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Southeastern Railway Museum announces Mother's Day Special Events

April 6, 2004
For Immediate Release (Duluth, Ga.).

The museum is pleased to announce the following special events & promotions for Mothers day - 2004:

  • May 8 - Moms day off. Dads admitted free with paying kids so mom can have a day off to enjoy herself.
  • May 9 - Mother's day brunch in the diner car. This will be the last diner car event for the spring. For more information, please contact Kathy Sills with Casual Catering of Georgia at 770-963-8106.


Southeastern Railway Museum, 3595 Peachtree Road, Duluth, 770-476-2013. The museum has operated since 1970 and has been designated "Georgia's Official Transportation History Museum" by the state legislature. The museum was also recognized in 2003 as the Gwinnett Convention & Visitors Bureau Attraction of the Year. 

Two trains are displayed inside the main exhibit hall - one of 1920s vintage and the other from the 1950s. Over 80 other pieces of retired railway rolling stock including vintage steam and diesel locomotives, passenger coaches, private cars, a World War II troop kitchen, wooden freight cars, and maintenance of way equipment, are displayed on the museum's 30-acre site.

Trains rides aboard restored cabooses are complementary with admission. 

The museum is accepting sponsorship applications for inclusion in the Wall of Honor that is being built and will be dedicated to all of the men and women who built, operated, and maintained all of the transportation systems that have made this country prosper and those who have helped preserve the history of transportation. 


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