Located in historic downtown Council Bluffs, Iowa, on the Missouri River, we're a great place for friends and family to come and learn about the Union Pacific Railroad.Directions
General Admission is free
Thursday-Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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Dec. 21-23, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Dec. 28-30, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
"Great place to go on a winter's day. Very educational!"
"Keep up the good work. It was fun learning about trains. It's an amazing museum!"
"This museum has fantastic displays! Love the demonstration of what made America great: hard working American spirit!"
- Top 5 Reasons to Visit!
December 02, 2017
Have you never visited the Union Pacific Museum? Thinking about putting us on your list? Maybe these Top 5 reasons to visit will get you on your way to visit!
- Friday, Dec. 1: Working on the Railroad Exhibit Grand Opening (5-7 p.m.)
November 28, 2017
Join us for the grand opening of our newest, permanent exhibit! Try out the new upgraded simulator and show off your build the train skills in an interactive game.
- Saturday, Nov. 18: Celebrate Native American Heritage Month (1-3 p.m.)
November 15, 2017
Union Pacific Railroad Museum is partnering with Union Pacific's Council of Native American Heritage (CONAH), an employee resource group, to celebrate National Native American Heritage Month on Nov. 18 with a free lecture by University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) professor of history Kent Blansett entitled, "When the Stars Fell from the Sky: the Cherokee Nation and Autonomy in the Civil War."
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