There are lots of great reasons to invest in restoration of your station. Learn more about the benefits of restoration, and read some of the many case studies describing successful restoration projects.
Stations spur economic development and tourism, serve as catalysts for historic preservation, offer commercial and cultural space, and are points of civic pride that set a town apart and contribute to its individual identity.
Amtrak established the Great American Stations Project in 2006 to educate communities on the benefits of redeveloping train stations, offer tools to community leaders to preserve their stations, and provide the appropriate Amtrak resources.
Amtrak is America’s Railroad®, the nation’s intercity passenger rail service and its high-speed rail operator. More than 31.3 million passengers traveled on Amtrak in FY 2016 on more than 300 daily trains that connect 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian Provinces. Enjoy the journey® at Amtrak.com or call 800-USA-RAIL for schedules, fares and more information.