Unfortunately, due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, in accordance with the CDC recommendations, the Rappahannock Railroad Museum will be closed until further notice. We hope to see everyone again soon!

What we're about

Who we are...

We are a volunteer run organization, seeking to provide a unique glimpse into the lives of Railroad workers.

What you'll see...

Come  by on a Saturday morning and visit our two cabooses, baggage car, and newly opened museum buildings, featuring operating model railroad layouts of various gauges!

The Little Yellow Train.

Our main attraction is the 'Little Yellow Train'; an open air ~45 minute ride on restored Maintenance of Way equipment.

About Us


Ride the Little Yellow Train!

Ride the Little Yellow Train!

Ride the Little Yellow Train!

Weather Permitting, take our roughly 45 minute open-air train ride, traveling approximately 1 mile from the Museum out to the RF&P mainline.


Now Open!

Ride the Little Yellow Train!

Ride the Little Yellow Train!

After nearly 2 years of work , our museum expansion is finally open to the public! Take a break from the weather and enjoy displays and operating layouts!


Become a Member Today!

Ride the Little Yellow Train!

Become a Member Today!

Join us today in helping to preserve railroad history for future generations! 

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, come see us in person!

Feel free to drop by the Museum during normal visiting hours.

If you wish to mail anything to the museum; please send to:

Rappahannock Railroad Museum, Inc.

P.O. BOX 9088

Fredericksburg, Va.  22403-9088

Rappahannock Railroad Museum

11700 Main Street, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22408, United States