Organization  Southeastern Railway Museum
Phone  770-476-2013
FAX  770-573-3754
E-mail  admin@srmduluth.org
URL  www.srmduluth.org


Duluth, GA July 1, 2009 For immediate release.

The museum is invites you to join us for

Trains, Trucks & Tractors, 2009.  This year the event is scheduled for August 1 & 2 and  will feature...

  • Train Rides
  • Temporary Tattoos
  • Kids Craft corner
  • Visiting Trucks & Tractors
  • Food and Drinks
  • Sat 10a-5p, Sun Noon-5p

Confirmed exhibitors include:

  • Agco Corp with examples of modern tractors.
  • Mr. Ric Woroniecki with Cars as Cast of Dunwoody, GA.
  • Mr. Neal Spence of Cumming GA with his 1941 John Deere model AR tractor.

Special exhibits and many event activities are included with museum admission ($8 adults, $6 seniors, $4 children (2-12), children under 2 are admitted free with adults).


About the museum:
 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. Transit history is represented with a cross section of busses and trolleys from the early 1900's through the mid 1980's. The museum is also home to MARTA's historic bus fleet which includes busses from many of the predecessor systems to MARTA. Many other items from Georgia's transportation history are also presented on the museum's 35-acre site. 

The museum is open  Thursday - Saturday from 10am - 5pm.

The museum is located at 3595 Buford Hwy in Duluth. Directions:  From I-85 northbound, exit at Pleasant Hill Road.  Turn left (west), pass Gwinnett Place Mall, and continue approx. 3 miles to Buford Highway (US 23).  Turn right (north) on Buford Highway.  Travel approx. mile to Peachtree Road, turn left, cross railroad tracks, then turn right into museum entrance.
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