Twin City Model Railroad Museum, Saint Paul

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The Twin City Model Railroad Museum is a railroad museum in Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States, which has a large display of model railroads. The museum has had a home in Saint Paul since 1934, where it first started as a club. In later years the museum established a home in the Saint Paul Union Depot, and later in Bandana Square. On October 16, 2015, the museum announced that it was looking for a new home. The museum subsequently announced it would be moving to a new location in spring of 2016. The museum reopened on May 17, 2016, in their new location at 668 Transfer Road, Suite 8. The new location is just south of the former Amtrak Midway Depot along the Minnesota Commercial railyard.

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  • This was a great place to visit. We highly recommend this place. We tood our grandson who loved it. But both my wife and I said we should go back ourselves. It was fantastic. The big train...  more »
  • The staff does a great job of keeping all these trains running. My 6 year old grandson especially liked the huge Lego train layout!  more »
  • This is a great little spot for a train enthusiast. The LEGO display was spectacular and my 4 year old enjoyed playing with the block and Thomas trains. The price is high especially when there is a large group. We came back a second time and I want to add how friendly the staff is and that there are several stations for younger kids.
  • Most interesting afternoon spent. Great for your and old alike. Every time e walked around, we would see things we missed before. Definitely going again.

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