The Wheels Museum is a volunteer run, non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve history, educate the public in the history of transportation, and provide their visitors with an opportunity to experience travel as it used to be.
Redevelopment of Albuquerque Rail Yard Planned (from the Wheels Museum website)
Historic Barelas railroad yards to undergo revitalization. Work space, restaurants, and
performance venues planned, Mayor Richard J. Berry and City Council Isaac Benton announce.
Chris Ramirez - (505) 350-4833
Help Preserve History
As the City moves forward with plans for the Rail Yards, efforts are underway to preserve its rich history. Anyone with photos, mementos, stories, or archives of the Rail Yards while it was in full use is asked to contact Ben Ortega at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mayor Richard J. Berry and City Councilor Isaac Benton announced the next steps in the future of the Albuquerque Rail Yards.
Visit the Wheels Museum website for more information in regards to the redevelopment plan.
Other links from the Wheels Museum web site:
Early Rail Yard Families
The Santa Fe Rail Shops
Wheels Museum as the centerpiece of the Rail Yard Development
Leba Freed and the Wheels Museum and the Rail Yard