Lomita Railroad Museum

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Lomita Railroad Museum building

The Lomita Railroad Museum is a museum in Lomita, California devoted to California railroad history during the steam era.

It was founded by Irene Lewis in the early 1960s on a single lot in the middle of a residential part of Lomita, and opened in 1966. The museum building is a replica of a 19th-century depot that once stood in Wakefield, Massachusetts, and there is a full size replica of a water tower. The museum grounds now function as a small public park.

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The museum's collection includes:

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Coordinates: 33°47′54″N 118°19′7″W / 33.79833°N 118.31861°W / 33.79833; -118.31861