Museum Regular Season: Wednesday, May 1 to Saturday, October 12, 2019: 

Tuesday to Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM

Adults $5 Children 12 and under $3

Other days by appointment, call Doug Shearer(509) 854-4159.

Special VIP tours or group tours can be arranged by calling the above number.


Saturday Volunteer Days - Every Saturday we have a crew (with some exceptions) that helps maintain or refurbish grounds and equipment.  Call Andy Breeding for 1364 steam locomotive crew (509)952-3752  Call Doug Shearer for other areas (509)854-4159. Unforeseen circumstances may result in a cancellation that week. Please call to verify.


First Work-History Weekend – April 12-14  Contact Doug Shearer (509)-854-4159

Museum Opens – Wednesday May 1

22th Annual Rail and Steam Show – Saturday, May 4, Contact: Andy Breeding (509)952-3752

Second Work History Weekend – May 24-27 Contact Doug Shearer (509)-854-4159

10th Annual Dinner Train to Nowhere – Saturday, September 7, 5:30 pm Contact: Jerry Boekholder (509)728-0311

Third Work History Weekend  – October 11-13  Contact Doug Shearer (509)-854-4159

Pumpkin Run – Saturday, October 26,  10am – 4pm Contact: Alicia Herman (509)759-3823

Toppenish Chamber Lighted Parade  – November 30th, 2019
Contact: Paul Newman (509) 865-3262

15th Annual Toy Train Christmas at the Northern Pacific Railway Museum:  (Saturday & Sunday Only 10AM-4PM) – November 30 & December 1,   7-8,  14-15,  21-22. Take a short caboose ride to the “North Pole” to see Santa Claus.  Over 40 toy trains of many sizes (Z, N, HO, S, O and G gauge) operate around decorated Christmas trees.  Areas are set aside for children to set up and operate children’s trains and There is a craft area where kids can make Christmas decorations.  Free hot chocolate and cookies are offered to everyone.  Admission $8 for adults, $5 for children.  Photographs with Santa Claus will be printed on site for extra charge.  Contact: Mary O’Dell (509) 877- 3894.


Caboose Birthday Parties: Individually scheduled–$100 minimum.  Call Mary O'Dell at (509) 877-3894 to schedule.

Educational Activities (School Tours): April to September:  Call Mary O’Dell, (509) 877-3894 to schedule.

Locomotive Engineer for day- reservation-$100 Contact Roger O'Dell (509)-877- 3894

Feel free to contact us for any reason.

Work-History Weekends – April 12-14, May 24-27, Sept. 13-15 Contact Doug Shearer (509)-854-4159