• An engineer inspects the running gear of a steam locomotive at Steamtown NHS


    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

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Filming & Photography Activities

Can I take photos and video of my visit to the park? In the museums? On the trains?

I have a project idea to do a photo/video shoot at the park for a potential client. How do I arrange this?

I produce documentary films and want to bring a crew to film at your park, interview personnel, etc. How do I make arrangements?

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A black steam locomotive rests alongside a former passenger depot during a seasonal rail excursion.
Canadian National #3254, a 2-8-2 'Mikado' steam locomotive built for freight service, rests alongside the passenger depot at Moscow, Pa during a seasonal excursion.
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Did You Know?

A ring of flame envelopes a steam locomotive drive wheel as a tire is heated so it can be placed on the wheel.

Though made of steel, the tires on a steam locomotive wear out. A new tire is cut slightly too small and then it is heated until it expands. After workers slide it onto the wheel, the tire shrinks as it cools and is locked into place. Learn more about steam locomotive maintenance at Steamtown NHS. More...