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Nevada State Railroad Museum

600 Yucca St, Boulder City, NV 89005-1702
+1 702-486-5933
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$10 spent here was lots more fun than putting it into any slot machine. We got a flyer at the Vegas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dennis K
via mobile
Worth the visit if you're near Boulder, by Nicole Rovig

Check the schedule before you go. There are train rides at times which are cool and they offer a... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Nicole R
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East Lansing, Michigan
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“train ride” (18 reviews)
“love trains” (5 reviews)
“open air car” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
600 Yucca St, Boulder City, NV 89005-1702
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+1 702-486-5933
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

$10 spent here was lots more fun than putting it into any slot machine. We got a flyer at the Vegas Convention and Visitor's Center that gave each of us $1 off. The train trip only runs on Saturdays and Sundays this time of year....More

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Check the schedule before you go. There are train rides at times which are cool and they offer a program to teach you how to drive a locomotive - be sure to check the site for dates. Otherwise, you kind of walk around a few...More

1  Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This steam engine and museum are worth the time and effort. May interesting things to see from times gone by. We took the ride it was fun too. Several geo cashes can be had also. The staff is knowledgeable and informative. Take the time and...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Easy to find, short piece of track run by lovely volunteers with some interesting Rolling stock, immaculately preserved. Well worth a visit to or from the Hoover Dam as you pass the road end. Staff full of knowledge and characters good for kids too. Hear...More

Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed learning about the trains, different cars and loved chatting with the folks that make this run...all volunteers! The ride is well worth the money ($10 for adults). We loved being able to ride in the open air car and waving at folks on...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have been to many historic train museums and this one is the most well maintained and organised. This museum is open all the time and the backdrop of the desert mountains is beautiful. You can go and wonder around even when official hours close....More

1  Thank AllanAve
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went while in Vegas, took our 3 year old and 15 year old grandsons. The little one was more excited than his brother, understandable. It's a great little museum, all the volunteers are great and very knowledgeable. We got on the train tracing the...More

1  Thank joeysgirl88
Reviewed 24 April 2017

great for all ages!!! lots of information and relaxing old time fun,culture is a great joy. the staff is very very freindly

1  Thank Doris B
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

A small but beautiful collection of historic trains. Shame we couldn't get into most of them apart from the postal one.

1  Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The museum is open weekends for train runs, and the display area is open seven days per week. Please visit website for schedule of departures; the ride is approximately 45 minutes.

1  Thank Frank C
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