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Kankakee Railroad Museum

  Agency Contact Information:
Address: 197 South East Avenue
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: 815.929.9320
Website: www.kankakeerrmuseum.us
  Service Profile:
Service/program name: Kankakee Model Railroad Club
Description: The Model Railroad Club has 4 layouts located at the Depot and 2 layouts under construction at the annex located across the street in the Arcade building. The N scale layout depicts the downtown Kankakee area in the 1950's era. The layout includes a scale version of the Depot, Court Street, and a small freight yard.

The HO Scale layout features 4 tracks, including 3 figure 8s in the center of the table. One other track is currently being rebuilt and much of the scenery is being re-worked.

Service/program name: Museum
Description: OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Tuesday - Saturday
11:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Sunday
Noon to 4:00 P.M.

Special Hours by Request
  General Information:
Description: Preserves railroad heritage with a restored Union Pacific 1967 Caboose and a 1947 Pullman Standard Coach that can be rented for parties, dining, and business meetings.

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1 Stuart Drive
Kankakee, IL 60901
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