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.
Use this great facility for your next event:
It's the best way to keep informed!
The perfect gift: A real Hands-On Adventure! Nothing better than being in the cab,
or being the engineer of a real, full-size locomotive
as it works up the mountains and into the tunnels.
Nevada Northern Railway you can drive the train", By George Severson July 2018
Choo Heaven: Nevada museum focuses on all things trains", By Kay
and David Scott, CNHI Travel Writers July 2018
"Snow trip 2018 - The Adventure Begins", By M. Scott Smith, DCSki Editor
"Making History on the Nevada Northern Railway"
Featuring the RPO Car, The Desert Empire Project
"Our NEVADA: Drive to Ely Well worth it!", from
KTNV 13Action News by Joyce
"Gifts That Santa, the World Traveler, Would Love", from New York Times -
Business Day Section by Julie Weed
"Nevada Train Ride Into the Past", from Los Angeles Times -
Travel Feature by Jay Jones
"What Does it Take to Bring a Railroad Museum to Life", from Trains Magazine by Robert W. Scott
"A first-timer visits the Nevada Northern, and oh! What a steam show!", from Trains Magazine by Robert W. Scott
"50 State Series:
Top Family Attractions Worth Traveling For", from Flipkey by Traveladvisor.com
Be Workin on the Railroad"
by Susan Cohn in the San Mateo Journal, Feb 1, 2014
vacation just the ticket"
by Eric Freehling in the Butler Eagle, August 26th, 2013
"Nevada Northern Railroad Takes Passengers
Back to the Past."
by Margo Bartlett Pesek in the Las Vegas Review Journal, 15 June
"One Tank Road Trip," from
Bay Area Back Roads, 5-6 July 2008
KNPR, Nevada Public RadioSenator Richard Bryan looks at the
history of the Nevada Northern Railway
in Ely, 30 Sept. 2006
KNPR, Nevada Public RadioCorrespondent
Rick Andrews audio report on the Nevada Northern
Railway, 27 Sept. 2006
Nevada Northern Railway