Duluth, GA July 1, 2009 For immediate release.
The museum is invites you to join us for
Trucks & Tractors, 2009. This year the event is
scheduled for August 1 & 2 and
- Temporary Tattoos
- Kids Craft
- Visiting Trucks
- Food and
- Sat 10a-5p, Sun
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
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
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. ¼ mile to
Peachtree Road, turn left, cross railroad tracks, then turn right
into museum entrance.