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Programs

R.R. Depot MuseumAll meetings are at the Swanton Historical Society R.R. Depot Museum located at 58 South River Street.

NOTE: Trustee Meetings are at 4:30 PM; Regular Meetings & Programs at 7:00, unless otherwise indicated. This schedule is subject to change. Call  (802) 868-3892 to confirm.

Open to the public - Free.

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trains

Holiday Trains!

WHEN: December 27-28; January 3-4, 11 AM – 3 PM

WHERE: Swanton Historical Society R.R. DEPOT MUSEUM, 58 South River Street

WHAT’S HAPPENING: Fred Wiseman has set up his 1915-1955 model trains and accessories for all to enjoy, including steam, diesel, and electric trains.

FREE ADMISSION for visitors of all ages

HANDS-ON ACTIVITIES AND CRAFTS FOR KIDS

TRAIN STORIES (and more) from the Bookmobile

Come earn an HONORARY MODEL TRAIN ENGINEER CERTIFICATE after learning how to safely operate electric trains!

Spend a moment in history experiencing what toy trains were like “way back when.”

For further information, contact Ron Kilburn at 868-3892.

Click here for a PDF Flyer

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MEETING LOCATION: Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will be at the restored railroad depot on 58 South River Street, Swanton. PUBLIC IS WELCOME. FREE. HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE.

MUSEUM HOURS: The Railroad Depot & Transportation Museum is closed for winter and will reopen in the spring of 2010.  You may always call 868-5436 to leave a message or inquiry.

For more information about events or about the Museum, please contact us by mail at PO Box 235, Swanton, by telephone (868-5436) or by e-mail at swantonhistoricalsociety.org website. Membership information available on website or by calling. Annual dues are $10 for individual or $20 for family.  Lifetime memberships are available for $200.

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NOW AVAILABLE:

The Barney History Book (published in 1882) has recently been copied and now is for sale at the Railroad Depot and the Swanton Library. Price is $35.00 plus $3 shipping and handling. For more information, please call Polly Pare at 868-3841.