National Train Day

Amtrak’s fifth annual celebration of passenger rail service. Two Amtrak Texas Eagle passenger trains stop nightly in Poplar Bluff. Nearly 5,500 passengers got on/off at Poplar Bluff during past Amtrak fiscal year. Free Amtrak information. The Moark Regional Railroad Museum will give away a model train set valued at $80. Register by donating $2 for 1 ticket for $5 for 3 tickets. Limit of $5 per person. View museum exhibits, 30-foot model train layout and Southeast Explorer Mobile Museum. Walk through Missouri Pacific caboose. Purchase model railroad items in Train Shop. Regular museum hours are 1-4 p.m. Saturdays(except major holiday weekends). Admission is free, but donations are appreciated. Members of Poplar Bluff Historic Depot Corporation Board also will have open house at Amtrak station in the historic 1910 depot on Second Street.

 

Contact:  573-785-4539

MoArk Regional Railroad Museum
303 Moran Street
Poplar Bluff, MO  63901
2016 TBA