Members are encouraged to volunteer, in 2015 the members donated nearly 4000 hours to the operation of the museum.They were involved in: operations, cleaning & maintenance, gift shop, restorations, archives, library, guided tours,display creation & much more.
Winnipeg Railway Museum
Where the Past meets the Present

Under Construction



The Winnipeg Railway Museum is operated by volunteers from The Midwestern Rail Association Inc. an non-profit charity, registered with Revenue Canada and the City of Winnipeg Charities.  The mandate of the museum is the procurement, preservation and presentation of the rail history and equipment of an area bound by the lakeheads on the East, the foothills of the Rockies on the West, St Paul MN on the South and the Hudson Bay on the North.

The membership year runs from April 1 to March 31 and membership is open to all.

Types of Membership are:

Youth (13-17 years)                                    No Vote               $10.00/year

Regular (18+years)                                    One Vote             $25.00/year

Family (2 adults-2children to 13 years)      Two Votes            $35.00/year

Benefits of Membership

Bi- Monthly Newsletter

10% Discount on Gift Shop Purchases

Free admission to the Museum

In conjunction with the Wpg Model Club supervised use of the HO Layout