A Common Heritage Of Uncommon People
Commemorating the significant contributions of Railroaders and their families to American life and industry.
Begin your journey at the Railroaders Memorial Museum, housed in the historic 1882 Master Mechanics Building that once was home to the extensive testing labs of the “Pennsy.”
Travel back in time by exploring a city built by railroaders and for railroaders. Wander through the ethnic neighborhoods of Altoona and experience the lives of railroaders at work and home.
The Railroaders Memorial Museum offers 3 full floors of exhibits, a movie theatre, indoor lunch area, outdoor picnic area, and a fully stocked gift shop.
Railroaders Memorial Museum is now open 7 days a week!
1300 Ninth Avenue, Altoona, PA 16602
(toll free) 888.4ALTOONA