Support the Museum
The Railroad Museum of South Florida relies on the generosity of friends and supporters to help fulfill our mission to build interpretive programs and exhibits, preserve railroad history, and provide high-quality services to our guests. Individuals and corporations can contribute to the Museum in a variety of ways. We encourage you to contact our non-profit Railroad Museum for information on planned giving, in-kind donations, and memorial donations or to discuss your individual needs. We can be reached at (239) 267-1905.
We have outlined our categories of giving below, and we hope you will choose to make a contribution in whichever way suits your interests and needs. Please choose from the following:
“In Honor Of”
Celebrate your loved one’s passion for railroading with a gift in honor or in memory. The contribution you make will be recognized with a card informing the person you are honoring that you have made a generous contribution to the Museum in his or her name.
“In Memory Of”
Remember someone who appreciated railroading during his or her lifetime with a memorial gift to the Museum. Your tribute will be recognized with a gift card to the family or friends you designate.
Preserve the ACL 143 steam locomotive
This Baldwin Locomotive Works 0-6-0 built in 1905 and operated by the Atlantic Coast Line is an historic engine which resides with its accompanying caboose just outside our museum. A gift can be earmarked specifically for maintaining this piece of South Florida railroad history.
General Monetary Donations
You can make a cash gift by writing a check made payable to:
Railroad Museum of South Florida, Inc.
Railroad Museum of South Florida
7330 Gladiolus Drive
Fort Myers, Florida 33908
The Railroad Museum of South Florida, Inc. is a Florida Not-For-Profit 501(c) (3) Charitable/Educational Organization, all donations (cash and property) are tax deductible (does not include membership fees.)