Come to the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum and take a ride on the North Pole Limited Christmas Train! You’ll get to visit the North Pole and see all of the Christmas decorations. It’s the most popular annual event, and has been a family tradition since 1999.
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Embark on a journey aboard our historic short-line locomotive! Our most regularly scheduled voyages, fondly known as “The Local,” initiate from our distinguished Grand Junction Station, heading towards East Chattanooga. Here, you’ll enjoy a stopover featuring an intriguing demonstration of a classic turntable, followed by a tour of our workshop.
A RIDE THROUGH TIME!
Take a trip back in time to a slower-paced era when railroad travel was a way of life. Relive the romance of the rails when vintage trains provided an escape from the everyday routine. The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum provides an interactive, historical experience that adds an extra dimension to your visit to Chattanooga’s popular attractions. Here you will find the only regularly scheduled, full-sized train ride in Tennessee. The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is so much more than entertainment… It is your chance to experience the sights and sounds of yesteryear!
AN ENJOYABLE EXPERIENCE FOR ALL AGES!
The mission of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) is to collect for preservation, operation, interpretation, and display railroad artifacts in an authentic setting to educate the public concerning the role of railroads in the history and development of our region.
Experience the Magic of Christmas Aboard the Hiwassee Holiday Train with Santa Claus! The festive season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than by taking a magical ride on the Hiwassee Holiday Train? This year, Santa Claus himself is joining the journey, making it an unforgettable experience for everyone aboard. As you…
December 6, 2023
Norfolk Southern’s Commitment to Railroad History with $100K Donation We are honored by the continued support from Norfolk Southern of our mission to preserve railroad heritage so the public can experience the Golden Age of Railroading. Pictured here are Stacy Mansfield, Norfolk Southern Director Community Affairs presenting TVRM President Tim Andrews with a check for…
December 5, 2023
Embark on a Magical Journey: Holiday Train Rides in December! December is a special time of year, and what better way to celebrate the festive season than with a magical train ride? Our trains have been transformed into enchanting, Christmas-themed experiences, ensuring an unforgettable journey for all. Hiwassee Holiday Train – A Spectacular Start to…
December 2, 2023