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McAdam Railway Station

National Historic Site

Discover our History

Built in 1900, the McAdam Railway Station is a National and Provincial Historic site and a designated Heritage Railway Station. Located on the New Brunswick-Maine border the former Canadian Pacific Railway Station was part of the main CPR line into Atlantic Canada.

The Station is operated and managed by the McAdam Historical Restoration Commission. It is an active museum offering tours, catered meals, conference facilities and much more. The Station is also a Visitor Information Center, located only a few kilometers from the Maine-New Brunswick border crossing at Vanceboro.

Come on in and take a tour. It’s a story of railroad history when ridin’ the rail was the only way to travel! We are open seasonally from July 1 to September 30, everyday from 10am-5pm.



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Explore our National Historic Site


The McAdam Railway Station offers tours daily from July 1st to September 30th. The Station is open seven days a week from 10 am to 5 pm. Take the guided tour and discover the significance of rail travel to New Brunswick and Canada. Stories of German spies, plane crashes and a waiting room shooting are all part of the experience of rail travel in the early 1900’s. It’s a step back in time!