National Train Day at Tampa Union Station

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National Train Day

2013 National Train Day: Saturday, May 11!

Join Friends of Tampa Union Station at Tampa Union Station for National Train Day!

10 AM-5 PM

Tampa Union Station, 601 No. Nebraska Avenue, Downtown Tampa

Free Admission

Celebrating the 144th Anniversary of the driving of the Golden Spike marking the completion of the transcontinental railroad and the 15th Anniversary of Tampa Union Station's restoration!

Features this year include:

Amtrak equipment on display!

Exhibits! Operation Lifesaver, Florida Coalition of Rail Passengers, Amtrak, Atlantic Coast Line & Seaboard Air Line Railroads Historical Society, City of Tampa Office of Historic Preservation and Urban Design, Florida Railroad Museum, Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library/Burgert Brothers Photograph Collection, Friends of Tampa Union Station, Tampa Bay History Center and more!

Telegraph demonstrations!

Operating Model Railroads! HO-, N- and G-scale trains from the H.B. Plant Railroad Historical Society, the Suncoast Model Railroad Club, the Greater Florida Lego Train Club, and others!

Food Trucks, Live Music and More!


Tampa Union Station (Amtrak Station)
601 N. Nebraska Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
United States

Presenting Organization

Friends of Tampa Union Station
813-221-7601 (Day of Event)

Ticketing Information

4202 East Fowler Avenue, TVB100, Tampa, FL 33620-6902 • © 2009 WUSF. All rights reserved.

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