There’s A Magical Train Ride In Nevada That Most People Don’t Know About

Located in historic Boulder City approximately 25 miles south of Las Vegas, the Nevada Southern Railroad Museum—operated by the Nevada State Railroad Museum located in Carson City—provides visitors with an up close and personal history of the locomotive in the Silver State that is highlighted by a magical train ride that details the history of the area and the construction of the iconic Hoover Dam. If you are a train enthusiast, this is the perfect outing for you.

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The railway is open everyday from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. For more information such as directions and ticket prices, please call (702) 486-5933.

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