Hours & Schedule

Open Days and Hours – 2017

When open, the Museum grounds are usually open from 9 AM to 4 PM. Please note that trains depart Sheepscot Station (at the museum) on the schedule below.

January Through April
Museum is open on Saturdays only.  No scheduled trains, due to temperature, snow, maintenance, etc.  In winter, the Museum usually closes around 2 PM.

Beginning of May Through Weekend Before Memorial Weekend
Museum open on Saturdays only; diesel-powered trains operate on our Spring Schedule: 10:30 AM, 12 Noon, and 1:30 PM. Second Class trains (usually our Model T railcar) may run at 10:55AM, 12:25PM and 1:55PM – based on crew and equipment availability.

Memorial Weekend Through Columbus Weekend
Museum open on Saturdays and Sundays; steam or diesel-powered trains operate on our Summer Schedule: 10:30 AM, 12 Noon, 1:30 PM, and 3:00 PM. Second Class trains (usually our Model T railcar) may run at 10:55AM, 12:25PM and 1:55PM – based on crew and equipment availability.

Weekend After Columbus Day Through End of October
Museum open on Saturdays only; diesel-powered trains operate on our Fall Schedule: 10:30 AM, 12 Noon, and 1:30 PM. Second Class trains (usually our Model T railcar) may run at 10:55AM, 12:25PM and 1:55PM – based on crew and equipment availability.

November and December
Museum open Saturdays only, no scheduled trains (but see below).

Last Two Saturdays Before Christmas
Our Victorian Christmas.  Trains start operating at 11 AM and operate as frequently as possible until 3 PM.

Note: When Holidays fall on a day that we are normally open, we do open, with the exception of Christmas Day. Unless otherwise noted as a special event, we are not open on Monday Holidays.

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