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Tuscumbia Railroad Depot Museum

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Well worth a visit when in the area

This is a nice, small museum with knowledgeable staff. The sights include a few train cars and... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Tom F
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Sheffield, Alabama
Tour of the old Depot

This was an interesting tour of the old train depot and a walk around of the reconstructed round... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Charles M
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Montgomery, Texas
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1 Nov 2018
“Well worth a visit when in the area”
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“Love things like this”
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204 W 5th St, Tuscumbia, AL 35674-2402
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

This is a nice, small museum with knowledgeable staff. The sights include a few train cars and locomotives, maps, train station articles, and photos. The restored/rebuilt roundhouse next door is a large, pleasant public gathering place for a wide variety of events. The museum is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tom F
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very friendly. Lots of old trains. Nice exhibits inside. Lots of historical references to the area and the help is very friendly, co-operative in answering questions.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We totally enjoyed our visit!! Beautiful place very educational!! Wonderful staff members!! Learned so much and took aim great pictures!

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

This was an interesting tour of the old train depot and a walk around of the reconstructed round house and turn table for the trains. The tour was by a knowledgeable volunteer.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Charles M
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Worth a stop to see the station, turntable and new(rebuilt?) 3 stall roundhouse. The freight cars are also interesting to see. Worth it to stop in if you are in the area.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We visited this on the Friday afternoon of the Helen Keller festival weekend. For a small entrance fee, we got a personal guided tour by someone who had lived in Tuscumbia his whole life. He took us through the depot building and explained many of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank DTSAlabama
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Tuscumbia itself is a small southern town that always holds a dear place in my heart. That is where I spent some of the happiest years of my childhood. The railroad Museum wasn't there then, but it is a good place to go now. If...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 3 February 2015

The depot was a great venue for the wedding that I attended. Although, I believe the bride selected her own caterer and decorator for the event.

Date of experience: January 2015
2  Thank Getpacked77
Reviewed 28 January 2015

It's ok as part of the overall history of the area, but other than one old diesel engine and a few cars, there's not that really that much to see. Hopefully over time more can be added.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Temblor123
Reviewed 3 January 2015

If you are a railroad buff as many people are then this is a must see. If you like history it goes well with a visit to Tuscumbia and as just a visit it is just OK. Great Photo ops.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank stevecJ3769BU
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