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Wizarding Express 2018

Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum will be hosting a magical train ride on Saturday, March 17th and Saturday, March 24th. 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 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Geek Out! Family Day

Geek Out with Us! The Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum will host their annual Geek Out! Family Day on February 3rd from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. This free event celebrates all the wacky, wonderful things we love! Whether you’re into history, comic books, mad science, engineering, princesses, space aliens, or wizards, Geek Out! Day [...]

February 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

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|

Holiday Closures

The Museum and City of Temple offices will be closed December 22-25. Please enjoy a safe and wonderful holiday!

December 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

New Exhibit: Sign of the Times

Don't miss our wonderful winter exhibit, "Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster, 1844-2012," on display December 15-January 19. Find out more on our exhibits page.

December 16th, 2017|Exhibits|

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|

Santa at the Depot 2017

Santa Claus will be coming back to the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum on Saturday, December 2nd for the annual Santa at the Depot celebration. He’ll arrive by train at 10:00 a.m. and will be meeting with kids all day until 4pm. Each child that visits with Santa will receive a small gift, courtesy of [...]

November 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Jingle Bell Express Train Trips

THESE TRIPS ARE SOLD OUT!! Fun family trip with Santa! The Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum will be hosting special holiday train rides with Santa Claus on Saturday, December 9 and Saturday, December 16. We will be riding Amtrak from Temple to McGregor, returning to Temple by school bus. Tickets: By popular demand, we are [...]

November 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Veteran’s Day Closing

We are closed for the city holiday on Friday, November 10. We will be open Saturday, November 11 with free admission for Veterans.

November 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|

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|