Owosso

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#90 of 134 in Museums in Michigan
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  • August 8, 2017
    If you like trains, you will the the SRI in Owosso. Home of the 1225! (North Pole Express aka Polar Express) They also have an awesome miniature track and offer rides on a sweet mini train! A lot of f...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    This place has alot of history. It's small. There's not much to the museum inside, but there's alot you can learn. The people there were very knowledgeable about steam engines & answered all of our qu...  more »
  • June 21, 2017
    While the museum is not particularly large or detailed, there are displays of railroading from the past. The major attraction is the steam engine 1225. This large locomotive was the model for the movi...  more »
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  • June 15, 2017
    This place is great for kids to see big steam power!
  • December 18, 2016
    Loved riding The Polar Express. The entire experience was great. Will definitely go again next year!!
  • March 16, 2017
    Good time for the kids, it is all about them. Cool destination!
  • November 25, 2016
    Great examples of rolling stock plus PM1225 (THE Polar Express!). A must for railfans.
  • December 26, 2016
    Beautiful Museum with a once in a lifetime opportunity to ride behind the real polar express!

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