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Foley Railroad Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Nice place to visit. The little train ride is also very nice. Small kids like it. Gift shop is very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norma V
Very fun and educational

I highly recommend a stop at the Foley Railroad Museum. The model town is exceptional. A chance to... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Gulf Breeze, Florida
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125 E Laurel Ave, Foley, AL 36535-2651
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to visit. The little train ride is also very nice. Small kids like it. Gift shop is very nice reasonably priced gifts. Walking through the museum was pretty informative.

Thank Norma V
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I highly recommend a stop at the Foley Railroad Museum. The model town is exceptional. A chance to go on a real train and for kids a fun ride on a fun train around the block of the Museum.

Thank charlietindell
Reviewed 20 July 2018

I took my two-year-old here while on a day trip to the area, and we had a fun time. The model train setup is super cool, and it kept the wild two-year-old's attention for a while. The folks working there are also super friendly. There's...More

1  Thank ertofu
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This museum is about the coolest thing to do in Foley. It’s nice and cool inside so it’s a good way to get out of the heat. They display is amazing and they are always improving it. Great for adults and kids alike !

Thank Noplacelikehome445
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Free! How often can you say that about kids activities? Full size rail cars and locomotive for kids to explore. Amazing O gauge train layout that is operated by the Caboose Club volunteers on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Super nice folks who love talking to...More

Thank mary k
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Very personable staff. The models were great. The museum was comfortable. The train ride was fun. The videos were educational

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

While in the area we decided to visit the train museum. The kids liked looking at the all the things on display...like an old ice box and washing machine. They liked pulling the whistle and climbing the train that sits outside on display. The model...More

1  Thank Labtech211
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Love the model train exhibit--it is amazing. The props and scenery in it are interesting and nostalgic. The museum offers a lot of artifacts; there's even a real steam engine and caboose on the grounds.

1  Thank sharoncraversc
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The train museum has different hours so check before you go. It's the best thing about the place. Miniature city is awesome and I could watch it for hours. Everything is old school and trains work perfect in the city. Outside is nice, but not...More

Thank Colette T
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Great fun with railroad enthusiasts. They gave plenty of information about trains to my 2 year old granddaughter. Fun trains..even had a Thomas the train chugging down the track.

Thank Beemergirl123
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