An open door into the past
Here is a view of what once was the lobby of the 1908 built Lackawanna Railroad depot in Scranton, Pennsylvania. The Lackawanna Railroad had a major presence ... (more)
Velaro consist arriving from Sevilla. This station Originally built in 19th Century was completely renewed and widely extended in 1992 for AVE high speed services, local and regional trains. The d... (more)
Kansas City Union Station celebrated its 100th birthday in 2014. The Amtrak portion of the station is a small fraction of the size of this magnificent structure.
Chicago Union Station prior to renovations and the resurgence of activity in the great hall.
A few of the 40 million people that visit Washington Union Station each year are seen waiting for rides out front of the magnificent structure.
The Reading Railroad station in Ewing Township, NJ. This station was built in 1929 and has been Listed on the National Register of Historic Places since June 22nd, 1984. It is now owned by SEPTA a... (more)
The Reading Railroad station in Ewing Township, NJ. This station was built in 1929 and has been Listed on the National Register of Historic Places since June 22nd, 1984. It is now owned by SEPTA... (more)
To get a nice, unobstructed view of Baltimore Penn Station, you need to look from way above - lest the 51 foot tall aluminum sculpture entitled "Male/Female" block the way of this 1911 B... (more)
Amtrak's Empire Builder slows to a stop at Winona, MN after making a quick run up from La Crosse, WI on Milwaukee Road's route of the Hiawathas. This train was typical of the look that lingered th... (more)
Built in 1910, Gary Union Station served the New York Central and the Baltimore & Ohio until the 1950's. It was closed as railroad travel fell out of fashion. The station deteriorated further as t... (more)
"P&W SD70M-2 at Westchester Ave" P&W SD70M-2 #4301 leads Providence & Worcester CHFP (Cedar Hill/ Fresh Pond) stone train west past the abandoned NYW&B Westchester Ave Station on Amtrak's H... (more)
Omaha Union Station, also referred to as "Union Passenger Terminal", was finished on 1-15-1931. Carl R. Gray, UP President, declared the station to be, "Dedicated by the railways o... (more)
Boston South Station
Henry Hobson Richardson is most known by fans of the Boston & Albany Railroad, where he designed many of the stations along the line, however he and his successors also designed stations for the N... (more)
What a beautiful summer day in New Orleans... Too bad you can't feel the humidity in this photo! NOUPT is a station that serves both Amtrak and Greyhound.