America’s Largest Train Museum Is Right Here In Illinois And You’ll Want To Visit

One of America’s biggest attractions is right here in Illinois, and it provides exuberant fun for the whole family. Take a trip back in time to when energy-powered transportation was still in its infancy, and learn how people got around before you were born.

Whether you ride the train daily or have never been on one before, this museum will have something special for you. Keep scrolling to see why locals love this attraction.

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The Illinois Railway Museum is located at 7000 Olson Rd Union, Illinois. Check the museum’s website for schedules and more information.

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