The museum is on winter break. We are open by appointment only and select days until the end of March 2023. In the meantime, we will be working in the background on preparing for the spring. There may also be some special events taking place during this time - monitor our Facebook feed for details. … Continue reading Winter Schedule – December 2022 to March 2023
Every Third Tuesday of the Month (March through November inclusive) is the Komoka Railway Museum Monthly Members meeting at 6:00 pm. All are welcome. (currently some meetings take place virtually via zoom). As well, members and volunteers meet weekly on Saturday mornings, April through November, to work on projects and whatever needs doing.
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation towards restoration of our Canadian National Railways 1979 GMC-Grumman Hi-Railer which was completed in December 2011. Also for the financial support in replacing the Shay building roof with steel in 2013 - the rain has stopped pouring in.
Special thank you to all those who came to visit and contributed to such an amazing day! Blue Water Model Engineering Society Bruce Mannerow Tony Koolens Stu Brownlow Todd Michel Jeff Searson Richmond Hill Live Steamers: David Powell Local History Beth Moyer - Kilworth Display Bonnie Sitter - Wright Family Display School On Wheels Museum … Continue reading 110th Anniversary – Thank You
The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursdays, Friday, Saturdays and Sundays. Starting June 24th, 2022.
Come join us for 110th anniversary of the Komoka Railway station, this is a special event with lots to do! The Komoka Railway station is the 3rd railway station in Komoka, come learn about it and its influence in the formation and development of our town. Without the railroad and this station, there wouldn't … Continue reading 110th Anniversary of the station!
The museum is now on 2022 Spring hours. We will be open Saturdays from 10am to 4pm for months of April, May and June. We may be open at other times for special events. Masks still required. Preb00king a visit time is recommended, due to limits on number of persons. Phone 519-657-1912 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Komoka Railway Museum now has a Youtube channel. Come check it out for funny fridays, story station episodes, and member stories. Please subscribe and help us reach our initial goal of 100 subscribers! As always, follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the latest updates!
The museum recognizes the support of Municipality of Middlesex Centre and their 2021 Council Grant Program. In 2021, using our grant we have begun a project to replace a portion of the wood deck at the rear of the Station building with a concrete walkway. This project is ongoing. As well, the southeast portion of … Continue reading Thank you Municipality of Middlesex Centre
Starting this week on Wednesday and Friday's we will be offering "Story Station" at 10am and 1pm. Story station is a drop in activity where we read stories, sing songs about trains and learn about the history of Komoka and the railway. This is an activity geared towards young children to get them interested in … Continue reading Story Station is on the tracks
The museum recognizes the support of Municipality of Middlesex Centre and their 2020 Council Grant Program. In 2020, using our grant and additional museum funds/donations we were able to replace the old patio-type doors on either side of the Shay Building as they were at end of life. The replacement was commercial aluminium-framed windows plus … Continue reading Thank you Municipality of Middlesex Centre
We acknowledge the assistance of Ross and Stuart and crew from Ace of Spades Tree Service with the 2019 portion of our Station Deck replacement project. They contributed time and equipment to help remove and take away old wood, excess sand/soil and level the work space. Ace of Spades - call 519-666-2957 or 519-521-4361