We offer group tours to schools and other community organizations. Tours can be arranged for groups of 15 or more.

Tours Include:

  • Santa Fe Steam Locomotive 3423
  • 1950 Pine Mesa Sleeper Car
  • 1913 Clover Glade Pullman Sleeper
  • MKT Caboose
  • Exhibits about the history of Temple, working on the railroad, and the historical significance of the railroad.

Tours are appropriate for all ages, but students must be at least 1st Grade to do handcars.

Call (254) 298-5167 or email gstockburger@templetx.com to check whether your date is available and reserve your day.

Tour Content:
Your students will learn about the history of the railroad, what traveling by the rail was like, and what it was like to work for the railroad. School groups also have the option of letting students ride and operate a working handcar.

$3 per student (with handcars)
$2 per student (without handcars)
Teachers/Staff members are free
Minimum of 15 visitors

We accept cash, credit card (VISA, MasterCard and Discover), or check.

Make checks payable to the
Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum