Dining Car

“Dinner in the Diner…”

Get On Board & Let’s Party!

This unique venue can be rented for your Parties, Dinners, Luncheons, Showers, Meetings, and Seminars. Events have been scheduled for guests traveling as far away as 75 miles. The seating capacity of the Dining car is 44. It is air conditioned or heated, as the weather dictates.

Use of the Dining Car must be secured by reservation and contract with the Museum.


Meetings:  Private non-profit groups needing a meeting room may use our venue at 50% off regular cost, if available. The refundable deposit fee of $75 is also due.  During our non-business hours the rent is $75 per hour for non-profit organizations.

All day meetings:  $400 for up to 8 hours (8am-4pm). A refundable $75 is required.

Parties/Bridal/Showers:  $150 for 2 hours.  Additional hours are $25 each.  A refundable $75 deposit is required.

Evening events (after 4pm):  $250 for 3 hours; an additional maximum of 2 hours may be added for $65 per hour.  A refundable $200 deposit is required. 

Alcoholic beverages are not allowed on museum property.


Labor Day to Memorial Day
Mon, Thurs, and Fri -- 12p - 4p
Sat 10a - 4p
Sun, 12p - 4p
Winter and Spring Break
Tue & Wed -- 12p - 4p

Memorial Day to Labor Day
Mon - Fri -- 11a - 4p
Sat -- 10a - 4p
Sun -- 12p - 4p