The Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum

The Official Railroad Museum Of The State Of Alabama!

Ride the Calera and Shelby!

Bring your kids, grandkids, family and friends for a Railroad Adventure!


Ride the Calera and Shelby!

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Bring your kids, grandkids, family and friends for a Railroad Adventure!


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Opening Day on the Calera & Shelby!

"All Aboard!" for a new year of trains and fun at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum! Join as our vintage diesels kick off our 2024 operating season!

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Saturday March 2nd
Locomotive with words Calera & Shelby Railroad

All Aboard the Calera and Shelby!

"All Aboard!" for a new year of trains and fun at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum! Take a ride back in time on the Calera & Shelby Railroad. Select a Saturday morning or Saturday afternoon train departure time.

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Easter Eggpress

March 30th 

Make special memories this Easter weekend and let your child receive a sweet treat from Peter Cottontail while onboard the train!

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What if The Weather's Bad?

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