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This family-friendly place is a 57 acre site filled with interesting exhibits and special events. 

Four large exhibit buildings represent the remaining structures of the historic Spencer Shops, once Southern Railroad's largest steam locomotive repair facility on the east coast.  Buildings include the Back Shop, the Master Mechanic's Office, the Flue Shop and the 37-stall Bob Julian Roundhouse.  The museum is a source of education and fun for the young and old. 

Year-round, there’s plenty to see and do. Take a ride on the
train or turntable. Go on a scenic excursion or participate in our Day Out With Thomas festivities.  There's something for everyone to enjoy. 

Want even more?  Consider
volunteering or become a member of the N.C. Transportation Museum!