Historic Train Travel (Free Program) For Adult Learners

by  The Durham Museum

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Join us for a virtual tour of the museum’s authentic train
cars! We will start with a look at our 1890s steam engine and 1950s caboose,
followed by a walk through our passenger trains. Luxurious rail travel awaits!

A special thank you to our generous sponsors: Great Plains Communications, The Lincoln Financial Foundation, the Lozier Foundation, and the Debby Durham Family Foundation. 

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Multipoint: $0.00
Multipoint Premium: $0.00



30 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Adult Learners

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

Social Studies/History

Program Delivery Mode

Microsoft Teams

Booking Information

Programs must be requested no later than two weeks before your desired date. Classes are available Monday through Friday between 9:30 AM CST and 4PM CST. Please check that your account is in the correct time zone before booking.

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Receive this program and 9 more for one low price when you purchase the CILC Virtual Expeditions package. Learn more

For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

Please notify us with-in 48 hours if it is necessary to cancel a session. We understand that cancelations my occur (ie due to weather) and will reschedule

About This Provider

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The Durham Museum

Omaha, NE
United States

The Durham Museum offers a fascinating look at the history of the region and offers a broad range of traveling exhibits covering subjects ranging from history and culture to science, industry, and more through our affiliation with the Smithsonian Institution and strong ties with the Library of Congress, National Archives and the Field Museum. Our digital learning programs are unavailable during the summer. We will resume bookings in August, thank you!

Education Department

Program Details


1) Program opens with a basic explanation and introduction of the topic
2) We will begin interactive discussion on railroads and trains, while standing on real train cars.
3) Time is set aside for questions at the closing (as well as throughout the presentation)


After attending The Durham Museum’s Historic Train Travel Class, participants will:
Explore the importance of mid-century rail travel.