Our fall schedule started on August 28th, 2023. We are open Saturday from 10am to 2pm or by appointment at other times. Here are some of our 2023 upcoming events - watch our FaceBook posts. September 16th – Railway Safety Day September 23rd – In Celebration of the Canadian Home Children September 30th – Truth … Continue reading Fall Hours 2023
Earth Day at The Komoka Railway Museum! This Saturday April 22nd join us for a special Earth Day Story Station with Joe Fonseca from the Middlesex Centre Pollinator Team! Schedule: 10 am-11 am: Drop-in playgroup 11 am-12 pm: Earth Day Story Station + clean-up of Ethan’s Garden and planting in the garden with Joe! The … Continue reading Earth day at the KRM 2023!
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
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 be … Continue reading 110th Anniversary of the station!
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
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
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.
Our museum was inducted into the North American Railway Hall of Fame in 2016!
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.