Explore antique rail cars, locomotives, and automobiles at a site that once had been a national hub for steam engine repairs. Don’t worry there’s more than to this museum than the exhibits. You and your kids can take a fun-filled 25-minute train ride on an old diesel engine. The train will take you all around the museum’s 60-acre site. In addition to the train tour, there are numerous family-friendly events, and by the end of the day you and your family who have learned how transportation helped build North Carolina.