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TVRM is not a typical museum with a building and glass cases of artifacts on display. We are a museum in motion, so the operating train is the museum. Patrons are required to purchase a ticket to ride. This is TVRM’s source of income to allow continued railroad preservation work.


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ChattanoOga's current weather

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Check out the current Chattanooga weather from WRCBtv Chattanooga.


Chattanooga's current traffic

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The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is pleased to partner with some of the best hotels in the Chattanooga area. For more information on packages and/or special rates, we encourage you to explore the following options:


Courtyard LogoChattanooga Courtyard at Hamilton Place - Located at Exit 4A off Interstate 75. The street address is 2210 Bams Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37421.


Chattanoogan Hotel Logo

The Chattanoogan Hotel - Located in downtown Chattanooga at 1201 Broad Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402.


District 3 Hotel downtown

District 3 Hotel downtown - Located in downtown Chattanooga at 100 W 21st St, Chattanooga, TN 37408


MainStay Suites - Located near Hamilton Place Mall at 2030 Amin Dr, Chattanooga, TN 37421



The Chattanooga area is blessed with a wealth of fantastic restaurants and attractions. To learn more about great dining options and other fun things to do while you're in town, check out the Convention & Visitors Bureau website at