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Fennimore Railroad Historical Society Museum

View Website Favorite (2) 610 Lincoln Ave - Fennimore, WI 53809
Information: 608-822-6858
Toll Free: 800-822-1131

Due to COVID the Railroad Museum has closed for the season effective September 28, 2020. Pre-arranged tours are possible. Call 608-822-6858.

The museum grounds is graced by a 1907 Davenport 2-6-0 locomotive next to a water tank with two spouts. A marker explains the history of this unique, narrow-gauge railroad. A miniature 15-inch gauge train gives rides on weekends, 10am-4pm. Inside the museum, a model railroad layout is a replica of Fennimore at the turn of the century. A museum hi-lite is the famous "Dinky," a 3 foot gauge train that ran from Fennimore to Woodman. The museum displays artifacts of the narrow-gauge era, 1878-1926. Group tours welcome, call ahead. Donations appreciated and are used for maintenance of museum Miniature Train rides offered weekends only $1 each.

Due to covid 19 it is suggested to call to verify museum hours and miniature train operation before travelling a long distance.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Runs Memorial Day through Labor Day
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes
  • Museum/Gallery Type
    • Historical
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History
    • Transportation Heritage

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