VISION - GOALS - RESPONSIBILITY
It is the Las Vegas Railroad Society's ongoing mission to collect, preserve and exhibit historical steam era artifacts and railroad memorabilia for educational, historical and cultural enrichment and to 'bring to life' the fascinating history of Southern Nevada, it's railroads, its industries and cultural heritage of the late 19th and early 20th century by using the medium of operating trains; with interactive museum exhibits and historical reenactments, and educating the public about our nation's railroad history and tomorrow's new railroad technologies.
It is the LV Railroad Society's vision provide railroad education and numerous other educational programs inside Las Vegas' new addition of a 'Railroad Heritage Exploratorium.'
- The cultural center will bustle with authentic sounds and sights depicted within the Gilded-Progressive Age.
- Our focus on Las Vegas’ nostalgic steam era was selected as a tribute to industrial ingenuity, paired with the pioneer entrepreneurial spirit for which Nevadans are known.
- Exploratorium programs also provide views to living in harmony with nature, and with sustainable new technologies and lifestyles.
1] To create a year-round-active fieldtrip destination for over 300,000 students of our local schools.
2] Supporting our local economy with attracting a new kind of tourism from around the world.
3] Creating notable job opportunities, as also year-round job shadowing opportunities for youth.
4] Voicing our ongoing support for public transportation efforts with light rail on behalf of our entire community in all corridors in our valley..
It Is The Las Vegas Railroad Society's Responsibility
To Be the Official 'Care Taker' of Our City's Railroad Heritage....
Las Vegas' future 'Railroad Heritage Exploratorium' Will Become
A 'Living Memorial'
To The Tremendous Impact The Railroad Had On Our City's Growth..
Last But Not Least.....
Charity Begins in Our Own Home Town
And Not Abroad
Where We Don't Even Know
Where Our Hard Earned Money Goes!
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