New This Year!

  • Storytime with Mrs. Claus

  • 5 acres of trains, beautifully decorated for Christmas

  • 'Twas the Night Before Christmas walkthrough storybook

  • Socially distanced pictures with Santa Claus featuring trains!

  • Holiday Harborside Express Train Rides

In addition, this year the entire museum will remain

open for guests to visit!

Highlights include:

  • The 1932 Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Depot.

  • The RPO car, Rail Post Office, is an actual restored postal car that used to travel the country delivering mail.

  • Two sleeper cars you can walk through and see how travelers used to journey across the country before airlines and the interstate system.

  • Two steam locomotives you can climb into and pretend to be an engineer.  Great photo opportunity for parents!

  • Four display cars with indoor exhibits featuring the history of the railroads in the United States.

  • No visit would be complete without a stop at the Gift Shop!  We're stocked up with train-themed toys, books, stuffed animals and great gifts for your own railfan!


Adults (13-64): $10

Seniors (65+): $8

Children (3-12): $5

Children 2 and under: Free


Open Daily

10am - 5pm

Holiday Hours HERE

(409) 765-5700


Main Entrance:

123 - 25th Street

Free Parking &

West Ticket Office:

2602 Santa Fe Place 

Galveston, TX 77550


The Galveston Railroad Museum is dedicated to the restoration, observation, and re-use of its historic facilities and equipment for the development of educational and interactive programs, which support railroading and transportation initiatives serving our regional community.

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The Galveston Railroad Museum is a 501(c)(3) organization registered in the state of Texas.