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The Cowan Railroad Museum represents the railroad that has been an integral part of the city since 1849 when construction began on boring a railroad tunnel through the mountain two miles southeast of town. The Cumberland Mountain Tunnel was finished...more
The kids loved this place. We aren't train nuts or anything, but we certainly enjoyed climbing around on the steam locomotive and cars. The diesel engine needs some work and was certainly secondary to the steam engine. However, it's free! Unfortunately the museum was closed...More
The curator to the railroad museum was fabulous. He gave us information on history of the trains for over 100 years. The museum itself is very interesting and has a lot of heritage including a fantastic steam train. If you love museums this is a...More
Museum is small but full of train memorabilia and history. The nice gentlemen who staff the museum were so informed and clearly LOVE trains. It was fun to wait for the train to roll by. We were able to climb and explore a historic train....More
No one in this town was nice. Ever went to a gas station that wouldn't let you use he bathroom? They serve food and should let patrons use the bathroom. Bunch of Indians own it. Do not come to this town. It reminds me of...More