First Timer’s Guide to the Galveston Railroad Museum by Sand ‘n Sea Properties

Looking for fun things to do with the whole family in Galveston, Texas? You don’t want to miss the Galveston Railroad Museum.

Located next to the Strand Historic District, the old rail station calls to train enthusiasts of all ages with a collection of vintage locomotives, an art deco station, and rail rides. Whether you visit to check out the huge train yard or come for a special Christmas season event like the Polar Express, the museum makes for a fun family day out on the island. Plus, it’s an easy island drive away from your Galveston vacation rental.

To help you prepare for your visit, we’ve compiled a guide with everything you need to know about the Galveston Railroad Museum.


Activities at the Galveston Railroad Museum:

  • Tour the Train Yard
  • Ride the Caboose
  • Explore the Old Depot
  • Visit the Map Room
  • Model Train Room
  • Board the Polar Express
  • Exit at the Gift Store
  • Dining Around the Museum
  • Spend a Day at the Galveston Railroad Museum

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