The Chatham Railroad Museum is located in the antique Canadian National Baggage Car 9626. It displays railway artifacts and interactive displays that allow visitors to get a hands-on experience of railway culture.  The museum is open for the summer season between June and August.  This year the season will end on Saturday, August 27th.  During the off-season, tours can be booked by calling the museum and  leaving a message with your name and number, and the museum staff will get back to you!


Museum Hours

(hours vary depending on the week due to outreach tours, but standard hours are listed below) 

Monday        - Closed
Tuesday       - 9am to 4:30pm
Wednesday  - 9am to 4:30pm
Thursday      - 9am to 4:30pm
Friday          - 9am to 4:30pm
Saturday       - 10am to 3pm
Sunday         - Closed



     Please note that the museum will be closed on Friday, July 22, from 1:00 pm until 3:30 pm. Thank you for your patience and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


Please note that the museum will be closed throughout the day on Saturday, August 6th. To make up for any inconvenience this may cause, we will be open from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm on Monday, August 1st. As  well, the museum will close from 9:30 am to 11:30 am on Tuesday, August 9.Thank you for your patience and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Our annual William Glassco Railroad Fun Day will be held on Saturday, August 13th, 2016! This is an event dedicated to the late William Glassco and it celebrates railroad history. The event is held outside the museum around the 1955 Canadian National Baggage Car. This is a free event that includes games, crafts, a layout from the Chatham Model Railroad Club, rail safety information, prizes, food, and more! Bring the whole family and stop by for a day of free fun!