Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum


This museum features preservation, restoration and operation of historically significant railway equipment. Railroad artifacts, locomotives, cars and equipment from late 1800s-1950s are exhibited in two 100-year-old depots and railroad yard. Visitors can ride old-fashioned trains through scenic forests.

Wheelchair Accessible

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Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum
1919 9th St.
Calera, AL 35040
Hours of Operation
  • Mid March - December: Gift Shop and Museum open Tues - Fri 9-2 and Sat 9-4 (No admission charged). Train rides Sat 11 and 2; 6 Special Events throughout the year; special group rides on Thursday by appt
  • Saturday Train Rides $10-$35; Special Events vary; Museum visit is free!
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All Aboard! Come ride the Calera and Shelby RR!

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