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Utah State Railroad Museum

2501 Wall Ave, Ogden, UT 84401-1359
+1 801-629-8446
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Interesting old depot and huge trains on display outside.

Don't miss seeing D&RG steam engine 223 which is being restored on Saturdays at the north end of... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Brent M
South Weber, Utah
Don't Miss the Inside Historical Exhibit

It appears that some people limit their visit to the free outside exhibit of locomotives and cars... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Islamorada, Florida
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2501 Wall Ave, Ogden, UT 84401-1359
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Don't miss seeing D&RG steam engine 223 which is being restored on Saturdays at the north end of the depot track-side.

Thank Brent M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

It appears that some people limit their visit to the free outside exhibit of locomotives and cars. Too bad. The inside museum has a very interesting description of the development and construction of the transcontinental railroad supplemented by a 45 minute Modern Marvels video. There...More

Thank Bugzie913
Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you're a train buff, definitely check this out if you're traveling by Ogden on I-15. The open-air museum is open on Sunday - when many Utah attractions are closed - and admission is free. An interesting collection of mostly locomotives shoehorned into a very...More

Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

There are some food things about this site. One is the building itself (Union Station) which while not nearly as impressive as other old railway stations such as Denver or i. KC, is still nice. The second is the price. Veey affordable (3 for kids,...More

Thank Clemente71
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Modest selection of engines, etc well displayed and with good signage. The hospital car was the most interesting to me as I had not seen one before (of course it makes sense they existed). I appreciated the information on the placards so I could learn...More

Thank Anonymous855
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Went with some train-crazy family members. I've been there multiple times and there always seems to be something new to be discovered. Utah's railroad history is the nation's railroad history, after all.

Thank RockyRaab
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This was an awesome find of trains in storage for showcase and were somewhat protected under a canopy from direct sun, rain or whatever comes down from the heavens. This is a great stop for any train buff who enjoys looking at the great work...More

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Came here during winter. IT was pretty cool to see the different trains and engines and how they were built, but after a while it kinda felt repetitive to me. It was cold outside, as it is outside under a shelter. I know people come...More

Thank nicbott
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Love the museum, the train station and all of the trains inside and outside. The outside exhibition is for free and anyone can just walk in. Sadly there were kids running over the roofs of the engines and I saw a ton of vandalism. If...More

Thank Tcas787
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Big railroad museum with indoor and outdoor attractions including 5 full size trains with engines and cars. It is located at the beautifully restored Union Station on Wall St. They rotate different trains in but all are older. Very cool. The indoor museum has some...More

Thank Paul B
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30 July 2016|
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Response from Guy C | Reviewed this property |
I do not know but is a main street and next to the 25th street shops.
14 June 2016|
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Response from WStatesTraveler | Reviewed this property |
Museum hours: Monday – Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm Tickets: CHILD 3-12 $3 STUDENTS with ID card $4 ADULT 18-61 $5 SENIOR 62+ $4 Family Day Pass $15 Admits up to 2 adults and up to 8 dependent children. Note: Prices... More