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Easter Weekend Special: Dinner in the Depot Experience

Easter Weekend Special: Dinner in the Depot Experience As the Easter weekend approaches, a unique culinary adventure awaits you at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. This special event, dubbed ‘Dinner in the Depot,’ offers a delightful blend of gourmet dining and railroading heritage, set to take place on Saturday, March 30. Q1: What makes ‘Dinner…

Reviving Rail History: Unique Finds for Railroad Restoration

Reviving Rail History: Unique Finds for Railroad Restoration In the realm of railroad restoration, the old adage, “One person’s junk could be another’s treasure,” takes on a profound significance. The quest for preservation often leads us to unexpected places, uncovering hidden gems that are crucial for keeping the rich tapestry of railroad history alive. Over…

Early 20th Century Vehicle Event at Tennessee Valley Railroad

There’s something inherently exciting about witnessing the fusion of history and passion, particularly when it involves the preservation of early automotive and railroad heritage. This is precisely what we experienced at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, where we recently had the honor of hosting an event that was a true throwback to the dawn of…

St. Patrick’s Day Rail Adventure: Historical Journey

Embrace Irish Heritage on the Rails: St. Patrick’s Celebration at TVRM This St. Patrick’s weekend, the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) in Chattanooga, TN, is offering a unique way to celebrate Irish heritage with a blend of historical insight and culinary delight. 1. What Special Irish Dishes Will Be Featured? On board our dinner trains…

Unique Dining Experience: Dinner Train & Depot Feast – Tennessee

Have you ever imagined dining in an environment steeped in tradition and charm? The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum offers just that with its unique Dinner Train and the special Dinner in the Depot events. What can guests expect from the Dinner Train’s special menu? From March 15th to 17th, the Dinner Train, departing from Grand…

Ava Grace’s Model Train Project Celebrating Chattanooga’s Rail History

Celebrating Young Talent and Rail History: Ava Grace’s Model Train Project In the spirit of International Women’s Day, we’re thrilled to spotlight an extraordinary young talent, Ava Grace, a 15-year-old student with a passion for rail history. Her model train project, inspired by the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, brilliantly encapsulates the evolution of trains in…

Vintage Diesel Experience: A Unique Journey at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum

Vintage Diesel Experience: A Unique Journey at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, a gem in Chattanooga, TN, is known for its remarkable preservation of railroad history. While the much-anticipated steam opening has been postponed to the following weekend, there’s still an exciting opportunity to explore the rich legacy of railroading…

Art & Train History Unite at TVRM Market

Art & Train History Unite at TVRM Market Dive into a vibrant blend of culture and heritage at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM), where today and tomorrow’s art market promises an enriching encounter with local creativity set against a backdrop of railroad preservation. As we spotlight this unique event, we merge the allure of…

TVRM Art Market: Craft & Train Heritage

TVRM Art Market: Craft & Train Heritage Immerse yourself in a realm where local craftsmanship and the legacy of railroading intertwine at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) Art Market. For today and tomorrow, we invite you to a showcase that not only spotlights the ingenuity of our community artisans but also contributes to the…

East Tennessee Spring Fest: Art Market & Train Rides

Spring into Art and History: East Tennessee’s Art Market and Train Rides As the fresh bloom of March ushers in a classic East Tennessee spring, we’re excited to announce a weekend celebration combining local art and historical railway experiences. This special event, set against the backdrop of budding flowers and warming weather, invites the community…

Tennessee Valley Model Railroaders: Open House March 2nd

Tennessee Valley Model Railroaders: Reveals Expansive Layout in 2024 Open Houses The Tennessee Valley Model Railroaders, Inc. (TVMRi) is thrilled to invite the public to a unique open house event, showcasing the art and craft of model railroading. Scheduled for March 2nd, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., this event at 4119 Cromwell Road,…

Experience St. Patrick’s Day Dining on Tennessee Valley Railroad

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day Aboard Tennessee Valley Railroad’s Historical Trains Are you ready to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in a unique and memorable way? The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum offers just the thing with its “Dinner on the Diner” event, scheduled for March 15, 16, and 17. This special dinner train promises an immersive experience…