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The popularity of train travel by train has seen a recent resurgence, and trains have a legitimate claim in Cheyenne that has made it America's "Railroad Capital." At its heart, Cheyenne is a railroad town. Its first residents were men who moved west to work on the transcontinental railroad. Train enthusiasts will find themselves in train heaven in Cheyenne, as its various rail attractions are really quite impressive. The Cheyenne Depot and the Big Boy Steam Engine are just two of the attractions in the area for train enthusiasts. 

 

 

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Ames Monument & Sherman Hill

Exit 329 Interstate 80
Buford, WY 82052

The Ames Monument is a 60 foot high granite pyramid located in southeastern Albany County, Wyoming.  It is dedicated to Oakes...MORE >>

Big Boy Steam Engine

17th at Morrie Ave.
In Holliday Park
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: (307) 637-6423

Even in retirement, Old Number 4004 remains an imposing sight.  The world's largest steam locomotive, this powerful...MORE >>

Cheyenne Depot

121 W. 15th St.
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: (307) 632-3905

Designated a National Historic Landmark, this former Union Pacific Depot has been restored to its original glory.  Home to a...MORE >>

Depot Days

West 15th Street and Capitol Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: (307) 632-3905

The third Weekend in May each year. Cheyenne Depot Days. 9a-5p Sat and 9a-4p Sun, May 16-17, 2015. At 4 locations. Historic...MORE >>

Engine 1242

Carey Ave. & Lions Park Dr.
Cheyenne Botanic Gardens in Lions Park
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Phone: (307) 637-6429

Built in 1890 in New Jersey, this is Wyoming's oldest steam engine. Known as Ol' Sadie, the engine ran the...MORE >>

Merci Train

2201 East Lincolnway
American Legion Post #6
Cheyenne, WY 82001

The Merci Train: Gift from the People of France The Merci Train was sent to the United States in 1949 in gratitude for American...MORE >>

Union Pacific Roundhouse Turntable and Machine Shop

121 W 15th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82001

The Union Pacific roundhouse, turntable and machine shop are located in the westcentral portion of the Union Pacific rail yards in...MORE >>