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man watching train go by

Welcome to the Rochelle Railroad Park!

Located at the junction of two major railroads in Rochelle, Il, and open 24 hours a day, the Rochelle Railroad Park is a real “hot spot” for train watching from the observation area. Other park features and amenities include a Gift Shop, parking, public restrooms, picnic areas, railroad artifacts and information, and more.

Union Pacific's Big Boy 4014 Steam Engine

Union Pacific's Big Boy 4014 Steam Engine

The Rochelle Railroad Park will be receiving a major visit later this year from the Union Pacific's Big Boy 4014 Steam Engine. The train will be on display to all UP employees and their families on Saturday September 7th at Global III and to the public on Sunday September 8th.


Open 365 Days a Year


Up to 80 Trains a Day


One Incredible Experience

rusted railraod car

Our Webcam

The Rochelle Railroad Park is home to two internationally recognized webcams! Both Trains Magazine and Virtual Railfan have 24/7 feeds from the park offering live views of the Rochelle Diamond for railfans all over the world.

124 North 9th Street • Rochelle, Illinois
Phone: 815.562.7031EMAIL: [email protected]

The Rochelle Railroad Park is maintained with the help and support of the following partners

Photos courtesy: Dave Hawley, Scott Malec, Rick Barnes, Bun, Brian G. Hunt, Kim Piersol, and Steve Krauser
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