The 3rd N&W Class J 611 Excursion season is underway!

Tickets are now on sale. CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS!

 

Class J 611 2017 Excursion schedule: CLICK HERE for details, departure times and prices.
  • April 8, 2017: The Virginian, Spencer, NC to Lynchburg, VA
  • April 9, 2017: The Charlotte Special, Spencer, NC to Charlotte, NC
  • April 9, 2017: The Piedmont Limited, Spencer, NC, to Greensboro, NC
  • April 22, 2017: The Roanoker, Greensboro, NC to Roanoke, VA
  • April 23, 2017: The Roanoker, Greensboro, NC to Roanoke, VA
  • May 6, 2017: The Cavalier, Lynchburg, VA, to Petersburg, VA
  • May 7, 2017: The Cavalier, Lynchburg, VA, to Petersburg, VA
  • May 27, 2017: The Powhatan Arrow, Roanoke, VA, to Lynchburg, VA
  • May 27, 2017: The Pocahontas, Roanoke, VA, to Walton (Radford), VA
  • May 28, 2017: The Powhatan Arrow, Roanoke, VA, to Lynchburg, VA
  • May 28, 2017: The Pocahontas, Roanoke, VA, to Walton (Radford), VA
  • May 29, 2017: The Powhatan Arrow, Roanoke, VA, to Lynchburg, VA
  • May 29, 2017: The Pocahontas, Roanoke, VA, to Walton (Radford), VA
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    JANUARY 6, 2017: The N&W Class J 611 has returned to the N.C. Transportation Museum in Spencer, NC and is undergoing the required Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) inspection process.

    The fundraising continues! Now our emphasis shifts to keeping 611 operational and protected for future generations. We anticipate beginning construction soon on her new home. Learn more and donate here...

    IN ROANOKE, the Norfolk & Western Railway designed and built America's most advanced steam locomotives.
    Enjoy the best of N&W steam, together for the first time in 50 years: N&W Class A 1218, Class J 611 (currently at NC Transportation Museum in Spencer, NC), and Class Y6a 2156 (on loan from the Museum of Transportation in St. Louis).

    In our Rail Yard, explore historic steam and diesel engines, cabooses, and other rail equipment as modern trains rumble past. Inside the Museum, enjoy model trains and hands-on exhibits, stroll among our antique automobiles, and explore our truck, bus, and aviation exhibits!