Theme days

  • Railway Christmas

    November 22, 2014 to January 4, 2015

    Rediscover Holiday magic in the Grand Gallery decorated with a train car filled with toys, a model train chugging under the Christmas tree and a festively lit locomotive. Hunt for Christmas stockings hidden throughout the Grand Gallery. Sit in on « Peter the Hogger » a children’s story presented at 1:30 p.m. or test your talents at our Christmas craft workshop at 11:30 a.m.,  2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Decorate your Christmas cookie.

    Mail your letter to Santa from our mail car and visit with him on the weekends from November 22 to December 21, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Christmas Tea

    December 13, 2014 to January 4, 2015

    Treat yourself to a nice cup of tea as did Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, author of the famous Sherlock Holmes series, aboard the business car used by the President of Grand Trunk Railway.  

    Tea, pastries and anecdotes will be served. Menu: Orange Pekoe tea served with plain or raisin scones, shortbread cookies, sugar cookies, testy gingerbread men,  delicious mincemeat tarts, butter tarts and a moist fruit cake laced with brandy!

    Adults and children 13 or older are welcome. Seating is limited to one table for 4 and one table for 5. Tea is served at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and lasts one hour and a half. Date available on December 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28 and 30, and January 3 and 4.

    Price: $30 p.p., and includes admission to Exporail. For information and reservations: 450 638-1522, ext. 231.

Consult our brochure 2014-2015

The largest railway museum in Canada


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)