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Built by Sylvester Marsh of Campton, New Hampshire, the railway takes visitors on a three-hour round trip to the top of Mount Washington, the highest peak in the Northeast. Times vary according to the season. The train does not run during the winter. Advance ticket purchase is recommended.

The Cog Railway Museum offers antique photographs depicting the construction and early years of the railway. A full size mock-up of a locomotive cab and boiler, a full size section of coach, as well as an actual locomotive frame -- complete with driving mechanism -- is on display for your inspection.

Location: Route 302, Bretton Woods New Hampshire 03589 Telephone 603-278-5404 Toll Free: 800-922-8825

Other Transportation nearby:
(Berlin) Berlin Municipal Airport
(Lyndonville) Caledonia County Airport
(Bethel) Col Dyke Field Airport
(North Conway) Conway Scenic Railroad
(Haverhill) Dean Memorial Airport
(Fryeburg) Eastern Slopes Regional Airport

03/05 Coming to The Bretton Woods area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.