Trolley Adopt-a-Seat Program - Take A Seat . . . Please! The National Museum of Transportation Trolley Volunteers are currently refurbishing our Philadelphia Transit Company #2740. This was the first car that the Trolley Volunteers put into service at the Museum in 1998. The seats of this trolley were last refurbished by SEPTA, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, in 1984. The seats, as received from SEPTA in 1995, were blue with red trim. Our goal is to restore the seats back to the original brown color. The cost to reupholster a double seat is $199.00, and a single seat is $149.00. Will you Adopt-a-Seat for
Parkway South Middle School Servathon
Parkway South Middle School came the National Museum of Transportation on Friday the 13th of April with hearts and hands to work. As part of their first ever Servathon, the students removed weeds and put down mulch to beautify each area. We thank the school for sending its students to enhance our islands and peninsulas at the National Museum of Transportation. We will look forward to working with Parkway South Middle School again
Wild Ones – Thanks!
Wild Ones Native Landscaping members, together with a few Missouri Master Naturalists, removed invasive honeysuckle along a creek located across the pond from a train that traverses the park on Thursday, March 15 and Saturday, March 17, as part of Honeysuckle Sweep for Healthy Habitat. To plan a work day for your group, please contact April Anderson at email@example.com. To find out why groups like these are helping us get rid of honeysuckle, visit:
STEM Marshmallow Museum
Future STEM Engineers and Architects at Barretts Elementary School in the Parkway School District build a Marshmallow Museum to protect our bright yellow engines! The National Museum of Transportation is an avid supporter of STEM endeavors - watch for them at our