Pacific Southwest Railway Museum

750 Depot St.
Campo, CA 91906- Map It
Phone: (619) 465-7776

AAA Editor Notes

Pacific Southwest Railway Museum is at SR 94 and Forrest Gate Road at 750 Depot St. The museum showcases a large collection of vintage locomotives, cabooses, freight and passenger cars, and other railway memorabilia spanning more than 100 years. A scenic 12-mile, 75-minute round-trip ride aboard a vintage train takes passengers through San Diego&#8217;s backcountry mountains; the trip includes a tour of the museum. Special themed train trips for families are held throughout the year.</br>Picnic and children's play areas as well as a vintage railway station are on the grounds.</br>Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.</br>
Museum tour $7; $4.50 (ages 6-12). Train ride and museum tour $18; $15 (ages 65+); $9 (ages 3-12); free (ages 0-2 on adult lap). Rides with the engineer in the locomotive $40 (limit two persons ages 6+ per trip; reservations are required).
Hours: Museum Sat.-Sun. 9-5, early to mid-Apr. and Father's Day-Thanksgiving. Phone for train schedule and to confirm museum schedule.