The Chuckey Depot Museum now doubles as an event space for train-themed birthday parties.

From STAFF REPORTS

The Chuckey Depot Train Museum in Jonesborough opened its doors in October of 2017 and can now be rented outside of the regular business hours.

The Chuckey Depot Museum at Jonesborough is a reconstructed, historic facility that houses historic railroad artifacts and is an ideal location for small business meetings, birthday parties, seminars and receptions. The facility sits within WC Rowe Park just off Second Avenue in downtown Jonesborough.

The Chuckey Depot Museum space inside the museum for is available as a rental space year-round, as well as a one-room caboose. These spaces are open to the public and are used by various town entities for educational purposes. All rental requests are subject to special consideration due to programming, performances, events and exhibits. Rental fees for the Depot start at $25 per hour. The Museum can be rented outside of the regular business hours.

An exclusive Birthday party package is available in addition to cost of rental of Depot and/or Caboose. The package includes Thomas the Train-themed party hats, dinner plates, cake plates, napkins, cups, plastic cutlery for 24 plus eight Thomas the Train-themed tablecloths. Quantities can be adjusted depending on party size.

For more information about renting the Chuckey Depot Train Museum in Jonesborough contact Rachel Conger at rachelc@jonesboroughtn.org or call her at (423)791-3869.