This Fun-Filled Train Museum Is A True Hidden Gem In Kentucky

Many share a fascination with trains, their history, and the way in which they impacted Kentucky. Dozens of towns and destinations in the Bluegrass have managed to hang on to the nostalgia of the locomotive, and we even have museums, train rides, and events that celebrate their past, present, and future. The Kentucky Railway Museum in the small town of New Haven is definitely a train lover’s paradise, and there’s something at this hidden gem for everyone. It’s a fun-filled destination that has plenty of history, artifacts, and experiences that make it a worthwhile visit.

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The Kentucky Railway Museum is a beloved destination in our state that you may not have known about, but should definitely add to your list of must-have historic experiences in the Bluegrass. Have you visited this nostalgic museum and perhaps taken a ride on a train? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!

The Kentucky Railway Museum is located at 136 South Main St., New Haven, KY 40051. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.

And for more train-themed destinations throughout Kentucky, check out our previous articles here.