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 Jan. 2017





The Western Reserve Railroad Association
(dba The Painesville Railroad Museum)
is dedicated to the restoration of the NYC Painesville Depot,
preserving railroad history and promoting model railroading.

On April 20th, 2015 the City of Painesville has amendment the
Historic Preservation District Section 1146.03 and established
Railroad Street Historic Preservation District which includes Railroad Street and all property
 of the Western Reserve Railroad Association (dba Painesville Railroad Museum).

Open Hours
Friday,  6pm to 9pm
May through October

It is with great pleasure that we announce that The Western Reserve Junior Service League
has awarded us a $3,000.00 grant for a new IT station.
This will allow us to purchase a new Lap Top computer, software, printer, projector, screen
and Wi-Fi for one year.


1982 - note the Greyhound sign.  








Hours of Operation:

Fridays roughly 6-9pm, from May till October.

Saturday when we have work parties
Hours depending on available volunteers

If you missed the last Railfaning Day,
Look what you missed



The Western Reserve Railroad Association
The Painesville Railroad Museum
a 501(c)3 non-profit