The Gregarious Railfan
Union, IL 60180 (population, 567 [2013])              Page 2     

GPS:   N 42.22874, W 88.53053     Google map   

Scanner:  IRM 160.2750, F1 154.5150 F2, Main Dispatch 151.6850 F3, 151.9550 F4, 154.5400 F5

Description:  Located in Union IL, The Illinois Railway Museum is the largest railroad museum in the U.S.  It has an
impressive collection of operating locomotives and trolleys and equally impressive collection of prototype railroad
equipment, signs and signal devices. All the collection is well curated by a dedicated volunteer staff.

Approximate # trains per 24 hours: N/A

Photo opportunities: Immense  

Nearby RR stuff:
 Rochelle Railroad Park, Rochelle, IL  N 41.92045, W 89.07119

Gregariousness quotient: Medium to High

There is a restaurant on site

Pub & Grub:
 Checkers II in Union, N 42.23337, W 88.54298   

Lodging:  Super 8, Quality Inn and Best Western in Woodstock, IL N 42.29499, W 88.43322  

Discount Coupons for admission:  
Groupon       
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Illinois Railway Museum
BT
“The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies;
probably because generally they are the same people.” - Gilbert K. Chesterton
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