Upcoming Events

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!

When: Saturday, September 23rd from Noon to 5pm

Where: at the Bellingham Railway Museum 1320 Commercial Street, Bellingham, WA 98225

The Bellingham Railway Museum will open its doors free of charge on Saturday September 24, 2016, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 12th annual Museum Day Live! On this day only, participating museums across the United States emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based facilities, which offer free admission every day, and open their doors for free to those who download a Museum Day Live! ticket. Donations are always welcome. Go here to get your ticket to participating museums http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live-2017/  We will have a special surprise activity on the day. We hope to see you all there!



When: Saturday, October 7th from 9am to 5pm and Sunday, October 8th from 10am to 4pm

Where: Northwest Washington Fairgrounds – The Henry Jansen AG. Bldg. in Lynden, Washington

We will be exhibiting again this year and selling excess train merchandise. We should have lots of model train stuff in various scales, vintage postcards, railroad art, and books for sale. The train show features a large array of model train layouts, exhibits, and vendors. Trains of all gauges for train buffs of all ages! It is loads of fun for all!

Go here for admission prices and coupons: www.lyndentrainshow.com



When: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 3pm-6pm or when we run out of candy!

Where: Bellingham Railway Museum and Participating Downtown Bellingham Businesses

Join us for the annual Downtown Trick-or-Treat on October 31. Hundreds of families come downtown for a fun and safe alternative to neighborhood trick-or-treating. The Bellingham Railway Museum and other participating downtown businesses will be providing free trick-or-treating for kids and their families. (Thank you to the Downtown Bellingham Partnership!) We LOVE this event!