Welcome to the Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum

Status Update: The 2017 Excursion dates have been posted on the calendar and are ready for you to book your special trip steam train ride.  And don’t forget the special event trains; the Easter Express, Mother’s Day Steam Train and the first Washington Wine Express are ready to book now too. Other popular favorites like Dad’s & Grads, Rails n Ales & the Civil War Train will be back. New this year are more dates for the Washington Wine Express and a Washington Cider train too. Oh, and of course don’t forget PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express and everyone’s favorite THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride.

Located in the small town of Elbe in beautiful Washington State is a heritage railroad south of Mount Rainier National Park. Passengers enjoy steam train rides through the forest and across the glacial fed Upper Nisqually River to a museum located in Mineral, Washington. Museum exhibits offer a chance to explore a comprehensive collection of steam logging locomotives and discover the stories behind the pioneers of railroad logging camps in the early to mid 1900’s. Excursions and museum visits are scheduled May through October with a thrilling new holiday event this winter! There are exciting things happening at the railroad and museum this year. We appreciate your interest and hope to welcome you aboard living history soon.

Call us at 888-STEAM-11 (888-783-2611) for more information or to place reservations.


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Mt. Rainier Railroad and Logging Museum

(360) 569-7959
Reservations: M-F 6AM-6PM, Sat 7AM-3PM, Sun 11AM-3PM
Gift Shop: 10am-5pm THURS-SUNDAY
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