HO Model Railroad
16th Avenue and South Main St,
Council Bluffs, Iowa
The museum is currently
closed for the season and will
reopen next spring.
To arrange group tours please phone or e-mail.
Historical Society of Pottawattamie County members: Free
Seniors (over 60) and AAA members: $6.00
Ages 6 - 12: $5.00
Age 5 and under: Free
The HO model railroad layout simulates the Rock Island Railroad operations in Council Bluffs in the latter years of its existance, including its interchanges with the various roads that operated in the Omaha/Council Bluffs area. There were nine of these: Chicago Burlington & Quincy, Chicago Great Western, Chicago Northwestern, Chicago Rock Island & Pacific, Illinois Central, Milwaukee Road, Missouri Pacific, Union Pacific, and Wabash.