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1868 A three-man Congressional delegation headed by the notorious General Benjamin "Beast" Butler departs the Island endorsing the idea of free trade between Prince Edward Island and the U.S. Congress isn't interested.
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Elmira Railway Museum


For many years Elmira Station served as the end of the line for Prince Edward Island's railway. Today, displays of photographs, maps and artifacts, a recreated station master's office and ladies' waiting room recount the fascinating story of railroading on the Island.

Take a ride on our minature railway. See the speeders and our trolley too.

Hike or bike along the scenic Confederation Trail through PEI woodlots and farmland that has been converted from abandoned railway lines.

The Railway Days, at the Elmira Railway Museum for Aug 30, which may appear as a PEI 2014 event, has been cancelled.

Open for Summer and Early Fall
on Weekdays!

We are closed Saturdays and Sundays!


Closing for the Season
September 24!


Hours of Operation



Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

July and August

Monday to Friday -  9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Miniature Train Hours:

Weekdays - July 1 - August 29 - 9:00am - 4:30pm 

Admission and Rates

Seniors recieve a 10%
Discount off Regular
Adult admission

Adult  $4.00 PEI Museum and Heritage Passport

Family $11.00

Students $3.50

Preschoolers free

Group rates available

Miniature Train Ride Rates

Adults $5.00

Child/student $3.50

Family $13.50

Closing for the 2014 Season on September 24!


Events and Exhibits

Visit our Events and Exhibits page

Contact Information

Phone: (902)357-7234

Fax: (902) 357-3077

Off Season Phone - (902)368-6600



457 Elmira Road, Elmira RR 1, PE C0A1K0

GPS N46 26.336 W-062 3.952

Get driving directions