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The Lake Superior Railroad Museum
offers an up-close look at the history of rail travel. Admission is only $7.00 for adults and just $3.50 for kids with your train fare.

The historic William Crooks
The historic William Crooks, 1861

The St. Paul and Pacific was the first railroad in Minnesota, and the William Crooks was the first steam locomotive to run in the state. Come and see it at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, and North Shore Scenic Railroad.


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2014 Daily Excursions

Reservations recommended for all excursions. A credit card is required to make reservations.
Schedules are subject to change for special events. All excursions are round-trip.

Handicapped accessibility is available on the Lester River and Pizza Trains only at this time - there is limited access to restrooms for wheelchairs. >>More information here<<

The Depot Museum is not included in the ticket price.
Combo rates are: $7.00 for adults and $3.50 for children (3-13).
Without a train ticket, Museum passes are $12 for Adults and $7 for children.


Lester River Excursion

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1-1/2 hour trip through downtown and up the shore to the Lester River, and back.


Reservations are not required for this excursion, but recommended. Tickets may be purchased anytime prior to departure.

June 16-Labor Day:

12:30pm & 3:00pm daily,
plus 10:00am Friday & Saturday

Labor Day-Sept 14:

12:30pm daily + 3:00pm Friday,
Saturday & Sunday

Sept 19-October 12:

12:30pm & 3:00pm Friday,
Saturday & Sunday only

Adults - $16.00, Children (3-13) $8.00
Ages 2 and under are free


*Schedules subject to change.
Click here for daily calendar.


Two Harbors Train

10:30 am Friday, Saturday & Sunday*

A six-hour trip up the North Shore with a two-hour stop for lunch (not included in ticket price), touring and shopping in beautiful Two Harbors. Return to Duluth around 5pm.

July 2 - October 12th

Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays 10:30am

Adults - $29.00, Children $18.00
Ages 2 and under are free
Reservations Suggested

**Prices vary on Fall Color weekends



Music & Pizza Train

A 2-1/2 hour trip up the North Shore with pizza and fun for everyone! One half of a Domino's Pizza plus soda included with every ticket.

The first part of the ride is narrated as we pass by all the sights of Duluth, on the way back jam out in the concession car with live music from local musicians!

July 2 - Labor Day

Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
6:30pm Departure

Labor Day - October 4

6:00pm Fridays & Saturdays only

Adults - $25.00, Children (3-13) $17.00
Ages 2 and under are free
**Reservations Required**

Pizza train reservations must be made by 2pm the day of the excursion. Meat or Cheese pizza option available: Sausage, Pepperoni, or Cheese. Gluten Free cheese also available. Menu choices must be made at the time of reservation.


Call for ticket information/make reservations: 218-722-1273 or 1-800-423-1273

If you call and receive our answering machine, please leave a call back name and number so we can contact you. We are not able to process ticket/merchandise orders left on the voice mail.

Office hours for reservations: Closed for the season, checking messages daily.