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Happy Holiday Railway - Weekends through Dec. 18

Railroad Passenger and Baggage Cars

Pullman 1950 Art Train 3
Pullman 1950
Art Train 3
Description:Exhibit Car

Equipment Information

In 1971 the Michigan Council for the Arts funded the creation of the Michigan Artrain, later simply Artrain, a roving art exhibition housed in three converted passenger cars. One of these three cars, ARTX 3, is an exhibit car rebuilt c1971 from a Union Pacific streamlined coach. It was retired in the 1990s and acquired by IRM in 2002 for the purpose of housing historic and educational displays.

Builder: Pullman-Standard
Year Built: 1950
Length: 85ft
Width: 10ft 7in
Height: 13ft 9in
Weight: ??
Brakes: D22
Trucks: 4W RB OSH
Description: Exhibit Car / Rebuilt Streamlined Coach / ex-UP 5412
Arrived: 2003
Condition: Incomplete / unrestored / not operational