Welcome to
the Central BC Railway and Forestry Museum

Take a virtual tour of the museum!


 Come one, Come all! to the Railway and Forestry Museum for a Halloween Mash up! The glamour of Steampunk and Halloween Haunting! Saturday, October 27 from 11am - 3pm. Admission is FREE with a non-perishable food donation. Enjoy the music of Far From Linear, chat with incredible Steampunk enthusiasts, and check out the Russell "Art" House organized by Christina Watts from Ridgeside Art. We'll have train rides and a BBQ going (for purchase), along with some spooky surprises! Make sure to dress up and join in the fun! All A'Board for some Steampunk Haunting!

We are now on our Fall and Winter hours!

Closed Mondays and Tuesdays, open Wednesday to Sunday 11:00am- 4:00pm 




What a Way to Enjoy Summer!

The Railway and Forestry Museum Crew will be at the Canada Games Plaza

Sunday, July 15 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


with the Cottonwood Minitrain


Come and join in the fun with the Railway and Forestry Museum


Downtown Summerfest 

July 15 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Tickets to ride are $3.00 per person

All A'Board for some summertime fun in the sun!

Plan Your Visit

Fall and Winter Hours

September 4 - May 17, 2019

OPEN Wednesday - Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Cottonwood Minitrain runs on the weekends (weather permitting), every half an hour starting at 11:30 am running until 3:30 pm.

Summer Hours Hours

May 18, 2019  - Sept 2, 2019

OPEN 7 days a week from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Cottonwood Minirail Train runs daily (weather permitting) every 30 minutes, beginning at 10:30 am ending at 4:30 pm



$26.00 Family (2 adults & up to 3 children)

$8.00 Adults
$7.00 Seniors (65+) and Youth (13-17)
$5.00 Children (3-12) Under 3 is free

Rides on the Cottonwood Minirail Train are $3.00 per person per ride

*For information on group rates and field trips, please call (250) 563-7351

*Plus applicable taxes. Subject to change without notice 

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