Special Hours & Closures

The Museum has special hours and closures on the dates listed below at the specified times. Please plan your visits accordingly.

  • December 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st we are open extended holiday shopping hours! The gift shop will be open from 10 am - 4 pm on top of regular Museum open hours!
  • December 28th - CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Winter/Spring Hours

Saturdays 12-4 pm
Or by pre-booked appointment
Thanksgiving - Victoria Day

Summer Hours

Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-4pm
Victoria Day weekend (May 21st) until Labour Day (September 1st).
The Museum will be closed on Labour Day.

Fall Hours

Thursday to Saturday 12-4 pm
or by pre-booked appointment
September (Labour Day) to Thanksgiving


The Museum is accessible to people with mobility needs. All major areas are on the main level and have accessible wide doorways to allow space for mobility devices such as walkers and wheelchairs. The interior of some publicly accessible rolling stock is only viewable by stairs.
We provide a hand-crank wheelchair lift and operator to access publicly displayed and accessible rolling stock during special events.
It will be available during normal museum hours if booked in advance by contacting the museum directly to ensure an operator is available.

Museum Admission

Adult: $8 +HST

Senior: $7 +HST

Student: (with valid student card) $7 +HST

Child: $4 +HST

children 3 and under admitted free of charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (519) 637-6284
General Inquiries Email: thedispatcher@ecrm5700.org
Address: 225 Wellington Street, St. Thomas, Ontario, CANADA
N5R 2S6

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