The Museum of Transportation Photo Gallery

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    Walking Among the Trains at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• Walking among the trains at the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.

    Pictures From the World's Largest Collection of Trains

    The Museum of Transportation has the nation's largest collection of old trains, including more than 70 locomotives. The museum also features an automobile center, which houses not only rare cars, but an impressive collection of historic fire engines. There are also boats, planes and even horse-drawn carriages. For kids, there's the "Creation Station" play area as well as rides on the museum's own minature train. Here are pictures of some of the things to see at the Transportation Museum.

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    A Color-Coded Locomotive Shows Off All its Parts

    ••• This locomotive was color-coded to help visitors identify the different components. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    A Caboose at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• A caboose is one of the many train cars visitors can explore at the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    The H.T. Pott Tug Boat at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• Climb aboard this tug boat, built in 1932. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    A C-47 at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• A C-47 sits right at the entrance to the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    A Classic Truck at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• One of the classic vehicles at the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    A '57 Chevy at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• A '57 Chevy reminds visitors of the area's Route 66 history. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    A Vintage Fire Truck at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• One of the vintage fire trucks at the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    Inside one of the Locomotives at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• Kids can have hands-on-fun inside many of the locomotives. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    A Locomotive at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• One of more than 70 locomotives at the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    Inside a Caboose at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• Inside one of the caboose cars at the Museum of Transportation. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.
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    The Silver Charger Locomotove at the Museum of Transportation

    ••• The Silver Charger is one of the sleekest locomotives at the Museum. © David O'Brien, Licensed to About.com, Inc.