Texas Railroad History

  • El Paso Union Depot

    Built in 1906 as the first international train station in the U.S., the handsome renovated building now serves AMTRAK and is home to the city'

  • Railroad Bunkhouse

    Constructed prior to 1900, the bunkhouse is one of the oldest buildings in Sanderson. Assessed in 2001

  • Texon Santa Fe Depot Museum

    The Town of Texon, Texas was founded in 1924

  • Pecos Depot

    This landmark depot was purchased from the Panhandle- Santa Fe Railway in 1972. Built in 1892 it served as a railway terminal until 1950

  • Locomotive #3417

    Currently on display in Hulen Park is the historic locomotive #3417 which is in the process of being restored.

  • Quanah, Acme and Pacific Railroad Depot

    Three-story structure built in 1908

  • Historic Orient-Santa Fe Depot

    The history of railroading in West Texas comes alive at the old depot. In addition to housing the Railway Museum of San Angelo, the facility features an operating diorama depicting the city in 1928

  • Texas State Railroad

    Operated by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, antique steam engines power vintage coaches 25 miles to Palestine in the nation'

  • Jay Gould Private Railroad Car

    Jay Gould Private Railroad Car—The "Atalanta" has luxurious interior with four staterooms, lounge, dining room, kitchen, butler'

  • Railroad & Transportation Museum of El Paso

    The oldest Classic American locomotive (1857) in the West is the feature exhibit. After being listed as a National Treasure, El Paso & Southwestern RR Locomotive No.1 was restored in 2003-4