Railway Museum

Explore Canada's History and Our Trains!

Visit the Railway Museum!

Location: St. Jacobs Village Station
50 Isabella Street
St. Jacobs, Ontario, N0B 2N0

Days: Open on our seasonal Scheduled Train days.
(Or by appointment. To book your tour, contact us!)

Hours: 10:15am – 2:20pm (according to our Scheduled Day Train Schedule)

Museum Rental: This stationary venue is also available for personal, corporate, weddings and all other events! Learn more about our Railway Museum Rentals.

Walk through time at our St. Jacobs Village Railway Museum and learn how crucial the rail system was in Canadian History!

  • Explore our historic steam engine.
  • Hop up into the conductor’s seat of the stationary trains we have on-site.
  • Explore our rolling museum car exhibit.
  • Learn and ask questions about our engines and equipment from one of our passionate volunteers.

Museum Tours

Drop-in Hop On Hop Off Tours - from our Scheduled Day Trains

From Our Scheduled Day Trains, drop into our Railway Museum in the Village of St. Jacobs. 

Mesmerize over the restored and historic trains and view the many railway artifacts while learning the history of the railroad and its important role in transporting people and products over the years. 

Both the rolling museum car and the stationary museum are open on Scheduled Train days or by appointment. To book a tour, contact us!

School Class Tours - Reserve your Time!

Kids of all ages have always been fascinated by trains; their magnitude, power, history and use. We welcome school classes!

Students will mesmerize over the restored and historic trains and view the many railway artifacts while learning the history of the railroad and its important role transporting people and products over the years. 

Both the rolling museum car and the stationary museum are open on Scheduled Train days or by appointment. Facilities are available  for class lunches, activities, and a perfect classroom setting for a history lesson with great photo options. For more details, contact us!

Corporate Tours - Reserve your Time!

Looking for a very unique excursion for team building or an interesting spot to take out-of-town clients? Bring clients and staff to tour our railway museum. 

You’ll mesmerize over the restored and historic trains and view the many railway artifacts while learning the history of the railroad and its important role transporting people and products over the years. 

Both the rolling museum car and the stationary museum are open on Scheduled Train days or by appointment. The museum is also available for private rental. For more details, contact us!

Don't miss this educational experience!

For more information about our tours, contact us today!