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Central Florida Railroad Museum

Open Now: 13:00 - 17:00
Open today: 13:00 - 17:00
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Great tour of the railroad museum

Very interesting and great exhibits also free admission. We had a guided tour very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Vicki G
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Neat place, but we needed more time...

Wow, lots of stuff in there, looking at it from the outside, we didn’t think it was that big. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jgatravels
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Gainesville, Florida
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southeast corner of the intersection of South Boyd and Joiner Streets, Winter Garden, FL
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very interesting and great exhibits also free admission. We had a guided tour very knowledgeable person who made the experience really interesting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, lots of stuff in there, looking at it from the outside, we didn’t think it was that big. The docent was really knowledgeable but we didn’t schedule enough time to fully enjoy...we’ll be back!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jgatravels
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We had a great time and were pleasantly surprised to find much historical documents and artifacts here. Friendly volunteers who love the railroad.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mollydog391
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Best place in the orlando metro area to gain valuable information of the rich railroad history of central floirda

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jarrod R
Reviewed 27 August 2018

this area has a long history of railroading - particularly to transport vegetables and, later, citrus. the museum captures the history very well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dennis f
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We were in town for the farmers market and stopped by after it was over. We went inside and the two men behind the desk were so informative. They gave us some history and answered all of our questions. We love trains.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marjory H
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Upon walking in the door your greeted with hints, history and visual memories from the past. An amazing collection of railroad items from lanterns, signals, train dinning sets, railway workers uniforms, pins, pictures, actual rail equipment and historical items from the roaring train days gone...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TravelBoy27
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Entrance is free for this place but, they do have a donation box to help with cost. I took my kids here to see the trains. They loved it and didn’t want to leave. It is a small place with two floors but, they do...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

If you’re a railroad fan this quaint little museum is for you. Dedicated primarily to the now defunct Tavares & Gulf 38 mile shortline railway, they also have mementos from numerous other railways. You can wander around on your own self guided tour or take...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Teachcool
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The Railroad Museum was such a surprise because the building didn't look that big. There was so many items, it was almost hard to see it all. It's well worth the stop to have a look.

Date of experience: March 2018
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SineadF87
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Response from Teachcool | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and best of all, there are lots within walking distance. Check trip advisor for restaurants in Winter Garden and you'll find a whole list of eateries.
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