Adjacent to the Santa Fe Depot, the Atchison Rail Museum is owned and operated by the North East Kansas Railroaders, Inc., a voluntary group of railroad enthusiasts. It features an outdoor collection of rail cars and is available for exterior viewing thoughout the year. NEKR members operate the Atchison & Western Miniature Railroad, a 12" gauge raliroad, open weather permitting, Sat. 10-5, Sun 12-4. Museum cars open sumer weekends.