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Welcome to Our 13th Anniversary of

THE SOUTHERN ARIZONA TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM

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SATM Lecture Series February and March

When: Sundays at 3pm (see dates below)
Where: Southern Arizona Transportation Museum
414 N Toole Ave    (520)623-2223
Admission: Free

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Andy Odell: Feb. 4 — Arizona Mineral Belt Railroad
Phil Wendstrand: Feb. 11 — Chasing the Butterfield
Tom Peterson: Feb. 18 — Motoring in Territorial Arizona
Gene Caywood: Feb. 25 — Hooves and Rails, Story of Tucson’s Street Railway, 1897-1906
Richard Dick: Mar. 18 — Train to Tombstone and Ft. Huachuca Branch
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SILVER SPIKE ANNIVERSARY
Saturday, March 17

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SATM  Second  Saturday  Movies

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The Movie Series is Sponsored by the Hicks Family

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Our outdoor model friends

Rails in the Garden

March 3rd and 4th

more information here

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SILVER SPIKE ANNIVERSARY
Saturday, March 17

Arrival of the Southern Pacific Railroad to Tucson (March 17th )   This celebration marks
138 years since the train began stopping in the Old Pueblo.  The free event takes place
in front of Locomotive 1673 (which starred in “Oklahoma” ) and includes performances
by the 4th Cavalry Band Regiment Band, reenactments by direct descendants of the
original participants of 1880, crafts, children’s activities, and a display of the  original
Silver Spike, 9:30 am (music begins), 414 N. Toole Ave. 623-2223.

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Visit our friends at the
GADSDEN-PACIFIC
Toy Train Operating Museum

open house tours and rides
Second and fourth  Sunday afternoons

more information click here

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From our friends up the road

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click above for their web site
click here for the full poster
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 see our new display cases and displays

Our current special exhibit:

Dinner in the Diner

Featuring original china and silver service
from the named first class Pullman trains.

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Read Our Latest Newsletter Here

For the Museum, Trolley, and Bus Divisions
of the Old Pueblo Trolley Organization

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   The Southern Arizona Transportation Museum

is proud to carry David Devine’s new book, debuted at the Tucson’s Birthday Party

A History of the Old Pueblo from the 1854 Gadsden Purchase

See a review in the Arizona Star

Visit the museum Gift Shop for this and other books

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Please visit our sister train museum
THE GADSDEN-PACIFIC DIVISION TOY TRAIN OPERATING MUSEUM

There are public open houses second and fourth Sundays, 12:30-4:30 through May
The next swap meet is June 3rd and 4th

find out more at http://www.gpdtoytrainmuseum.com/

 

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And Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Movie “Oklahoma

Starring our Engine 1673

which was filmed in Elgin, AZ, and surrounding areas,

Read more  at this link:

The Arizona Star 10/29 “Caliente” Section

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See how to donate a car, help the museum, and the high school JTED mechanical education program: here

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See more on our Facebook page, even if you are not on Facebook.

NOTE NEW : Contact us at  satm1673@outlook.com