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Nevada State Railroad Museum

600 Yucca St, Boulder City, NV 89005-1702
+1 702-486-5933
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Rail Bikes at Boulder City

Rail Explorers started rail bike tours last week... I got to go on one of the first runs... you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Henderson, Nevada
A slice of history

This gem of a museum is tucked away in Henderson. I saw the sign by accident and decided to check... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ventura, California
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600 Yucca St, Boulder City, NV 89005-1702
+1 702-486-5933
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rail Explorers started rail bike tours last week... I got to go on one of the first runs... you ride downhill to the base of Railroad Pass... then a short up hill... To the end of track (for now)... Then you gather in the desert...More

Thank RandyHees
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gem of a museum is tucked away in Henderson. I saw the sign by accident and decided to check it out. Admission is only $1 for seniors and kids, $2 for adults. For this, I spent a good two hours exploring not only the...More

Thank slorraine0930
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting place to visit for all visitors. To discover the creation of the Nevada Railroad. There many exhibits of the State railroad.

Thank Gonzalo D D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glad I stopped at this museum. It was free to look at the trains and model train display. They asked for a donation and I was very glad to do so in hopes that they can continue what they have going here. They had a...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Very inexpensive, the kids will be excited to see the classic locomotives, and there’s hot chocolate for sale. Lots of photo ops, mini train ride , mini ride on a large steamer, and the best of all a few mile scenic ride on the famous...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Located in Boulder City, Nevada, the Nevada State Railroad Museum offers a 40-minute round-trip train ride on the original tracks of the old Boulder Branch Line that were built in 1931 to take supplies to the Hoover Dam construction site. The train - an early...More

1  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

$10 spent here was lots more fun than putting it into any slot machine. We got a flyer at the Vegas Convention and Visitor's Center that gave each of us $1 off. The train trip only runs on Saturdays and Sundays this time of year....More

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Check the schedule before you go. There are train rides at times which are cool and they offer a program to teach you how to drive a locomotive - be sure to check the site for dates. Otherwise, you kind of walk around a few...More

1  Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This steam engine and museum are worth the time and effort. May interesting things to see from times gone by. We took the ride it was fun too. Several geo cashes can be had also. The staff is knowledgeable and informative. Take the time and...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Easy to find, short piece of track run by lovely volunteers with some interesting Rolling stock, immaculately preserved. Well worth a visit to or from the Hoover Dam as you pass the road end. Staff full of knowledge and characters good for kids too. Hear...More

Thank Deborah T
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