Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum

Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum

Centramod is working with the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum to build a new model train layout for display in the museum. The layout is nearly complete and there was a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday April 15th at 10:30 am. For more information on the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum, visit...

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Hurricane IKE Forces Train Show Cancellation

The Train Show scheduled for this weekend, September 20th and 21st has been CANCELLED due to Hurricane IKE evacuees being sheltered at the show site, Temple’s Mayborn Convention Center. All advance ticket and vendor table sales will be refunded. CentraMod will have an open house from 1-5 PM Saturday, September 20th. A drawing will be held for the raffle layout and Amtrak tickets at the end of the open house. Raffle tickets will be available...

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Train Campers Receive RR Date Nail

Train Campers Receive RR Date Nail

On Wednesday, June 13th, 25 children aged 7 to 11 visited CentraMod to learn about modeling and running trains. They visited on the second day of a three day “Train Camp” experience that was offered through the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum. At the end or their day at CentraMod, the children received a date nail as part of their care package. Railroad tie date nails have a date stamped in their head. For example, a nail with a...

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CentraMod Hosts Train Camp

CentraMod Hosts Train Camp

On Wednesday, June 13th, 25 children aged 7 to 11 visited CentraMod to learn about modeling and running trains. They visited on the second day of a three day “Train Camp” experience that was offered through the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum. As the children arrived at the CentraMod club house, there were divided into small groups named after historical named passenger trains. These group names were the The Scout, The Texas...

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