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Lake Superior Railroad Museum

506 W Michigan St, Duluth, MN 55802-1517
+1 800-423-1273
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Lake Superior Railroad Museum: . venue for railroad buffs and also the family

Excellent railroad history to explore for the railroad buff and the family who wants to explore... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
world t
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Duluth, Minnesota
What a colection

A very nice selection of railroad cars and engines inside and out. Museum was set up very nicely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kennys416
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Bay Village, Ohio
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“train ride” (55 reviews)
“rolling stock” (15 reviews)
“love trains” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
506 W Michigan St, Duluth, MN 55802-1517
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+1 800-423-1273
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"large collection"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent railroad history to explore for the railroad buff and the family who wants to explore large trains. This museum is underground

Thank world t
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice selection of railroad cars and engines inside and out. Museum was set up very nicely. Great for kids

Thank Kennys416
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed walking around and going on the trains. The kids enjoyed it too. It was a little expensive but a good time. Could do everything in about 2 hours.

Thank Amy B
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Wow! I love to see older trains and this place was awesome for that. We got to see locomotive engines of all sizes, were able to climb up into the cab, see the inside of cabooses and train cars. We also got to see the...More

1  Thank bt_mpls_traveler
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We brought our 2 year old to see the trains. I’ve been before but it was fun to experience it with my kid. He loved that everything was real. And being able to walk inside many of the trains was a special treat. It’s a...More

1  Thank Gretchen G
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We really enjoyed going through all of the old trains and looking about the old time store displays. We also took the train ride and loved every minute.

Thank acsims
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I love this place! I was not expecting much my first visit but I have been to a few events held here as well as just for the museum part. It is a good rainy day activity.

Thank culiath
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We go to the rail museum two or three times a year and are never disappointed. They change exhibits often and the staff are always very informative and friendly, many are volunteers. The train rides are always full so you might want to call for...More

1  Thank Dave I
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Nicely displayed trains for several generations. You can climb on them and go through most of them. They have some really great examples snow trains, mail trains, passenger trains, even the Lincoln funeral train that toured the country. The best part is you can climb...More

Thank Joe M
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Went there love the exhibitions of trains there the thing is i was going there do to the train rides that locals told me about went inside and older man was at where they sell the tickets ... 1.) was not polite seem a little...More

1  Thank Junior A
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Shruti J
27 June 2017|
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Response from Thaddeus W | Reviewed this property |
Admission rates cover all four of the Depot's exhibiting organizations. Adults 14 and over $12.00; Children 3 - 13 $6.00; 2 and under Free. AAA and AARP Members All Ages 10% Discount There is a group rate discount also.
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Michele S
27 July 2016|
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Response from NorthernWisconsin | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot just down the street from the museum/pretty much connected to the depot museum building. There is also on-street parking but the lot is your best option. Enjoy!
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Bonnie T
28 April 2016|
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Response from Brandy F | Reviewed this property |
some what accessible, I use a cane. wheelchair not so much. there are things to see but the exhibits inside the railcars require you to walk up steps. now the train has a lift. the train ride was awesome.
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