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Charitable Donation Acceptance Policy

The Texas Railroading Heritage Museum at Tomball welcomes and encourages charitable donations of artifacts, memorabilia, and objects of significance to Texas railroading. We will also accept items such as tools and other equipment that can be utilized in the restoration of railroad equipment and artifacts or maintenance of the facility and grounds.


  • Prior to bringing in a donation, please contact TRHM at
  • Keep in mind that only items that enhance the experience of the museum can be accepted.
  • All donations will be reviewed by the TRHM board of directors.
  • Charitable donations that are accepted become the legal property of the TRHM and may qualify for an income tax deduction. DONORS are responsible for determining the true value of their charitable donation and are encouraged to contact their tax attorney before making a charitable donation.

If you have items you would like to donate to the TRHM, please contact us and include your name, contact information and a detailed description (along with a photograph if possible) of the items you would like to donate.

Support our education and preservation efforts

The Texas Railroading Heritage Museum at Tomball values the support of the community, whether through donations of artifacts to enhance the museum collection or through cash contributions in support of the museum’s development and operation. TRHM is a nonfprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization incorporated in the State of Texas and most donations to the museum are tax-deductible.


Physical address:

303 South Elm Street
Tomball, TX  77375

Mailing address:

P.O. Box 124
Tomball TX  77377-0124

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