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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"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!"
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- Friday, Jan. 6: Dress to Impress: Pajama Night at the Museum (5-7 p.m.)
December 30, 2016
Wear your favorite, public ready pajamas and come tour the museum. Pottawattamie County Conservation and the Council Bluffs Public Library have activities to enjoy. Don't forget to join our pajama parade at 6!
- Holiday Happenings at the UP Museum
November 17, 2016
There is something for everyone at the Union Pacific Museum this Holiday season! From Family Night on Dec. 2, to a goodwill donation wrapping service on Dec. 10 and 17, to a special premier of our Holiday model train display at "Trains and Trees" on Dec. 15, visitors will find plenty to do this Holiday season at the
Union Pacific Museum.
- Thursday, Nov. 17: Project Reindeer! (6-8 p.m.)
November 09, 2016
Join us for an evening of fun with live reindeer, cookies and cider as we celebrate the ceremonial holiday lighting of Bayliss Park!
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