The Atalanta Rail Car

Located on bustling Austin Street, across from the Excelsior Hotel, is the Atalanta, the private rail car of notorious railroad baron, Jay Gould, of New York City. Elaborately designed and elegantly furnished, The Atalanta has an observation room, two baths, a butler’s pantry, a kitchen, and a dining room. Visit this unique rail car built in 1886 and discover how it came to Jefferson.

201 West Austin St.