Lake Superior
Railroad Museum

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April 22, 2022

Jazz in the museum will continue through April 30th only, but the museum is open 7-days-a-week from 10am to 5pm daily. Trains begin operating on Saturdays, starting April 23rd! Learn more at

August 5, 2021

Thomas the Tank Engine and his best friend Percy take over the whole Lake Superior Railroad Museum, August 6-8 and 13-15. Only ticket holders of this event, and museum members, will be permitted in the museum for these dates. The world’s most popular steam engine is returning to Duluth’s North Shore Scenic Railroad for the […]

October 14, 2020

Although the museum remains open during the pandemic, we will now be closed on Mondays, and open only 10am to 3pm daily. Nearly everything in the museum is still open and available to explore as it always has. COVID19 has restricted the museum only to close a couple of the “climb inside” exhibits, and then […]

February 12, 2018

Railroads don’t like stop signs on their lines.  It takes time and distance to stop a train and that can be dangerous at grade crossings. Trains, because of their size and weight and because historically they got there first, have the right of way at street, road and highway crossings.  That’s why the stop signs […]