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Welcome to Our 11th Anniversary of

THE SOUTHERN ARIZONA TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM

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Our Second Saturday Movies Are Back, See Below

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137th Silver Spike Celebration is MARCH 18th

see poster below

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From our sister museum, the Tucson Garden RR Society

Rails-in-the-Garden Tour

March 4 & 5, 10:00 to 4:00,        more on their site:

http://tucsongrs.org/SpecialEvents/RailsInTheGarden2017Promo/index.shtml

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Our Next Activites at the Museum

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The    Southern Arizona Transportation Museum
presents its annual
lecture series
Sundays at 3 PM

    Feb 12 - “The Golden State Limited,” by Michael P Bording, Retired Conductor

  •     Feb19th – “Arizona and South Eastern RR,” by Richard Dick, Rail Historian
  •     Feb 26th – “Railroad Family Life along the main line,” by J.J. Lamb, Historian
  •     Mar 19th – “High in the Desert Skies,”   Early Arizona Aviation History, Wm Kalt, Author
  •     Mar 26th – “Wagons of the Old West,” by Bob Stewart, Chairman Rodeo Parade Museum

Admission is free

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and

Our SECOND SATURDAY Movies

The PRINCESS SERIES

  • Jan 14                          5:30                               BEAUTY and the BEAST
    Feb 11                           6:00                              ALADDIN
    Mar 11                          6:15                               CINDERELLA
    Apr   8                          6:30                              POCAHONTAS
    May 13                         7:00                              The LITTLE MERMAID
    Jun 10                          7:15                                MULAN
  • Our movie series is underwritten by the Nova Home Loan Corporation nova-home-loans-blue-smaller128

   click here for poster

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SILVER SPIKE CELEBRATION:

137th Anniversary of the Arrival of the First Train to Tucson.

{and the 12th Anniv of the SATM}
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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