Depot Bookstore

The Depot Bookstore is the Northwest Railway Museum's store specializing in "almost everything train" including railroad history publications, collectibles, clothing, and novelties.   It is located in the Snoqualmie Depot at 38625 SE King Street, Snoqualmie.  

The Depot Bookstore is open 7 days per week from 10:00 AM - 5 PM.  The store is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.

Members of the Northwest Railway Museum receive a 10% discount on purchases, and are able to buy railway safety gear such as gloves and hardhats at cost.  For more information about membership, click here.

Telephone and mail orders are accepted, and if you are looking for something unusual or unique, please ask and the staff will try to find it for you. Sorry, at the present time, the Depot Bookstore is unable to process your Internet orders.   For more information or to place a telephone order, the Depot Bookstore can be reached at (425) 888-3030 ext 7202 or you can email us at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Depot Bookstore accepts cash, checks with a western Washington address and phone number, Visa, MasterCard and American Express.


The Depot Bookstore at the Northwest Railway Museum carries:

Classic Trains Magazine

The Mainstreeter, the quarterly publication of the Northern Pacific  Railway Historical Association

The Milwaukee, the quarterly publication of the Milwaukee Road Historical Association

Railroads Illustrated, a monthly magazine about currently events in railroads in the United States and Canada

Vis Major by Martin Burwash, a historical novel about the worst avalanche disaster in American history

White Cascade by Gary Krist about the Wellington Avalanche

Snoqualmie Railroad Days merchandise including pins and coffee mugs


Great food was synonymous with many long-distance passenger trains and "Great Recipes from Great Trains" reveals some of the secrets behind those meals.  $2.95 in the Depot Bookstore.

The children's classic "The Little Engine That Could" is among the many books you will find in the Depot Bookstore.  Classic edition available for $8.99 in the Depot Bookstore.