Theme days


  • Railroad Jobs

    January 13, 2017 to April 30, 2017

    In our Grand Gallery you can experience a variety of railroad jobs. Along with our tour guide, try your hand at the brakeman’s job, learn how he coupled cars and applied the brakes. Become a carman and inspect hot boxes on a truck or a track-man working on building a section of railroad track or a motorman and operate the streetcar controls. 

    These activities are available every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and at 3:00 pm. 

  • Circus Train

    March 1, 2017 to April 30, 2017

    See the buzz of excitement surrounding the Circus Train in America.  While visiting the Grand Gallery, see beautiful miniature train layouts and poster exhibition. Search for the circus animals and performers hiding in various vehicles.

    Join the Ringmaster and participate in fun activities for children: Juggling with Chinese spinning plates, balls and diabolo, presented at 11 am, 2 pm and 3:30 pm.

    Climb aboard the Canadian Pacific Neville sleeper car and discover how circus staff and performers travelled during the last century. Tours of the sleeper-car will be presented in English at 11 am, 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm and in French at 10:30 am, 1 pm and 3 pm.

Consult our brochure 2016-2017

Schedule and admission fees

Consult all necessary information on the schedule and admission fees section.

 

Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum is a project of the Canadian Railroad Historical Association (CRHA)