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Tennessee Central Railway Museum

220 Willow St, Nashville, TN 37210-2159
+1 615-244-9001
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Wine Train - A Bit Underwhelmed

My wife and I decided to try this. We booked fare on this 6 hour excursion in the regular seating... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
RUN2H20
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Florence, Alabama
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waist of time

drove from Memphis to take my son to see the trains (Wednesday) lady at the gift shop tell me that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
luis38pr
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Memphis, Tennessee
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“fall foliage” (5 reviews)
“dome car” (3 reviews)
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220 Willow St, Nashville, TN 37210-2159
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+1 615-244-9001
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"ride"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to try this. We booked fare on this 6 hour excursion in the regular seating. The folks running the train and museum were charming and one could tell they loved their work. However the train itself was somewhat old and...More

Thank RUN2H20
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Reviewed 1 week ago

drove from Memphis to take my son to see the trains (Wednesday) lady at the gift shop tell me that the guide is there only on Tuesdays and SOME Thursdays....and that she didn't had the keys for the gate

Thank luis38pr
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I went on a winery train run and paid for a VIP experience. It was supposed to include breakfast since we left so early. They didn't serve anyone in our area breakfast or offer snacks as we paid for and were promised and in fact...More

Thank Kelli H
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

It was a quick but fun little side trip. The museum part was interesting and in a small room in the building. There was a large model train setup. They were doing a demo for a school group so we went to the train outside....More

1  Thank Txrdwarrior320
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

I was really looking forward to this excursion but was really disappointed. First off the dome car which is the most expensive seating on the trip (approximately $400 for 2 people) was an absolute sauna. Sweat was literally pouring off of people's faces and it...More

1  Thank vicchickBrooklyn
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Dropped on on our way out of town. There is a small but will presented small artefact museum a small gift shop and how late model railways to and n gauge. However the gate in the interesting rolling stock was well padlocked and clearly not...More

Thank PenistoneTraveller
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

No one was around when I went in the week. Sign said it was open though. Massive yard and cool trains and carriages but no information on them so not worth going unless you can get a guide

Thank Helen O
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Bit off the beaten path and we knew no train rides were offered on the day of our visit, but our docent had lots of colorful stories about the line’s history. One can also tour the rolling stock. They also maintain a private rail car...More

Thank Andy C
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Nashville many time and have visited nearly every site. I found this small RR museum in the heart of the City. It’s FREE admission. There are many artifacts from the defunct Tenn Central RR. In a large room, two model railroad are...More

1  Thank gordon f
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

We took the March train to the winery with another couple. Pam, from the winery was so fun and informative about the thirteen wines they offered for tasting. The food at the winery was better than expected and the BBQ with two side and a...More

1  Thank macska
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LittleMiss99
25 August 2017|
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Response from RUN2H20 | Reviewed this property |
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LittleMiss99
25 August 2017|
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Response from RUN2H20 | Reviewed this property |
Saw the dome car seats. Glad we skipped them as well. Most other seats all same. Like a plane, just much more room.
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APutman
21 January 2015|
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Response from jimvad | Reviewed this property |
Basically all over. There are a couple of lots across the street from the Museum, but there are also a bunch of spaces that you park on the side of the road. Once you come onto Willow Street, they have people directing... More
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