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McAdam Railway Station

Closes in 25 min: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Beautiful piece of history in the back woods of NB

Blink and you might miss passing through McAdam, but don’t miss the station! About an hours drive... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jordon H
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Manitoba, Canada
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New area day trip with friends

This is a municipal led non profit major renovation as a tourist attraction and is still a work in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hadley W
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Rothesay, Canada
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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96 Saunders Rd, McAdam, New Brunswick E6J 1L2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Blink and you might miss passing through McAdam, but don’t miss the station! About an hours drive from Fredericton, this beautiful station is steeped in history. Browse through the main waiting room for tourism information, a tiny little gift shop with goods made by local...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jordon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a municipal led non profit major renovation as a tourist attraction and is still a work in progress. Objective is to restore as close as possible to original CP property in its prime time in the 1950s. Now operating for special occasions and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hadley W
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A definite must for train enthuses, and architectural enthuses alike. It's a major part of both New Brunswick's and Canadian history. They do daily tours which are extremely informative with fun anecdotes added along the way. All summer and into early autumn they serve railway...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bonnie C
DaveM5420, Director at McAdam Railway Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and thank you for taking the time to let others know.

Reviewed 2 October 2018

I could not believe that someone wrote a review and said the staff wasn't friendly! We hadn't been to the station since they restored it and we were amazed, it has obviously been a labor of love. We went up for the train ride and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Estella B
DaveM5420, Director at McAdam Railway Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience. We do appreciate the hearing from our visitors.

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Impeccably restored... a must visit, we stopped for New Brunswick maps and directions to the best breakfast in town and they delivered. Great employees!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lise P
DaveM5420, Director at McAdam Railway Station, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience. We do appreciate the hearing from our visitors.

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Although this is a beautiful place, but staff not friendly at all, we are tourists traveling. The day we went there was a wedding going on and couldn't see everything, ok, but the staff could of been more friendly and courteous and told us things...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dave M, Director at McAdam Railway Station, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to express your disappointment on your recent visit to the McAdam Railway Station. We take great pride in the knowledge and commitment of our Station guides in satisfying the interests of our patrons. I do understand that there was...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We really enjoyed the guided tour of the railroad station The guide was very well informed and presented the information well. I asked a question and they emailed me with the answer later the same day.our whole family really enjoyed the tour.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The community of McAdam is to be commended for their efforts to preserve and restore this fascinating and historic building, which is an astonishing structure to find in the middle of nowhere! Much remains to be done, but a great start has been made. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Adrian D
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

MCADAM TRAIN station is a reminder of the days when train travel was the way to get across our vast country. The tour guide will take you through the workings of the major nexus in the CP line in the Maritimes. They are working on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This turn of the 20th cemntury railroad station/hotel/restaurant/jail is a nice place to spend a few hours. Lot's of exhibits to see and read. The personal guided tour of the station is adequate, but our guide didn't know some of the artifacts that were intere4sting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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The railway station is open annually from July 1 - September 30. The station was also opened in November 2016 for a wonderful Christmas display of over 10,000 lights plus working train sets but is now closed for the season... More
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