Western Rail Road Museum About Us


The mission of the Bay Area Electric Railroad Association is to preserve the regional heritage of electric railway transportation as a living resource for the benefit of present and future generations.

To fulfill this mission the Association will promote:

  • The study of electric railways, their physical equipment, properties and operations in northern California and the West.
  • The procurement and preservation of historic electric railway equipment, materials, and property
  • Thedisplay and interpretation of surviving historic equipment, materials and properties.