Southeastern Railway Museum
Road Trip to Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum
October 16, 2006
For Immediate Release (Duluth, Ga.).
The Southeastern Railway Museum has scheduled a road trip to visit the
Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum at Calera, Ala. This trip will depart by motorcoach from the Southeastern Railway Museum at Duluth at 9am on Sunday, November 5, 2006.
We plan to arrive at the Heart of Dixie around 11:30. Have lunch, visit the museum and ride the train.
This trip is open to the general public at $45 including roundtrip bus fare, museum admission at Heart of Dixie, and lunch. For reservations please contact Greg Weaver or Gragg Robinson at the Southeastern Railway Museum at
(770) 476-2013. Space is limited.
The Southeastern Railway Museum has been in operation since 1970 and is "Georgia's Official Transportation History Museum". The museum has over 80 other pieces of retired railway rolling stock including vintage steam and diesel locomotives, passenger coaches, private business cars, a World War II army troop kitchen, wooden freight cars, railway post office car and maintenance of way equipment. Many other items from Georgia's transportation history are also presented on the museum's 30-acre site.
Trains rides aboard restored cabooses are complementary with admission.