News and Events

National Train Day

The Railroad and Heritage Museum, CentraMod, and the Temple CVB are hosting a day of train festivities. Schedule: 10am-4pm around the museum at the Santa Fe Depot: Several train cars outside open for exploration Crafts in the depot Railroad information booths and giveaways Amtrak drawing Toy train fun zone Kids dress up area Handcar rides [...]

2019-04-18T11:40:16-05:00May 11th, 2019|

Night at the Museum Train Ride

Join us April 12th a Night at the Museum! This train adventure will take you on a journey through the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum after hours. Take a lantern tour through the steam engine, learn about the hobo codes, and make your own snack pack before boarding the train to Taylor. Ticket holders will board the Amtrak train at 4:43 pm from the Santa Fe Depot and ride it to Taylor, TX where we will disembark and return to the museum via bus. Tickets are available for all ages ( 18 months and older). Children under 18 months do not need a ticket as long as they are in an Adult lap. Check-in for Night at the Museum will begin at the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum at 3:30 pm Crafts and activities throughout the museum will be available from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. The train will depart to Taylor at 4:45 pm. We will be leaving Taylor and arriving back to the museum by 6:30. Tickets for this event are nonrefundable. If you wish to forfeit your tickets they will be considered as a donation to the museum.

2019-03-30T09:28:41-05:00April 12th, 2019|

Luau at the Depot!

  Aloha! Come dressed to impress in your favorite aloha shirt for the luau at the depot.  Join us for a festive party filled with games and entertainment celebrating and honoring pacific island traditions. Download a Flyer!

2019-01-09T15:34:05-05:00April 6th, 2019|

Transportation Family Day Train Ride

ATTENTION RAILROAD FANS! For our Transportation Family Day we will be hosting a train ride! The Transportation Day Train Ride is for ticket holders only.  It will take place on March 2nd during family day.  The Amtrak train will depart from Santa Fe Depot at 11:25 am and we will return to the museum via [...]

2019-02-15T10:49:36-05:00March 2nd, 2019|