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What's Happening

  • September 26: ┬íTodos a Bordo for Community Day!Aug. 21 –

    We are teaming up with Union Pacific's Latino Employee Network (LEN) to offer our first-ever bilingual experience during a special Community Day on Saturday, September 26, 2015, from 1 to 3 p.m.

  • September 26: Museum Day Live!Aug. 21 – While admission is always free at our museum, we are still proud supporters of Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live! event. Museum Day Live! is an annual event that encourages museums across the country to open their doors to anyone presenting a ticket for free.
  • July 11 & 12: Railroad Days 2015 Railroad Days is an annual celebration of all things train and track! For just $15, two adults and all their children receive admission to and transportation between five Omaha and Council Bluffs-area museums. Click on the headline to learn more!
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Visitor's Comments

"This museum has fantastic displays! Love the demonstration of what made America great: hard working American spirit!"

"What a wonderful tribute to those who dedicated their lives to the railroad. My dad would be proud of what you have done here. Thank you!"

- Earlene Durrant, Daughter of Owen. A Durrant

"The interactive exhibits were great!"

- Larry & Deb Thierer, Alma, KS

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Curator's Corner

Timetables are some of the most important historical documents created by the railroad. They were designed to help station agents, employees and passengers know when a train should be departing and arriving. To ensure employees knew which trains should be stopping at their stations; timetables are set up in columns.

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