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the Central BC Railway and Forestry Museum

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Friends of Thomas Days are right around the corner! 

Mark your calendar for July 20-22 - the adventure runs from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm each day. 

There will be plenty of activities, crafts, facepainting and of course, rides on the Cottonwood Minitrain! (tickets to ride are $3.00 per person). The BBQ lunch (for purchase) will be available from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

* Members receive free admission, regular admission applies for non-members




What a Way to Enjoy Summer!

The Railway and Forestry Museum Crew will be at the Canada Games Plaza

Sunday, July 15 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


with the Cottonwood Minitrain


Come and join in the fun with the Railway and Forestry Museum


Downtown Summerfest 

July 15 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Tickets to ride are $3.00 per person

All A'Board for some summertime fun in the sun!

Plan Your Visit

Summer Hours

May 19, 2018 - September 2, 2018

OPEN 7 days a week from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Cottonwood Minitrain runs daily (weather permitting), every half an hour starting at 10:30 am running until 4:30 pm.

Fall and Winter Hours

September 3, 2018 - May 17, 2019

OPEN Wednesday to Sunday from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Cottonwood Minirail Train runs on Saturdays, Sundays and during special events (weather permitting)

CLOSED on Mondays and Tuesdays



$26.00 Family (2 adults & up to 3 children)

$8.00 Adults
$7.00 Seniors (65+) and Youth (13-17)
$5.00 Children (3-12) Under 3 is free

Rides on the Cottonwood Minirail Train are $3.00 per person per ride

*For information on group rates and field trips, please call (250) 563-7351

*Plus applicable taxes. Subject to change without notice 

Upcoming events

Steam Punk Event - August 25, 2018

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