STEAM Summer Camp

Kids ages 7-12 years old can join the Railroad and Heritage Museum for a new summer camp! This year we are focusing on STEAM - Science Technology Engineering Art and Math. Get all the details on our STEAM Camp Page.

April 13th, 2018|Programs|

Homespun History 2018

Step back to a time before modern machinery and megastores, when many of the items we use every day were made by hand. The Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum will host a free Homespun History Family Day on Saturday, March 3rd from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Stop by to learn how craftspeople create beautiful [...]

February 28th, 2018|Programs|

Cabin Fever Family Day

Winter blues got you down? Spent too much time together over the holidays? Bring the kids and venture out to the Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum this Saturday, January 6th for the FREE Cabin Fever Family Fun Day held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m at the museum. “We know that the holidays can be [...]

January 2nd, 2018|Events|

New Years Eve 2018

Ring in the new year at the beautiful Santa Fe Depot as the Railroad & Heritage Museum presents: Midnight Masquerade New Year’s Party on Sunday, December 31, 2017 from 9:00pm to 1:00am. This New Year’s celebration will feature hors d’oeuvres, a midnight champagne toast, New Year’s party favors, and dancing with a live DJ in the grand [...]

November 10th, 2017|Calendar, Events|

Kick-off for Caboose Fundraiser

The Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum Foundation will host a kick-off event for a new fundraiser on Saturday, November 4, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on the grounds of the museum. The event will launch the Save the Caboose campaign which will fund restoration efforts of the historic Missouri-Pacific caboose which was damaged by [...]

October 20th, 2017|Calendar, Events|

Museum Day Live!

Free Admission on September 23, 2017, with Downloadable Museum Day Live! Ticket Temple’s Railroad & Heritage Museum will open its doors free of charge on Saturday September 23, 2017, as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s thirteenth annual Museum Day Live!, an initiative in which participating museums across the United States emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian [...]

September 13th, 2017|Programs|

Call for Artists

We are looking for artists for our second annual Transcontinental Art Fair on August 19 & 20, 2017. Find all the details on our Art Fair page.

May 15th, 2017|Events|

Events and programs on hold

Reminder: The City of Temple and the Parks Department have asked us to suspend events and programs like our Family Days at the museum during the construction of the Santa Fe Plaza in front of the museum. The initial stage of construction involves digging up streets and parking lots around our campus. Once this phase [...]

May 10th, 2017|Calendar, Programs|

Get your tickets for the Wizarding Express!

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum will be hosting a magical train ride on Saturday, March 11th. We will be riding Amtrak from Temple to McGregor, returning to Temple by school bus. Costumes optional - but we'd love to see them! Schedule: Riders will get a chance to attend Magic School [...]

February 9th, 2017|Programs|