The Museum

INTERACTIVE VISITOR MAP

The Southern California Railway Museum covers over 100 acres. In 1956, This southwest Riverside County landmark relocated to Perris, California. The Museum is home to a vast collection of historical locomotives, railcars, trolleys, 3-foot gauge, model trains and so much more. The Museum hosts a number of events throughout the year. Train and Trolley operate every weekend; tickets are available in the Gift Store. The Museum Venue is available for Corporate and Private events.

VISITOR TIPS & DIRECTIONS
Hosted Tours

Narrated tours of the museum and our extensive collection are available Monday through Friday between 9AM and 3PM.

Our knowledgeable docents will explain our 64-year history. They’ll give you in-depth descriptions of our historic locomotives and rail cars. You’ll be able to access many of them.

Tours can be arranged in advance for a $3 per person fee. Drop-in tours are subject to docent availability; they are free but your donations are appreciated. Fees and donations are essential to the future of our great museum.

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Train & Trolley Operations

You can take a ride on the Museum Railway on a real operating Trolley or behind a Locomotive every Saturday and Sunday – ride as many times as you like during our operating hours (except during special ticketed events). Visit our Weekend Rides page for information.

Membership and volunteer opportunities are available.