train on tracksAt Railtown 1897 State Historic Park in Jamestown, California, history comes to life with vintage steam trains, a working roundhouse, and the timeless Sierra Railway Shops, a designated California Historical Landmark.

Hours

Railtown 1897 State Historic Park is open daily (except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day)

April-October: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
November-March: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Admission

  • Adults – $5 adults
  • Youths – $3 youths (ages 6-17)
  • Children – Free (ages 5 and under)

If you purchase train tickets, park admission is include in the train ticket price.

Location

Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
10501 Reservoir Rd.
Jamestown, CA 95327
(209) 984-3953

Parking

Free parking is available onsite in a small lot located immediately adjacent to the Railtown Depot, and a larger lot located just to the west and across the tracks from the Depot.
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Accessibility

The grounds at Railtown 1897 State Historic Park are fully accessible to persons with disabilities. Certain exhibits and programs, including train rides, have limited accessibility, due to factors such as narrow, historic stairways and door openings on railroad passenger cars. A mobility lift is available and can accommodate chairs and walkers. The historic cars can accommodate chairs with widths of 28″ and narrower, however, the park also has a transfer chair available. For the best possible service, call (209) 984-3953 before your arrival.