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Miss out on July Day Out With Thomas tickets? Don't worry, he will be returning September 11 and 12, 2021!

DOWT Buy Tickets SquareDay Out With Thomas out-of-town guests can enjoy a 15% discount on a hotel room rate from the Redmond Inn in nearby Remond. To receive your discounted rate:  Use the Rate Access Code THOMAS when booking online at www.redmondinn.com or reference Day out With Thomas when calling 800.634.8080.


Special Update: 

The Northwest Railway Museum requires masks be worn through September 2021. Though social distancing regulations are loosening in much of the region, the Snoqualmie Valley Railroad’s falls under the jurisdiction of the Federal Railroad Administration and the Transportation Safety Administration regulations. The regulations currently require all railways, airlines and buses to have persons masked until September. We ask that all visitors over the age of 2 and require for those over the age of 5 to wear a mask that covers both nose and mouth while visiting. For more information about our social distancing restrictions please visit our Social Distancing Updates page.

Weekend Train Rides


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Join us Saturdays and Sundays, on a socially-distanced, scenic train ride through the upper Snoqualmie Valley and Wednesdays through Mondays for a visit to the Train Shed Exhibit Hall. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information about our social distancing restrictions please visit our Social Distancing Updates page.

  • Members can call Visitor Services at 425.888.3030 x7202 to reserve their tickets

  • Masks covering both nose and mouth are required during the duration of your visit

Both the Museum and the Snoqualmie Valley Railway are still operating, at reduced capacity.

Ride the Rails: Saturdays and Sundays, April through December; Saturdays, January to March.

Snoqualmie Depot & Depot Bookstore Hours: 10am - 5pm, daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's.

Railway History Campus Hours: 11am to 4pm, Wednesdays-Mondays.

Price: $20 per adult (age 13-61), $16 per senior (age 62+), $10 per child (2-12) for Train Rides.

No admission to visit the Snoqualmie Depot.

$10 per adult (age 13+), $5 per child (2-12) to visit the Railway History Campus Train Shed Exhibit Hall.

Related Sites: Chapel Car 5 Messenger of Peace, Wellington Remembered.

DonateLong time friend of the Museum Peter O'Brien recently passed. In honor of his life time commitment to community service, the O'Brien family is creating a Low-Income Equity Fund at the Museum in his memory. If you would like to give a memorial in his memory click the donate button to navigate to the Low-Income Equity Fund donation portal.

The Northwest Railway Museum gratefully acknowledges financial support received from: 

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Recent News

Jun 03, 2021
Exhibits take lots of time, planning, research and resourcesto create, the Museum’s new Japanese Railway Workers exhibit is noexception. The process began in 2018when staff members discussed the railways’ connection to the SnoqualmieFalls Lumber Company that the history of the Japanese community there was animportant story that was not regularly told to the wider community. Seeing this gap