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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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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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655 Louisville Road, Savannah, GA 31401
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Highlight is two complete owners cars. One even has the original interior, the other has period correct furnishings. Many interesting original building also.

Thank swimroger
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Being a railroad buff, I've been to many museums across the country. This is one fantastic railroad museum. Every tourist place in every ad says "the best"...this really is the best.

2  Thank AmbieThursby
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

If you are a train enthusiast, this is a must visit this museum. You can walk about and look at the engines and take a short train ride with a tour guide and experience the turn table for the train!

Thank Lyssette C
Reviewed 25 March 2017

So glad we made time to visit this museum. We were able to walk around and see many different trains on display. There are many presentations throughout the day. While we were there, we were able to tour a Pullman that had been restored. We...More

Thank zhillsmom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This tour was well enjoyed by the train fans in our group. Our guide did an amazing job, sharing her passion for the trains on the property. This is also a wonderful stop for families with little people as they but a play area in...More

1  Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great restoration and a work in progress. Civil War History - Sherman"s Bow Ties" and all. Well maintained. ALSO has several great model train displays in most gauges that the kids will enjot.

Thank rolesville_dave2013
Reviewed 10 March 2017

If you like trains, you'll enjoy visiting this museum. Many really neat old engines in a great setting. The roundhouse itself is very cool. I enjoyed walking the grounds and viewing the displays. Might be a little boring for younger children. There are a few...More

Thank RICK S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

There were only a couple a cars that were completely restored that you could look at, but only at certain times with a tour guide. There was another tour that centered on the equipment that was used to repair the cars. I didn't do that...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This was an interesting and fun experience. We went on a guided tour of different kinds of train cars, learned about the site and its history in Savannah, and even got to try a handcar. You can also wander on your own and read about...More

Thank EleniZSoutheastOh
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This was probably the highlight of our vacation! My fiancé is obsessed with trains so we knew immediately we had to come here. We arrived first thing in the morning when the opened so we looked around before the first tour started. Will was our...More

Thank SarahAnne828
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jabakaraoke
is there free parking nearby?
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
Are small dogs allowed
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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Gail K
Is there a bus tour around the Historic District as we are not able to do much walking. If there, is do you have to book ahead of time and if anyone knows the approx. cost that would be helpful.
22 January 2015|
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Response from CynWasHere | Reviewed this property |
Trolly Tours and Old Savannah Tours (easily found doing a Google search.) Both of these companies had many many tours going every day, and I believe they will also pick up from hotels and you can buy a ticket where you can... More
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