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Today in Island History
1912 Tom Longboat the celebrated distance runner dazzles a large crowd at the Abegweit Grounds in Charlottetown. He laps local champ Fred Cameron of Amherst twice in winning a 10-mile match race. His time of 53:10 knocks 2:54 off Cameron's track record.
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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.

Open for Summer 2014

We are closed Saturdays and Sundays!


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 30 - 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

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