Port aux Basques Railway Heritage MuseumPort aux Basques, Channel-Port aux Basques
The heritage museum is dedicated to public education and awareness concerning the history of the railway in Newfoundland. It celebrates the first Trans - island passenger train from St. John's to Port aux Basques in 1898. The Railway Heritage Centre consists of a replica of the original 1898 passenger station and a restored nine car train. The train is made up of a snowplow, diesel locomotive, two tank cars from world war 11, a Newfoundland boxer, sleeper, two baggage cars and a caboose.