The 8th floor of the Golden Spike Tower is fully enclosed with a 360° view of Bailey Yard. From the vantage point of the Golden Spikes 8th-floor, you’ll get a birds-eye view of the World’s Largest Classification Yard as you watch them take trains apart and rebuilding new trains.
While on the 8th-floor, retired railroad employees will explain what is taking place in Bailey Yard and tell stories and experiences of their time working for the Union Pacific Railroad.
You can also interact with informational kiosks that have a number of kids activities for all ages, and tons of interesting facts about the Pacific Railroad, the equipment they use and Bailey yard. You will also see maps of Bailey Yard and many other exhibits on the 8th floor.