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2024 Special Events

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Murder at the Museum - Mystery on the 20th Century Limited

Date: Saturday, March 23
Time: 4:00-6:00 p.m. or 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $25 ($22 members) Limited seating – reservations and prepayment are required.
Location: Museum of Fulton County

Mystery. Mayhem. Murder. The 20th Century Limited train sets the stage for an evening of mystique. During a trip from New York to Chicago, the train is forced to stop in Fulton County. You, as the passengers, are now becoming detectives in this interactive murder mystery! Reservations and prepayment are required for this adult only event.

PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE!

Or call 419.337.7922

Note - Members must call museum to receive member discount.

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Dining on the 20th Century Limited

Date: Saturday, April 20
Time:11:00 am or 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $40.00  Limited seating – reservations and prepayment are required.
Location: Museum of Fulton County

The most famous train in American history, the 20th Century Limited offered the finest in accommodations and services as it ran between New York City and Chicago. Join us for a taste of days-gone-by as you enjoy a delicious three-course dinner with each course representing a different location . . . the Oak Room at the Plaza Hotel in New York City, a dining car on the 20th Century Limited as it passes through Fulton County, and the Carver’s Café at Mount Rushmore. Each course will be prepared using recipes from 1958 menus and the movie North by Northwest will be shown between courses. Guests are encouraged to dress for 1958 train travel! You won’t want to miss this thrilling evening at the Museum!

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PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE!

Or call 419.337.7922

Note - Members must call museum to receive member discount.

Special Exhibits

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"All Aboard" Train Exhibit
NOW OPEN!

Journey back in time to explore the history of trains in Fulton County. Since 1852, electric trollies, steam and diesel engines have crisscrossed the county and helped each village thrive. The new “All Aboard!” train exhibit will feature unique artifacts from train depots across Fulton County, a working model train with a playhouse watch tower, a monumental-sized story book about trains, and a variety of hands-on activities focused on the people who worked on and around the railroad. 

 

General admission required.

Click Here To Learn More! 

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Meet Me at the Fair Exhibit
Now thru September 2024

Before motion pictures, televisions, and cell phones, Fulton County residents planned trips to and hosted extravagant exhibitions and fairs - both at home and across the US. The Fulton County Fair has been one of the best in the state for decades.

 

Due to popular demand, this special exhibit on this history of the fair will run through September 2024. General admission required.

Click here for more details! 

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