Northern Pacific Freight Train Display
The freight train display will demonstrate the importance of the railroad to commerce and the community. Each car has been selected to try to tell part of the local history and the importance of the railroad to that history. By demonstrating the relationship of the car to local commerce we believe that the profound impact of the railroad can be demonstrated.
The 1902 Northern Pacific #1364 steam locomotive was moved to Toppenish in 1994 and the operational restoration is proceeding well. A 1908 Northern Pacific wooden caboose was donated in 1998. Freight car acquisition began in 1996 and the following components are on site: