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Museum at

Marine Way and Washington St.

Paducah, Kentucky



Volunteers are vital to the museum. Everyone has something to contribute. When you donate your time, you, the museum , the visitors and the community are enriched. Join us! 

You can work with the public or behind the scenes. Training is provided. The amount of time required varies.

Volunteer opportunities include:

Gallery Host: (March- December. Wednesday-Friday 1-4 Saturday 10-4)

Tour Guide for groups: as needed

For more information contact us.

(270)  908-6451

The Museum is currently closed so that we may install new exhibits for you.

we will re-open in March of 2014

Hope to see you then.



Available other times by appointment.

Groups are encouraged to call for tours.

Always open when Riverboats are docked.

Re-visit the romantic past of America's Railways

Admission -- Adults $5          Children 12 and under    $2

Visit the Train Simulator

Our Mailing Address Paducah Chapter NRHS P.O. Box 1194 Paducah KY 42002

   to Web Designer    This Site was last updated Saturday, December 14, 2013

About our Logo:
  The green diamond background represents the Illinois Central connection to Paducah.
  The C B & Q and L & N, locomotives pulling the bridge represents the P & I's Paducah gateway
  The four legs of the blue "X" represent the four rivers and Four Rivers Transportation
  The C B & Q locomotive is numbered 217, our chapter number
  The L & N locomotive is numbered 1994, the year our chapter was founded. Lt. Col Patrick McDurmond