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TVRM 610

In the ‘TVRM 610’ section of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum News and Update blog, readers are transported into the heart of railroad history and preservation. This tag is dedicated to the latest developments and events surrounding one of the museum’s most iconic exhibits, the TVRM 610. Each post under this tag delves into the rich historical significance of the site, offering in-depth insights into the preservation of our railroad heritage. The content here is designed not only for railway history aficionados but also for the general public, aiming to educate and engage a wide audience. From detailed accounts of restoration projects to exciting event announcements, the ‘TVRM 610’ tag serves as a reliable and comprehensive source for all who wish to connect with and celebrate this pivotal part of our transportation history.

TVRM’s 1980s Throwback: 45 Years of Locomotives 630 & 610!

A Nostalgic Ride Back to 1980 at TVRM: Celebrating 45 Years of 630 & USA 610! As dawn breaks tomorrow, visitors to the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) will find themselves on a remarkable journey back in time. While every day at TVRM offers a peek into railroad history, tomorrow promises an especially nostalgic trip….

Founder’s Day – September 9, 2023

Come out and join us as we celebrate 62+ years of railroad preservation! Special Events throughout the day: Special Photo Exhibit in the lobby of Grand Junction Depot: “Steam in the Valley, TVRM’s Early Years” by John Coniglio On the grounds “history interpretation” will represent Military encampment and demonstrations. Also on display – a few…

Norfolk Southern Christmas Celebration: A Joyful Return at TVRM

The holiday season is an opportunity to come together, share joy, and appreciate each other’s company. After a pause of two years, the Chattanooga area employees of Norfolk Southern (NS) were once again able to gather at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) to celebrate their annual Christmas event. More than 400 employees and their…

Highlights of the collection

Showcasing a Slice of Railroad History at Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM) has always championed the vision of being more than a static showcase of railroad history – we aim to be a ‘Museum that Moves’. With a diverse range of historic pieces in our collection, we offer an immersive…