Restoring Portland Traction #4001
A team of volunteers led by project manager Dave Buechler has spent nearly four years restoring Portland Traction #4001. The historic interurban car will soon be in regular service at the Western Railway Museum. Details to be announced soon!
Annual Pumpkin Patch Festival
Families ride our historic electric trains to the pumpkin patch! Enjoy games, food, music, hay rides, and a petting zoo! Test your strength with the pumpkin launcher, and explore our huge hay bale fortress. October 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 & 25.
Traction Labs Exhibit
In the Traction Labs exhibit, you can explore energy and transportation in the 21st century.
Hands on activities include:
- What Can you Power?
- How Do Electric Trains Work?
- Trains vs. Cars.