Category: Event

The 38th Annual Sakura Festival

The 38th Annual Sakura Festival will be at the Warner Transportation Museum on Saturday, March 23rd from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. The Annual Sakura Haiku contest is open to entries online, here! The last day to enter is March 15th. Winners of the Haiku Contest will be announced at the festival and certificates will be mailed out at a later date. The theme of this year’s Sakura Festival is “Uketsugu” or “Preserve.” The spring celebration of Sakura, or cherry blossoms, reminds […]

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Holly Jolly Holiday Party

Holly Jolly Holiday Party event flyer

The Warner Transportation Museum is getting ready for the holiday season! Join us for the Holly Jolly Holiday Party Monday, December 18, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  This free event is fun and family friendly. Enjoy visits with Father Christmas, live music by members of the Northridge High School band, a hybrid car display courtesy of Townsend Honda and Townsend Nissan, make a keepsake ornament, and enjoy lunch with La Mexicana food truck. Celebrate the holiday season with the […]

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Free Presentation: “After Promontory: Photos, Myths, & Railroads in the American West”

black and white photo of a Sante Fe train

Join us at the Mildred Westervelt Warner Transportation Museum on June 22 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm for a FREE presentation! Led by Scott Lothes, Director of the Center for Railroad Photography & Art, and Dr. Alexander Craghead of UC Berkley, this presentation will be titled “After Promontory: Photos, Myths, & Railroads in the American West”! Light refreshments will be served. Use our online form to register for this event.

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Giving Tuesday 2021 (November 30)

GivingTuesday reimagines a world built upon shared humanity and generosity. Whether it’s making someone smile, helping a neighbor or stranger out, showing up for an issue or people we care about, or giving some of what we have to those who need our help, every act of generosity counts, and everyone has something to give. Please consider giving to The University of Alabama Museums! WHY TO SUPPORT UA MUSEUMS The generous support and continued involvement of our friends allow us […]

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