RailFest 2017

RailFest 2017

Our 10th Annual Celebration, RailFest2017 will be an all out celebration of the Railroading Heritage of Fort Bend County, and planned as always for the 2nd Saturday in April.

Music!

Crowd-pleasing favorites and lots of entertainment this year to entertain you . 

Food!

Your favorite food and beverages will be available at Railfest! Hamburgers, hot dogs, funnel cakes, and so much more! And as always, at family friendly prices.

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When you purchase your RailFest tickets online, you will receive a receipt which magically becomes your ticket. Just bring that to the special SpeedPass ticket window. You can also purchase tickets on the day of the event. 

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Attractions at Railfest2017

Click here to go to our RailFest2017 page.

  • All exhibits and attractions included with your ticket!
  • Model Train Layout Show, featuring Houston S-Gaugers + RRM's HO Layout + Houston Area G-Gaugers will be running trains on the fantastic RRM Garden Railroad.
  • Museum Open House
  • Trackless Train
  • Creative face painting 
  • Tot Spot, with fun for the little ones
  • A Hobo bindle craft and scavenger hunt for all the kids (free, of course, as a hobo had to make do with whatever he could find.) 
  • Our popular RRM Observation Platform gets everyone up close to trains traveling the tracks.  
  • and as always, fun & games and lots of room to stroll the grounds and for kids to run and play and watch trains. 

SPECIAL PRICING AND COUPONS

Throughout the year, Rosenberg Railroad Museum is happy to offer coupons, promotions and special pricing opportunities to our guests. RailFest! special pricing includes a wide variety of entertainment and attractions in addition to museum admission. Please note that other discounts or coupons (such as Groupons) are not valid for this event.   

 

Home School Class - Isaac Newton

Home School Class - Isaac Newton

Home School Class

Home School Classes
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RRM Home School  events are made possible through the generous support of Union Pacific. Enrollment is limited, so reserve your spot today.

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Isaac Newton

Trains are on a roll! All that mass has a LOT of energy. Learn about and experiment with Newton's 3 laws of motion.

Home School Class - Lego® Brick Racers

Home School Class - Lego® Brick Racers

Home School Class

Home School Classes
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RRM Home School  events are made possible through the generous support of Union Pacific. Enrollment is limited, so reserve your spot today.

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Lego® Brick Racers

And they're off!!
See whose brick racer has what it takes to win the checkered flag!

Home School Class - Acids or Bases?

Home School Class - Acids or Bases?

Home School Class

Home School Classes
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RRM Home School  events are made possible through the generous support of Union Pacific. Enrollment is limited, so reserve your spot today.

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Acids or Bases?

What role does chemistry have in everyday life? Predict if common household items are acids or bases.

Home School Class - Megnetism

Home School Class - Megnetism

Home School Class

Home School Classes
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Magnetism

Explore magnetic forces, define and draw magnetic fields. Registration Required!

Will trains of the future use the power of magnetism for propulsion?

Will trains of the future use the power of magnetism for propulsion?

RRM Anniversary Garden Railroad Cocktail Party

SAVE THE DATE! This is a very special year for the Rosenberg Railroad Museum! We celebrate our 25th Year Anniversary with a fantastic springtime Garden Railroad Cocktail Party.

In 2017, we celebrate 25 years since the RRM dream began, and 15 years since RRM opened its doors to showcase railroad history in the Fort Bend community.
Read About Us and the RRM legacy!

 

All the details will be posted here shortly!

Junior Model RR Camp

Junior Model RR Camp

Expert Model Railroader Russell Straw will guide students in construction of an N Scale diorama complete with structures, greenery, cars, tracks and train. Student will take home his/her project.

RRM Members will enjoy a $15 discount per class with their Family Membership. Just call  the museum at 281-633-2846 for your Promo code and enter it at checkout.

Date: June 13-16   
2:00p.m.-4:30 p.m. each day
Ages: 5-8 years old
Cost: $80 for members and $85 for non-members.
Registration deadline: June 5
Limited enrollment: 12 attendees 

Click here for more class info on our Model RR Camp page.

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Senior Model Railroad Camp

Senior Model Railroad Camp

Russell Straw, an expert Model Railroader, will guide students in construction of an N Scale diorama complete with structures, greenery, cars, tracks and train. Student will take home his/her project.

RRM Members will enjoy a $15 discount per class with their Family Membership. Just call  the museum at 281-633-2846 for your Promo code and enter it at checkout.

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Senior Model Railroad Camp 2017
June 27 - 30
2:00 - 4:30 pm
Ages: 9 - 12 years old
Registration Deadline: June 12th
Cost: $100 / Save $15 with Family Membership
Limited enrollment - 12 attendees

Click here for more class info on our Model RR Camp page.

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Railroading Merit Badge

Railroading Merit Badge

By earning this badge, Scouts can learn about the history of railroading, its place in modern society, careers in railroading, and hobbies related to railroading.  Completion of this workshop will meet the requirements to earn the Railroading Merit Badge

Visit our Scout Adventure page for more info, and to register..

Cost:  $20 members/$25 non members
Enrollment limited to 15 attendees

RRM Art Experience Camp

RRM Art Experience Camp

Junior Art Camp

PROFESSIONAL ARTIST, SUE SYVERTSON, WILL LEAD CAMPERS IN DAILY ART EXPERIENCES USING 4 DIFFERENT MEDIUMS.  STUDENTS WILL TAKE HOME PROJECTS

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July 11 - 14
1:30 - 4:30 pm each day
Ages: 6 - 8 years old
Registration Deadline: July 5th
Cost; $100 / $85 with Family Membership

Senior Art Camp for ages 9-12 will be held July 18 - 21

RRM Art Experience Camp

RRM Art Experience Camp

Senior Art Camp

PROFESSIONAL ARTIST, SUE SYVERTSON, WILL LEAD CAMPERS IN DAILY ART EXPERIENCES USING 4 DIFFERENT MEDIUMS.  STUDENTS WILL TAKE HOME PROJECTS.

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July 18 - 21
1:30 - 4:30 pm
Ages: 9 - 12 years old
Registration Deadline: July 12th
Cost; $100 / Save $15 with Family Membership

Railroading Merit Badge

Railroading Merit Badge

By earning this badge, Scouts can learn about the history of railroading, its place in modern society, careers in railroading, and hobbies related to railroading.  Completion of this workshop will meet the requirements to earn the Railroading Merit Badge

Visit our Scout Adventure page for more info, and to register..

Cost:  $20 members/$25 non members
Enrollment limited to 15 attendees