154th Anniversary Golden Spike National Historic Park
Admission to the park is free for this special event. For nearly 70 years, the Golden Spike Association, National Park Service, and Box Elder County have honored the anniversary of the historic completion of the Transcontinental Railroad that united the nation by rail, hosting a traditional reenactment of the driving of the last spike ceremony as it was done on May 10th, 1869. Please join us in commemorating this special anniversary.
May 10th Schedule
Saturday, May 13th Last Spike Commemoration Family DayAdmission to the park is free for this special event. A family friendly fun day honoring the completion of the nations first transcontinental railroad and celebration for those who can not make it on the official anniversary on Tuesday May 10th. The day will feature reenactments of the historic Last Spike Ceremony, locomotive demonstrations, cultural programs, and children’s activities. Bring a picnic lunch and join us for a lively and entertaining spring day.
May 13th Schedule
154th Anniversary Golden Spike Nation...
Date and Time
Wednesday May 10, 2023
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM MDT
Golden Spike National Historic Park