Even though we can't currently host Family Day at the museum you can still enjoy it from home! Join us for June Virtual Family Day! On Saturday, June 6th we will post all of our fun crafts and activities to our Facebook and website so that you can enjoy our crafts from the comfort of [...]
The Museum will be reopened to the public beginning at 10 am. To see what we are doing to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, please click on our cleaning procedures here. COVID-19 Cleaning Procedures RRHM For further questions, please contact our gift shop at 254-298-5172.
“After Promontory takes a wide view, considering the events at Promontory to be the start of a larger phenomenon, an entire era of transcontinental railroad construction that stretched for nearly fifty years. At its core is the assertion that, collectively, the transcontinental railroads profoundly reshaped the human geography of the West, giving birth to the region [...]
With the first presumptive case of COVID-19 announced in Bell County, the City of Temple is following the recommendations of county health officials and beginning to take precautionary measures. The safety of our residents, visitors and City staff remains our highest priority. The Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum has cancelled the Spring Break Train Trip [...]
Come out to see the Central Texas Model Railroaders model train display and different railroad themed activities every day of Spring Break!! Activities are from 10 am-2 pm Tues-Sat on the week of spring break and are completely free. Tuesday – Secrets of the Railyard Wednesday – The Power of Steam Thursday – Train Art [...]
Want to get your Geek on? Come on out to the Museum for Geek Out Family Day. Dress up as your favorite superhero, cartoon, or video game character. Enjoy nerdy crafts and fun activities for all ages.
Ever wonder how a volcano works? Do you ever want to learn how to predict the weather? Earth sciences study how the world works, from waterfalls to constellations. Join us as we explore the wonders of nature and the realm of scientific discovery!
The Lure of Niagara: Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection
The Lure of Niagara: Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection It is believed that more prints were made of Niagara Falls before the twentieth century than of any other specific place, and The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Historical Niagara Falls Prints is the largest collection of this genre. [...]
No need to fret the holidays are over, join us for a fun pajama party! Get out of the house and come dressed in your favorite PJs. Enjoy crafts, a story corner and other fun activities - plus don’t forget to bring your favorite stuffed animal. This is a Free Event.
It's that time of year again! The Jingle Bell Express is finally here! Join us for Christmas crafts, a hot cocoa bar, cookies, a free goodie bag, and a train ride with Santa! We will host two train rides this year, one December 14th and one on December 15th. The ride on Dec. 15th will [...]