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  • North Carolina Transportation Museum: All the details for your field trip to the museum. Or take a virtual trip and read about and explore the exhibits, including the Flue Shop, the Master Mechanic's Office, and the Robert Julian Roundhouse. Take a few minutes to watch the online video that explains the history of steam railroads in North Carolina.
  • Union Station Railroad Museum: The heritage of Moore County and the town of Aberdeen can be seen at this museum through its exhibits of memorabilia and artifacts.
  • Old Fort Railroad Museum: Old Fort, North Carolina has been undergoing a great renovation and the Depot is no exception. The Railroad Depot houses the Railroad Museum and contains memorabilia, tools, and furniture from the early railroad period.

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The exhibits at the National Railroad Museum and Hall of Fame include photographs and maps, displays, a model railroad layout, and four pieces of rolling stock. The museum is located in the old Seaboard Air Line (SAL) Railway’s depot. It was built in 1900 and was the home of the North Carolina Division of SAL. A prime example of Victorian architecture, it is one of the most photographed stations in the eastern United States and is representative of the structures of that era.

The station is under renovation, but the museum has moved to a temporary location on Hamlet Avenue in Hamlet, North Carolina. It is open by appointment only. Call the City of Hamlet at (910) 582-2651. Admission is free.

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