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Georgia State Railroad Museum

655 Louisville Road, Savannah, GA 31401
+1 912-651-6823
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Housed in the former Central of Georgia Railway Roundhouse and Repair Shops Complex at Savannah, the Georgia State Railroad Museum exhibits a collection of historic, restored rolling stock and interprets the history of railroading in the state of Georgia, offering guided tours, student programming, private tour & event bookings, and more!
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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655 Louisville Road, Savannah, GA 31401
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is an authentic former train yard that is amazing to see! The roundhouse was awesome! Highly recommend taking the free tours they offer as you learn so much more and get to see things you can't on the self guided tour. The kids room...More

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We loved the Railroad Museum! It was a great thing to do with small children as they can explore at their own pace and there is plenty of space for them to get energy out! We enjoyed several of the guided tours and thought the...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

At first it seems like there is not much to see here, but the tour guides have lots to point out. The kids loved the steam train ride and playing on the train play area on the lawn.

Thank swtp232
Reviewed 29 July 2017

WE found this very interesting and informative about railroad history in Georgia. Not a real must see, but if you have the time it's worth it.

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting old rail yard with several cars. All open, very hot to walk. Highlight is the short train ride. Can see under one hour.

Thank Mktpro99
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Be sure not to miss this hidden gem. The tour guide was someone who worked the old train yard and was very informative to its history. You get to see the insides of several refurbished rail cars and work a real hand cart.

Thank David M
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We took our two year old here with intentions to go to the children's museum which is in the same park. Our daughter loves choo choo trains. So we of course had to get tickets for this museum. They offer rides on the trains at...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Not a whole lot to see. You do get to see some locomotives up close but you can't see the inside. The steam train site tour was not that great. If you go on it sit in the back because at some points the coal...More

Thank I_Like_Cats_12
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Stopped here with our children as we were passing through GA on our way to Florida. This was a very interesting museum. It is small but has such history in it. I highly recommend getting a tour from Ray. He was very informative and fun....More

Thank April S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Cool for kids that are interested in trains and history. Had some cool buildings and cars to view. Check schedule before going, tours run at certain times so depending on what time you go you may miss it. Our three year old loved it

Thank J6386BXmichelleh
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asb10989
30 June 2017|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
We offer guided tours 10:30-12:00 and 1:00-4:00. Site Tours by Train are currently at 11:00, 11:30, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00. You are not required to view the orientation film. We also have a playroom called Locomotion Lab... More
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jabakaraoke
9 April 2017|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
Georgia State Railroad Museum has a large gravel lot, which is free for museum visitors.
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Joseph P
29 January 2017|
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Response from Emily_Beck | Property representative |
Yes, dogs are allowed on site as long as they are on a leash! With the exception of service animals, dogs are not allowed on the Site Tour by Train or on our Executive Office Car Tours (walking tours through restored rail... More
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