Galveston Railroad Museum

2602 Santa Fe Place
Galveston, TX 77550
Phone: (409)765-5700

As of October 15, 2019 the Railroad Museum will be closed for normal operations due to setting up and running of the Polar Express event. The Railroad Museum will resume normal operations beginning January 6, 2020. 

Located in Galveston, the Galveston Railroad Museum is a complex of historic facilities and unique attractions.

Towering at the head of the Strand, the vast Railroad Museum boasts one of the largest restored railroad collections in the southwest, and one of the five largest in the country, with numerous railroad memorabilia and exhibits, including more than 40 pieces of locomotives and rolling stock. South East Texas' most popular railroad museum, there is something here for everyone!

Throughout the year, experience lavishly restored trains, engaging exhibits, and unique special events. Most Saturdays, the Museum offers rides aboard the "Harborside Express" train between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. boarding every 20 minutes.

Meeting Space

Dining Cars

  • The City of Galveston: 64 seated
  • Southern Dinner & Silver Hours: 40 seated

The Depot

  • 250 for seated
  • 325 for stand up
GALVESTON ISLAND PASS
Galveston Island Pass

The Railroad Museum participates on the Galveston Island Pass! The pass allows you to select attractions that save you up to 40% off admission prices when you choose to visit four or more participating attractions.

Purchase tickets online by clicking here!



Hours of Operation
Daily: 10am - 5pm

As of October 15, 2019 the Railroad Museum will be closed for normal operations due to setting up and running of the Polar Express event. The Railroad Museum will resume normal operations beginning January 6, 2020.

Note: Hours may be seasonal and subject to change.