Located at 495 Water Street, St. John's Newfoundland, the Railway Coastal Museum is housed in the original refurbished Riverhead Train Station built in 1903. The museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to interpreting the history of the Newfoundland railway system from its inception in the late 1880's to its closure in 1988 as well as the history of the provincial Coastal Boat Service.

Welcome to the Railway Coastal Museum

Effective October 1st


Monday: Closed

Tuesday: Closed 

Wednesday: 10 AM - 5 PM 

Thursday: 10 AM - 5 PM 

Friday: 10 AM - 5 PM

Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM

Sunday: 10 AM - 5 PM

Just arrived!

We just received a shipment of BRIO Wooden Railway toys!

BRIO’s mission is to create happy childhood memories.

Founded in 1884, BRIO offers “clean, simple designs that spark children’s creativity and imagination.”

Christmas is fast-approaching! Why not give the gift of fun and imagination?



Winter Hours (October 1st - June 14th)

Open Wednesday - Sunday

(closed Mondays and Tuesdays)

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Summer Hours (June 15th - September 30th)

Open 7 Days a Week

10: 00 am - 5:00 pm

Find Us

495 Water Street

P.O. Box 6012

St. John's NL

A1C 5X8

Contact Us

T. (709) - 724- 5929

F. (709) - 724 - 5930

E. info@railwaycoastalmuseum.ca