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Interesting train items

I think everyone should visit this train station, it takes you back in time. At the time re visited... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
48lanyone
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Fremont, Wisconsin
Great history of Waupaca and the trains

We live in Waupaca but haven't been here for a few years. I can't believe the changes and the work... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Grmabear
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Waupaca, Wisconsin
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7 Jun 2018
“Interesting train items”
14 Sep 2017
“Waupaca Rail Museum”
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

I think everyone should visit this train station, it takes you back in time. At the time re visited there was an actual train car there which you could look it, but it had been remodeled a bit for sleeping quarts.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank 48lanyone
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I visited the Waupaca Rail Museum in July 2017, quite by accident. It is hidden out of the way, though in the day it was out in the open. The caretaker volunteer and his colleague gave me a first class walk through. They started up...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Ed M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We live in Waupaca but haven't been here for a few years. I can't believe the changes and the work that went into opening up the basement. The volunteers know a lot about Waupaca history. We felt fortunate to be there when a long train...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Grmabear
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This site will be of great interest to railroad buffs and historians, but may not offer much to the average tourist. I have enjoyed stopping in nearly every year to see the progress that has been made toward a goal of restoring the station to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

We drove to the train station and it looks great from the outside, but no one was there to let you in.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Sissy N
Reviewed 27 November 2015

I attended an October, 2015 fundraising event here for a community arts organization. After 10 years of painstaking restoration projects by Mike Kirk and the Waupaca Historical Society, the 1907 Depot is almost back to the way it looked in its glory days. Unlike most...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Ron A
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