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Review of Union Station

Union Station
Ranked #2 of 47 things to do in Ogden
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: For 50 years this stately and historic depot served as a major hub for transcontinental rail service. Today, it remains a monument to grand rail stations of the early 20th-century and includes four museums: the Utah State Railroad Museum, the Natural History Museum, the Browning Kimball Car Museum and the Browning Firearms Museum.
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I was very impressed with all of the things to look at. It really is amazing to learn the history of the train. My children love the play and learn area. We enjoyed the experience and I'm still amazed at the size of some of these trains.

Thank bst3v3ns
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Good old time museum with full size trains outside and an extensive museum inside explaining the building and challenges of building the cross country Railroad System. Also inside are the Browning Gun museum, A Rodeo museum, and an Art Gallery.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful museum! Historic trains, firearms, rodeo and cars! Also, a changing art exhibit. Just to sit in the main concourse and imagine the building in it's heyday!

Thank 834bettye
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This museum works very well with the Golden Spike Monument run by the National Park Service just 1 hour away while looking at the railroad portion of the museum. The exhibits are well presented and we learned a bit about the building of the Transcontinental Railroad. I would plan to spend about 2 hours here at a minimum. There is plenty of free parking and the ticket prices are very reasonable.

Thank BernieandJune
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

I found this to be the ideal place to park and wandered thru the lobby of this railroad depot. There are museums inside for an admissions price but I wandered up and down the 3 blocks of Historic 25th Street instead. The whole area has an art installation of painted ponies. This was a major early 20th c railroad hub which created the boom town history of Ogden. This is a great place to start to not only learn about this notorious area, but to pick from the many eateries and have lunch.

Thank vagabondginger
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