3995 Brooklake Road
Brooks, OR 97303
On the grounds of Powerland Heritage Park
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Welcome to the largest Trolley Museum in
the Pacific Northwest
The Oregon Electric Railway Museum is an operating trolley museum. We feature trolleys and other electric railway equipment from the West Coast as well as from around the world. Our railway equipment collection dates from the 1890’s thru 1977.
Your Visit to the Museum includes
- An authentic experience of purchasing trolley tickets at our Depot, Hopmere Station, This station, built by the museum is based on plans of a Southern Pacific Train Station.
- A Ride on one of our authentic trolleys from around the world. Our most popular operating car was built in 1913 for Sydney, Australia. The ride is about 2 miles round trip
- You will be welcome to tour our carbarn filled with historic railway equipment, some on static display, other in the midst of restoration to service. See what was once was consider out-dated is now considered new again.
The Museum is run all by volunteers, from the restoration of the streetcars to selling tickets to operating the trolley. Consider joining the OERHS and volunteering your time, or consider monetary donations to keep our trolleys running.