San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum

San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum
  • 1940 Santa Barbara Ave
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
  •   805-548-1894

Hours

Wednesday:
Closed
Thursday:
Closed
Friday:
Closed
Saturday:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday:
Closed
Monday:
Closed
Tuesday:
Closed

Chamber Rating

4.5 - (172 reviews)
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About
San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum

The San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum, located in the heart of California's Central Coast, is dedicated to preserving the rich history of railroading in the region. With a wide range of displays and artifacts, visitors can delve into the fascinating world of rail transportation, including the Surf, Santa Maria Valley, Southern Pacific, Amtrak, Port San Luis, Pacific Coast Railway, Orchard Express, Union Pacific, and more.

One of the highlights of the museum is the Central Coast Model Railroad, a visually stunning 1200 square foot exhibit that showcases the Southern Pacific and Pacific Coast Railway as they operated along the California Coast. This immersive model railroad brings to life the economic vitality and importance of railroads in the local communities, providing a unique perspective on the region's history.

In addition to its exhibits and artifacts, the museum offers various programs and events, including birthday parties, where children can enjoy the museum's platform and play area while parents relax and soak in the sunshine. The museum also has a Video Library that allows visitors to explore the world of railroading from the comfort of their own homes, featuring interviews, documentaries, and archival footage of railroad operations and events.

The San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum is a non-profit organization, relying on the support and donations of the community to continue preserving and sharing the rich railroad history of the Central Coast. Whether you're a history enthusiast, model train lover, or simply curious about the impact of railroads on the region, a visit to the museum is a must for anyone seeking to explore the fascinating world of railroading.

Contact Info

  •   805-548-1894

Questions & Answers

Q What is the phone number for San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum?

A The phone number for San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum is: 805-548-1894.


Q Where is San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum located?

A San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum is located at 1940 Santa Barbara Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401


Q What is the internet address for San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum?

A The website (URL) for San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum is: http://www.slorrm.com/


Q What days are San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum open?

A San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum is open:
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed


Q How is San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum rated?

A San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum has a 4.5 Star Rating from 172 reviewers.

Hours

Wednesday:
Closed
Thursday:
Closed
Friday:
Closed
Saturday:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday:
Closed
Monday:
Closed
Tuesday:
Closed

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