AAA Editor Notes
Steam Railroading Institute’s Visitor Center & Museum is at 405 S. Washington St., just n. of Corunna Ave. Tours, videos, model railroad exhibits and steam railroad memorabilia contribute to the visitor’s experience. The visitor center is home to the Pere Marquette 1225 steam locomotive, prototype for the animated film “The Polar Express,” and a collection of rolling stock and cabooses.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.