Virginia Museum of Transportation, Roanoke

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The Virginia Museum of Transportation is a museum devoted to the topic of transportation located in Downtown Roanoke, Virginia, US.

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  • I just loved this place. It was way bigger than I though. I love the Classic Cars and the outside Trains. A must see if your in Downtown Roanoke  more »
  • This was a delightful small museum for a family. My son loves trains so this was perfect for him. We were very impressed with what they have been able to achieve. I would recommend this as an...  more »
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  • A proper museum with tons of exhibits and learning! The most exciting part is without a doubt the train yard and the 611 is nothing short of stunning! Wonderful friendly staff and a large collection of beautiful vehicles. There are FEW museums in the world like this one.
  • What a neat place! Old antique cars, bus information of old days, ships, planes and trains. Good value, you could spend 2 or more hours see it. We never realized how big those locomotives could be. Make sure you check out the 611 steam, from I believe 1951, 110 mph! I would have like to have learned some information on the new versions, horsepower, miles per hour. To do a comparison. Very interesting place of highly recommended it.

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