Enjoy An Amtrak Vacation To
Silver Rails Country!
Stay at the Depot Inn & Suites
Rail Themed Hotel in The Heart of Silver Rails Country
1245 N. Brown St., La Plata, Missouri 63549 - 888.814.3669

La Plata is an Amtrak destination with direct service on the Amtrak Southwest Chief. Free hotel shuttle provided from the La Plata-MO, Ottumwa-IA, and Quincy-IL Amtrak Stations as well as the Kirksville-MO airport.

Watch Trains From The Deck or Heated Cabin
Watch up to 80 trains per day from the Lookout Point or from your hotel room on a private TV channel! Or, watch the trains right now at RailCams.com!

Silver Rails Gallery & Shop
The only gallery to be specifically devoted to works of railroad art & photography. Works from J.Craig Thorpe, Jackie Hadnot, Will Anderson, Nick Smith, Ken Barrett, Bob Cox, Carl Morrison, and Chris Guenzler among others are on display and can also be viewed and purchased online at SilverRailsGallery.com. A large collection of railroad books, journals and videos are also on display at the Silver Rails Memorial Library located within the gallery.

Visit The Walt Disney Hometown Museum!
Walt said: More things of importance happened to me in Marceline than ever happened since -- or are likely to in the future. Visit the original Main Street USA, the steam locomotive & caboose, the Walt Disney Hometown Museum in the old Santa Fe Station Building and more!

Visit the Model Railroad Display, Tour Amish Country,
and Visit the Exhibition Of Amtrak History
Two ex-Amtrak Mail Handling Cars (MHC) next to the hotel house the collection of the Amtrak Historical Society, a model railroad display from Darrell Reinwald of TrainAndToyDisplays.com and a Railroad Telegraphy Display. Tour Amish Country, see the horse & buggies, and shop in the Amish Country Store.

Take the Heartland Tour
Dairy Operation, 50's Cafe & Ford Museum
View the entire process of where milk comes from! You will see 360 cows per hour take their turn on the carousel milking machine! Also visit the 50's cafe where you will see a lineup of antique cars -- from a 1906 Model S to the 2007 Shelby Cobra.

Come Walk The Steam Engine Corn Maze!
In autumn visit the steam loco corn maze and enjoy the farm for various activities including a Thomas Bounce House, hay rides, corn cob cannon!

And More!
Explore the hotel which is a rail museum itself with all the artifacts! Also visit the historic La Plata Santa Fe Depot. Taste some Loco Vino rail themed wine at the Depot Inn nightly Manager's Reception. Book the hotel tour to Mark Twain's boyhood home in Hannibal. Visit the home office of TrainWeb.com & TrainParty.com.

Come to the New Years Celebration for Train Enthusiasts! Visit DepotInn.com/newyears for more details. Listen to Let's Talk Trains at RailRadio.com every Saturday Noon-2pm CT (10am-Noon PT) also available as a Podcast. There is too much too see for all to be included in this flyer!

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Call 877-459-5900 For Travel Help including
Hotel, Amtrak, Flight, Tours or Car Rental Reservations.

Depot Inn & Suites, La Plata, Missouri

Train Watching Deck & Heated Cabin: Year Round

Silver Rails Gallery & Gift Shop: Year Round

Walt Disney Hometown Museum, Marceline: April-October

Steam Engline Corn Maze: September & October

Model RR Display & La Plata Amish Country Tour: Year Round

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