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Sioux City Railroad Museum seeks historical status for Milwaukee Railroad Shops

Sioux City, IA – The Siouxland Historical Railroad Association is seeking a historic designation to list the Milwaukee Railroad Shops Historic District in Sioux City on the National Register of Historic Places, a federal program administered by the National Park Service that recognizes buildings, structures and sites historically significant to the country, regions, states and […]

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Help support the Railroad Museum through our Rail Sale and get a great piece of history to display at work or home.

The Railroad Museum would like to take this opportunity to present a great way for you to help support the museum and collect a great piece of authentic railroad history at the same time. We have taken decommissioned rail and beautifully preserved it along with our Milwaukee Railroad Shops domed logo and included a card of authenticity […]

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JUNE-2B2014

The Railroad Museum Biggest Construction Phase Kicks Off

  The Railroad Museum in Sioux City, IA is beginning to embark on its busiest and most comprehensive phase of construction in 20 years of recovery, restoration, and repurposing work of the Milwaukee Railroad Shops Historic District and the volunteers and staff couldn’t be more excited. After years of painstaking fundraising, historical research, archeology studies, […]

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Please Help, Photo’s Needed

     The writing of the nomination to list the Milwaukee Railroad Shops Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places is nearing completion. The nomination package will be submitted no later than mid-April.       Our nomination package contains a comprehensive history of the site, as well as a look at Sioux City’s railroad history […]

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