The museum features a scale model of the Erie system and photos of the early days of railroading in Mahwah and on the rest of the Erie line.
Another exhibit allows visitors to learn about the essential facts of the life and career of Mahwah resident and music legend Les Paul.
It has sections on invention and innovation, a display of one of a kind precious guitars made especially for Les, enthusiastic support from many famous current-day artists, a recreation of the studio in which Les did his work, a performance space where, at special times, patrons can play one of Les's guitars.
The museum has many hands-on video and audio displays. Learn how this creative genius transformed rock, country and jazz music. And see how he and Mary performed for their weekly radio show from their home in Mahwah.