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3995 Brooklake Road
Brooks, OR 97303
On the grounds of Powerland Heritage Park
Phone: 971-701-6327

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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

  • InterpretiveCenter-072614-11An 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 m
    iles 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 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.


After two days shoveling gravel, the new platform track is shaping up. The south extension will be added in the next two weeks allowing passengers to unload from both sides of the cars. Work on the east track panel should be completed by this weekend and cars will have access to the platform.
Additional volunteers worked in the depot, cleaning, dusting and polishing everything in sight.
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Board meetings around here are a lot of fun - especially when it’s time to celebrate a birthday! Happy birthday to Bill Binns! At 93 years young, we decided not to add a candle for every year. ... See MoreSee Less

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The sun was shining on the crew today helping dry things out after the storm on Saturday. The dirt backfill packed down well under the weight of the loader. There is still some "topping off" to be done but the crew is well on the way to completing this project. ... See MoreSee Less

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