The North Alabama Railroad Museum is located in north Alabama just east of the city of Huntsville in the Chase community. (694 Chase Road) Local traffic may elect to take Meridian Street north to Alabama A&M University and then turn right on Chase road. For visitors traveling from out of town, the major highway leading to the museum is U.S. Highway 72, which runs west and east between Memphis and Chattanooga. U.S. Highway 72 can also be reached by taking Interstate Spur I-565 east through Huntsville.
From the traffic light at U. S. Highway 72 and Moores Mill Road, take Moores Mill Road north for a distance of .9 mile to Chase Road (you will cross two sets of railroad tracks, please watch for trains). Turn left (west) onto Chase Road and drive .5 mile and the Chase depot will be off the road to the left. Parking is free and there is Handicap parking available near the depot. Also, the museum can be found on most GPS units listed under “Attractions”. If you need more map information about the Huntsville area, you may want to try this website. Click on the map for a larger version.