In 1991, a group of volunteers got together to restore the rusting Engine No. 1. Not only did they restore it, they rebuilt it and it began pulling passengers again in 2000. Today, the engine and the museum are maintained and run by volunteers.
Do you have a favorite memory or story from working on or traveling by railroad? Share them at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7 at the Tanana Valley Railroad Museum and inspire others to travel by rails.
If you have any pictures or videos from your travels we would love to see them. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Light refreshments will be provided.