HUNTSVILLE DEPOT AND MUSEUM
Hear the rattle of the tracks and the engineer’s whistle as you experience life on the rails in 1860. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Depot served as the local passenger house & the corporate offices for the eastern division of the Memphis & Charleston Railroad. An active passenger station until 1968, the original depot building stands as a symbol of Huntsville’s transportation history & city growth. The Depot grounds are open free to the public from 9am-5pm each day
The Mission of the Historic Huntsville Depot
To nurture and explore Huntsville’s rich history through the preservation of its first train station and engaging exhibits that highlight transportation’s impact on our community.