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What's Hot This June
Posted on May 19, 2017 at 8:11AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Summer is on its way and that means there's more time to experience Columbia, SC through a line-up of seasonal events, concerts, exhibits and more! Keep reading for a roundup of things to ...
Columbia SC's Faces of Travel: Lee Snelgrove with One Columbia for Arts and History
Posted on May 11, 2017 at 7:43AM by Dayna Cantelmi
U.S. Travel Association's National Travel and Tourism Week is upon us once more! This year's theme, the Faces of Travel, focuses on the people who make the tourism industry warm, welcoming ...
Columbia SC's Faces of Travel: Abby Naas with the Columbia Fireflies
Posted on May 9, 2017 at 10:32AM by Dayna Cantelmi
U.S. Travel Association's National Travel and Tourism Week is upon us once more! This year's theme, the Faces of Travel, focuses on the people who make the tourism industry warm, welcoming ...
Columbia SC's Faces of Travel: Chef Mike Davis with Terra
Posted on May 9, 2017 at 9:42AM by Dayna Cantelmi
U.S. Travel Association's National Travel and Tourism Week is upon us once more! This year's theme, the Faces of Travel, focuses on the people who make the tourism industry warm, welcoming ...
Columbia SC's Faces of Travel: Rita Patel with Hotel Trundle
Posted on May 8, 2017 at 1:20PM by Dayna Cantelmi
U.S. Travel Association's National Travel and Tourism Week is upon us once more! This year's theme, the Faces of Travel, focuses on the people who make the tourism industry warm, welcoming ...
Columbia SC's Faces of Travel: Trae Judy with Music Farm
Posted on May 8, 2017 at 7:00AM by Dayna Cantelmi
U.S. Travel Association's National Travel and Tourism Week is upon us once more! This year's theme, the Faces of Travel, focuses on the people who make the tourism industry warm, ...
What's Hot This May
Posted on April 27, 2017 at 6:10AM by Dayna Cantelmi
Between the weather, sports, concerts and festivals, there's no reason not to be out and about in the streets of Columbia, SC this May. Read on for a roundup of things to do below, then ...
What's Hot This April
Posted on March 23, 2017 at 1:32PM by Dayna Cantelmi
Welcome to Columbia SC - The Real Southern Hot Spot! This month is packed with events showcasing our food, culture, scenery and more. Keep reading for a roundup of things to do below, ...

South Carolina Railroad Museum

How would you like to take your children or grandchildren for a ride on a real passenger train, visit a red caboose or an authentic dining car, or even a Pullman car that once ferried earlier generations across the country?

YOU CAN!   Come spend an afternoon at the South Carolina Railroad Museum. There's something for everyone! Come see freight cars, passenger cars, and even a real steam engine on display.

And best of all, you can ride the train!
 

2010 Summer Schedule
Dates: Open each Saturday June 5 through August 28
Open: 9:30 am until 3:30 pm
Train Departure Times: 10:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm

2010 Fall Schedule
Dates: Saturdays September 4 & 18,
October 2 (Caboose Day)
Open: 9:30 am until 3:30 pm
Train Departure Times: 10:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm

Train Ride Details:
The train ride is a 10 mile round trip on the Museum's railroad lasting about 1 hour. There are no restrooms on board the train.

Special Event Days:
The special event days are as follows:

March 27 and April 3, 2010 - Easter Bunny Eggspress Trains

2010 Steam Train Days October 16, 17, 23 and 24
Advanced reservations are highly recommended to reserve your space on the train. All tickets $15.00 each. No First Class or cabooses operated on these days. Trips will last about one hour for a 7 mile round trip ride. Trains will be operated by Flagg Coal Company #75 an operating coal fired 0-4-0 steam engine.

November 27 - Santa Trains 2010
December 4 and 11 - Santa Trains 2010

Special Event Trains may operate on a different schedule than that of the Regular Open and Train Ride Days schedule.






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