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Museum Showcase Weekend!

Sep

3 & 4

2022

Once a year the Western Railway Museum hosts its annual Museum Showcase Weekend.. This year Members Day is Saturday, September 3rd and 4th. Join us as we celebrate our Museum’s collection with operation of less frequently run equipment, special presentations and tours in our Library & Archives, car barn tours, and more.

 

Your chance to see, photograph and ride rare and historic streetcars and interurbans....

Bring the family for an inexpensive day of fun. Pack a picnic to enjoy in our shady park.
No extra charges for this special event -- our regular ticket prices apply!
Tickets good all day for as many rides as you like!

Book Tickets for September 3 & 4, 2022 bellow

Buy Tickets in Advance By Clicking Here!

The planned schedule of equipment for Interurban Train rides this year follows below (subject to change at any time):

Saturday September 3rd

  • 11am: Sacramento Northern Train 1005-1020
  • 12:30: Key System Bridge Unit 182
  • 2pm: Cedar Rapids and Iowa City 111 (limited seating)
  • 3:30pm: San Diego  1018

Sunday September 4th

  • 11am: Sacramento Nothern Train 1005-1020
  • 12:30pm: Cedar Rapids and Iowa City 111 (limited seating)
  • 2pm: Portland Traction Company 4001
  • 3:30pm Key system Bridge Unit 187

Special Member Only Up Grades of special rides or tours will be available at the station day of the event on a first come first serve basis.

Other Cars in the museum's collection will be showcased and make shorter runs around the museum property. These Trips will be first come first serve with regular admission.

Come see and ride our pride and joy - an authentic 2-car Sacramento Northern electric interurban train!

MD 2

 

Portland Traction Company #4001

PTC 4001 WRM

 

East Bay Street Railways (Key System) #352

MD 3

 

Key System "bridge unit" #187

MD 4

 

San Francisco Municipal Railway (MUNI) #178 -- The "Iron Monster"

MD 5

 

San Diego Metropolitan Transit (SDMTS) #1018

SDMTS 1018 WRM

 

Sacramento Northern GE Locomotive #654 with restored SN caboose #1632

SN 654 1362 WRM

 

trains 654 caboose 178

Though we do our very best to operate all planned trips, sometimes schedule changes are necessary owing to mechanical problems with our historic equipment, or available volunteer staffing.

Bring the whole family!

 

Hours

Year Round
Saturdays & Sundays
10:30 am – 5:00 pm


Summer Hours
Wednesday & Thursdays
10:30am - 3:30pm
(Walking tours only)

Saturdays & Sundays
10:30am – 5:00pm

Summer hours may vary and/or change at any time due to cases of extreme heat, weather conditions, and/or the ability of our volunteers.


Closed Holidays
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day

Museum Location

5848 State Highway 12
Suisun City, CA 94585

(707) 374-2978

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