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!"
"This museum has fantastic displays! Love the demonstration of what made America great: hard working American spirit!"
- Railroads in Native America: Reflections on the 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Construction
March 14, 2019
Call for Submissions deadline April 15, 2019
- FREE Family Night at the Museum First Friday of Every Month
December 13, 2018
Create, learn, and play! Join us the first Friday of every month when we will be open 5:30-8pm for activities and fun.
- Union Pacific Railroad Museum Welcomes Speaker Walter Echo-Hawk, Author of Sea of Grass: A Family Tale from the American Heartland, Saturday Dec. 1
November 06, 2018
Walter Echo-Hawk (Pawnee) is a Native American speaker, author and attorney who works diligently to protect the legal, political, property, cultural and human rights of Native peoples all over the world.
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