Railroad Museum of Oklahoma - Enid, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 36° 24.224 W 097° 52.908
14S E 600266 N 4029310
Quick Description: A fabulous indoor/outdoor railroad museum
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 9/11/2010 12:55:16 PM
Waymark Code: WM9NXJ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member alermy
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Railroad Museum of Oklahoma is located in a renovated Santa Fe freight depot at 702 N. Washington, north of downtown Enid. The museum opened in April 1989.

Hours: Tues-Fri: 1:00-4:00
Sat: 9:00-1:00
Sun: 2:00-5:00
Closed Monday
Phone: 580-233-3051
Admission: Free (with suggested $3.00 per person donation appreciated)

Over one million pieces of railroad memorabilia are on display, as well as extensive HO, N-scale and Lionel model railroads/scenery. There is also a gift shop.

Twice a year, excursions are held, as fundraisers for the museum. In September a run from Enid to Drummond (10 miles each way) takes place. Then, in May, to coincide with the Rattlesnake Roundup, an excursion from Enid to Okeene (38 miles each way). Tickets are sold for the trip which consists of locomotives pulling 8 cabooses.

Outside the building, on the North side is a full two city block area displaying dozens of pieces of rolling stock.
Museum Website: [Web Link]

Train ride provided?: yes

Actual railroad cars or locomotives on display?: yes

Admission fee?: Free, however, donations are appreciated)

Street Address: 702 N. Washington, Enid, OK 73701

Gift shop?: yes

Café/restaurant?: no

Theater?: no

Other features?:
Excursions, model trains

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