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Danbury Railway Museum

Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White Street, Danbury, CT 06813
+1 203-778-8337
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Danbury Railway Museum is a fun time for kids and family.

This little museum does a good job of imparting the history and importance of the railway systems... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frederick B
Operated a 44Ton Switcher in the Yard for Railway Days

The first weekend in August the Danbury Railway Musuem host Railway Days, for $10.00 you get a day... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
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Stratford CT
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“model trains” (7 reviews)
“all ages” (9 reviews)
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Danbury Railway Museum, 120 White Street, Danbury, CT 06813
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+1 203-778-8337
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little museum does a good job of imparting the history and importance of the railway systems in America through the experiences of the Danbury line. It has some fun exhibits that are hands on for kids and the railyard allows the kids to board...More

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Danbury R, Volunteer at Danbury Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us, and for your support! We do offer train rides in our railyard from April through November, and during our Santa trains in December.

Reviewed 6 August 2017

The first weekend in August the Danbury Railway Musuem host Railway Days, for $10.00 you get a day filled with fun, train rides, history, trains, refurbished train cars, new friends and railroad stories from the volunteer memebr of DRM. There a Steam Train that is...More

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Danbury R, Director at Danbury Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your review and for your support!

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We love taking our children to this museum. It may be small and the train rides are super short, however the rides are on old trains with cool character. We also love looking at all the old train cars in their yard. The train models...More

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Danbury R, Director at Danbury Railway Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your review and support!

Reviewed 30 July 2017

Small museum in old railroad station building with trains on tracks behind building. All types of railroad items from uniforms, equipment, timetables, etc.

Thank BCR37
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoy an interesting museum and learn some history of the area. Only $6 and parking on site right on the side of museum, nice displays and several train sets with displays of town and surrounding buildings that kids can run. Outside of the main building...More

1  Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

What a fun adventure! The museum has all stuff from the past on the railroad to look at. There are interactive displays and a kids play area to use while you wait to board a train ride. The train takes you up the track, and...More

1  Thank addiefifi
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The railway museum in Danbury really appealed to my 3 year old. It had a play area where he could be hands on with toy trains and tracks. He also loved pushing the buttons to watch the model trains go around the tracks which was...More

2  Thank Sandra-Lee P
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend has an obsession with trains and was ecstatic to see there was a railway museum so close! We went on a really cold and windy day but we had so much fun! There's an indoor portion with cool artifacts and plenty of model...More

1  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Love to ride the train it was amazing thank you so much for such a great experience. Great for families couples maybe ust buy yourself, anyway you go it was a great

1  Thank Vivian V
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I'm not into trains but this was a fun experience, especially with two young kids. Riding the train and getting to explore the interiors of others was cool. The volunteers obviously love what they do.

1  Thank NYCleveland
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Danbury R
14 March 2016|
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Response from Danbury R | Property representative |
Adults are $6.00 Children 3-12 are $4.00 Seniors 62+ are $5.00 Children under 3 are free Rides (weekends) are additional $3.00
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