Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum

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Roundhouse with equipment ready for a night shoot. Photo copyright Andrew Fisher

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Hope to see you soon!

May  - October     Saturdays  10:00AM – 4:00PM      Sundays  12:00PM – 4:00PM

Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum - Entrance at Bridge St.Willimantic, CT, proceed down the gravel road.

Tours, train rides, FUN!

The first train of opening day (May. 7, 2016)  returning to the station.

It turned out yo be  great day, despite the potential for bad weather.


Thank you to everyone attending our

5th Annual Railroad Day

featuring Bruce John, Duke York, Jack Collins and Ed Bradley

Visitors checked our displays and equipment.

Oct 9th was the 13th annual Night Photo Shoot, organized by Tom Nanos - New England Railroad Photography

Two photos by Tom Nanos.

The event was called after three shots due to rain, but a makeup is planned for Oct. 22nd.

Returning in December

Trains, Toys and Trees 

at the Mill Museum!

A combined display by CERRM and the Mill Museum.

Last year's event was a Success! Hope to see YOU at this year's event:

Please visit our revised

Special Events

page to see coming events.


News and notes:

Come see out newest addition:

Former P&W TC-401 American crane

P&W 25 ton self-propelled crane.

Early October saw an additional turnout on the P&W track outside the museum. Here is their track laying equipment waiting to go to work.


See list of members receiving their NRHS 25 Year pin on the Member's Page!


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Work is proceeding on our CV caboose.

The June 2016 Issue of the Ghost Train Journal

is now available online!

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