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Help Us Repair Combine #12

Last autumn a major storm hit Maine causing extensive damage and power outages across the state. Many historic railroad cars at the museum were damaged, with roofing torn apart and several sections of cars blown entirely off.  The damage was extensive and came just three weeks before our annual holiday train ride. Insurance has covered part of

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Museum Holds Raffle Contest in Conjunction with – Railroad Hobby Show

The museum will once again be at the Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show January 27th & 28th in West Springfield, Massachusetts. This year we will be holding two separate raffles for a chance to win either a Boston & Maine 6-chime locomotive whistle or a 16”x20” Canvas painting by Andy Dolph. A membership fee of $40 is

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December 23rd Polar Express Trains Cancelled

We’re sad to share that all Polar Express trains for Saturday, December 23rd have been cancelled due to weather conditions. All Polar Express ticket holders for Saturday train rides should contact PortTIX by January 9th for accommodation (207-842-0800). Thank you for your understanding and patience as we work to process requests. And thanks to all of you who

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Warmth for Warriors Clothing Drive December 1st-3rd

During this weekend’s Polar Express event (December 1st-3rd) we’ll be accepting donations of new and lightly used clothing to help keep our Maine veterans warm this winter. Accepted donations include but are not limited to coats/jackets, sweaters, gloves, hats, and heavy socks. If you are able to bring a donation with you during the event, it

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