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The NIBSCO Express Train is part of the National New York Central Railroad Museum in Elkhart. (Truth File Photo/Evey Wilson) (AP)
National New York Central Railroad Museum celebrates National Train Day Saturday
Posted on May 9, 2014 at 11:23 a.m.

ELKHART — Elkhart will celebrate National Train Day at the National New York Central Railroad Museum Saturday, May 10.

Children 12 and younger will be admitted free of charge. Admission is $6 for adults and $5 for seniors.

There will be a raffle for a framed and signed National New York Central Railroad poster and railroad music will add to the atmosphere, according to a news release from the city of Elkhart.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The museum is at 721 S. Main St. 

National Train Day celebrates the driving of the silver spike which ushered in the completion of the first Transcontinental Railroad.