Take a trip back in time aboard one of our regularly scheduled passenger train trips. Excursions operate throughout the year:
Join railfans who come from around the world for a first-hand adventure on the "Best-preserved short-line in America":
Getting here can be a great adventure. Check out some of the options:
Yes, you can spend a night or two here in the museum.
WHAT: Acclaimed by critics as the best preserved, most authentic, American short-line railroad in existence
WHERE: Ely, NV (elv. 6447ft). Approximately 250 miles north of Las Vegas in the mountains of Central Nevada
OWNERSHIP: White Pine County Historical Railroad Foundation and the City of Ely are the trustees of this 501c3 non-profit National Historic Landmark.
LEADERSHIP: Mark Bassett, Executive Director
Selected published news articles about the Railway
"At the Throttle" - A series of articles by Mark Bassett, Executive Director
Nevada Northern Railway as a Movie Location
Nevada Northern History, Art, and Culture
When mentioning the Nevada Northern Railway in an article, please refer to our official web site, http://www.nnry.com. Here readers can find out more about the history of the railroad, the area it serves, and information about upcoming events including our unique "Be the Engineer" experience.
|31 Jul 2013||Steptoe Valley Flyer|
|15 May 2013||Sunset and Stars Train|
|18 May 2013||Good Prospects on Saturday Geology Trains|
|01 May 2013||Mom's Ride Free on Mother's Day|
|30 Apr 2013||Wig Wag Signal on American Restoration|
|18 Sep 2006||Nevada Northern Railway Proclaimed National Historic Landmark|