Help Save a BART Train
The Rapid Transit History Center is an exciting new project that will save a historic BART train. The RTHC will give guests the opportunity to learn about the history of the BART. Museum guests will learn about early concepts and challenges BART had when constructing a new transit system during the Space Age.
Pumpkin Patch Festival
At the Pumpkin Patch, you can purchase your pumpkins, as well as snacks, drinks and other homemade specialties. There are plenty of activities for the whole family at the pumpkin patch!
Every aspect of the Museum, from Conductor to Motorman to restoration specialist to archivist to museum store operations, is run by volunteers. It doesn’t matter if you have special skills or not we provide all the necessary training. All you need is a willingness to learn, some spare time, and an interest in supporting the Museum’s mission to preserve the regional heritage of electric railway transportation.
Executive Director Wanted
The Western Railway Museum is seeking an Executive Director. The Executive Director has overall responsibility for the management of the Museum, assures that the organization’s mission is faithfully carried out, and fosters and oversees cooperative working relationships with staff, volunteers, members of the community and government officials. Important duties include fundraising, fiscal management, community outreach, new program development and strategic planning.