Upcoming Events

April 19, 2014 - April 20, 2014
The smoke will be billowing from the stack of OERM's restored steam locomotive, VC#2, on April 19th & 20th. Ride a train behind the museum's larger-than-life steam locomotive and learn how she operates.  Also, ride vintage trolleys for the entire day.  You can ride VC#2 every third weekend of the month except during July, August...
May 4, 2014
Presented in conjunction with the American Truck Historical Society the one-day special event features hundreds of restored antique trucks in addition to our trains and trolleys. An incredible variety of antique transportation equipment will be on the property for you viewing enjoyment. Photo opportunities abound as the trucks and trains pose...
May 17, 2014 - May 18, 2014
A weekend of fun for the family with live music, children's activities and special exhibits. Ride trains and trolleys all day, plus a special mini "Run One" where you can "take the throttle" on a real locomotive.(there is an extra charge for this activity. Admission: $15.00 ages 12 and up, $10.00 ages 5 - 11, ages 4 and under are free.
June 14, 2014
The 15th Annual Rods and Rails sponsored by the City of Perris features cars from the 1920's through the 1970's. The event also features games and entertainment for the whole family, the 1800's Territorial Marshall reenactments, live music and contests and the annual Potato Festival sponsored by the Perris Valley Historical and Museum Association...

Museum News

March 12, 2014 - 17:16
See antique trucks, step onto train cars, take a ride on trolleys! Thousands of truck enthusiasts and rail fans will gather Sunday, May 4 at OERM for the annual Antique Truck Show. This one-day...
March 1, 2014 - 07:23
Gear Up for Steampunk Carnivale - March 15-16 Celebrate the fantasy, history and ingenuity behind Steampunk at the Orange Empire Railway Museum. The Iron Horse/Family Steampunk Carnivale pays homage...

OERM 2014 Calendar

OERM 2014 CalendarThe Orange Empire 2014 Calendar titled "The Street Cars of Los Angeles" is now available. Photographs of the Los Angeles Railway and the Pacific Electric Railway in Los Angeles and the surrounding areas enhance each month.. The price is $12.95 each plus sales tax and $5.00 shipping. To order your calendar call 951-943-3020 or e-mail info@oerm.org for more information.