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Museum and Train Rides:

601 Yucca Street, Boulder City

Click for a map of 601 Yucca Street

 

Maintenance Building and Mail:

600 Yucca Street
Boulder City, Nevada  89005

Phone:  (702) 486-5933
Fax:       (702) 486-5901

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Our administrative office is open Tuesday through Sunday, 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM (except for Januarys when our office is open Tuesday through Friday).  Our TICKET OFFICE is open Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM.

Excursion Train Rides are on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year, except for January when we are closed for maintenance.

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IN THE SUMMER HEAT, STAY COOL RIDING IN ONE OF OUR AIR-CONDITIONED COACHES!

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UPCOMING EVENTS: 

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                        HALLOWEEN EXPRESS

October 26 & 27, 2013.  Children (under the age of 12) in costume ride for free.  Click here for more information.

 

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                                   SANTA TRAIN 2013!!!!

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 HO  HO  HO !!!

The 12th Annual Santa Train (December 2013) will be held the weekends of December 7-8, 14-15 and 21-22, 2013, 10 AM to 3 PM.  Tickets will be on sale starting October 1, 2013.  Advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended.  Details will be posted at this link in September 2013.

 

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The 6th Annual Great Train Robbery -- Dates have not yet been determined (probably March 2014)

 

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In 2013, we WILL be open the weekend after Thanksgiving (Saturday and Sunday, November 30 and December 1) and the weekend after Christmas (Saturday and Sunday, December 28-29).


link to Nevada Southern Railway 

Ride the Train on the Historic Tracks of 1931

2013 TRAIN SCHEDULE

Excursion train rides depart every Saturday and Sunday (except January) from the Nevada State Railroad Museum, Boulder City Depot (off of Yucca Street).  The train travels approximately seven miles round trip along the historic Boulder Branch Line to Railroad Pass, located within the River Mountain Range.  The trip is approximately 40 minutes in duration.  

Passengers will be able to ride in refurbished, enclosed, air-conditioned/heated, Pullman Coaches, which date back to 1911.  For those passengers who prefer the fresh air, we offer an open-air coach.  In addition, we have an ADA/handicapped coach with a lift for wheelchairs or passengers needing additional assistance in boarding.

The Excursion Train Ride is available every Saturday and Sunday (except for January).

DEPARTURE TIMES: 

Saturdays and Sundays     (Please note:  Trains do not operate in January.)

10 AM, 11:30 AM, 1 PM and 2:30 PM
Boarding begins 15 minutes prior to departure times.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY TICKET PRICES:

Adults (12 years and older)          $10
Children (4 through 11 years)      $5
Children under 4 years                 No charge
Group rate for 12 or more adults is $7 per adult.

Reservations are NOT required to ride the train on Saturday and Sunday.

Cab rides are available on our regularly scheduled runs for $35/person.  Please no children under 6.  All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  Reservations are recommended.

We offer special runs for schools and groups of 25 or more on Thursdays and Fridays.  The rate for school groups is $5 per person (one year of age and older).  Non-school group rates on Thursdays and Fridays is $7/adult, $5/child (ages 1 through 11).  There is a minimum $125 charge to cover fuel costs.  Please call 702-486-5006 for reservations for your group.

Our 2013 season goes through December 29, 2013.  We will be closed from December 2013 through January 31, 2014.

Departure times are subject to change without prior notice.

Pets are not allowed on the train, except, of course, service animals. 

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The Depot Store is open every Saturday and Sunday (except for January) from
9:30 AM to 3:30 PM.

For additional information call:  (702) 486-5933.
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STAFF:    Greg Corbin, Museum Director                                     (702) 486-5952
                 Administrative Assistant III                                            (702) 486-5006
                 Mike Travaglia, Maintenance Repair Specialist I       (702) 486-5006