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The Garrett Historical Society Museum is the former Baltimore and Ohio Railroad freight station. It is located along side the CSX Railroad tracks, and the station has been restored to reflect a typical rural railroad station of the early 1900's. It has relics, curios, photographs, and railroad items that tell the story of Garrett's rich history. The basement of the museum is home to the Greater Midcontinent Railroad Company an HO scale model railroad layout.

Location: 302 N. Randolph Street, Garrett Indiana 46738 Telephone 219-357-3002

Other History nearby:
(Fort Wayne) Allen City-Fort Wayne Historical Museum
(Antwerp) Ehrhart Museum
(Garrett) Garrett Historical Society
(Rome City) Gene Stratton Porter State Historic Site
(Huntington) Huntington County Historical Museum
(Taylorsville) Indian Valley Museum

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