Stewartstown Railroad Station Museum Open House
Sunday, Jul. 21, 2013
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stewartstown Railroad Station Museum 21 W. Pennsylvania Ave. Stewartstown, PA 17363 Directions
The Stewartstown Railroad Station Museum at 21 W. Pennsylvania Ave. (Route 851) in Stewartstown, PA, will be open to the public on Sunday, July 21. Hours will be 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Visitors will be able to view an early 20th century small town train station waiting room and ticket agent’s office. A collection of historical artifacts from the Stewartstown Railroad is on display at the museum. The gift shop will be open. Railroad equipment is on display outside the station.
Weather permitting, the Stewartstown Railroad Company will be operating motorcar (“speeder”) rides during the open house. Rides will start at 1:30 p.m. and operate continuously until 4:00 p.m. The 30 minute, four mile round trip motorcar ride runs from the 1914 station, past the 1906 engine house, over the 1885 iron truss bridge, and return. Fare is $6.00 per seat. The rides are on authentic open air railroad work cars and not passenger coaches.
Admission to the station museum is free; donations are welcome. The open house is hosted by volunteers from the Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad. For more information, visit www.stewartstownfriends.org or call 717-654-7530.
Friends of the Stewartstown Railroad
This event is free to attend.
Event Website: http://www.stewartstownfriends.org Online Registration Available: No
Hospitality & Tourism
Ray Reter Phone: (717) 654-7530