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“For railroad and history fans”

Lake Superior Railroad Museum
Ranked #11 of 96 things to do in Duluth
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 1 February 2012

The selection of trains is broad and sometimes a free short ride is offered.

1  Thank Helen T
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Reviewed 27 January 2012

The museum is worth visitng yearround but I'd opt for a summer/fall visit and ride the train to Two Harbors and its interesting railroad station and exhibits. Views of Lake Superior are a bit spotty but enough to satisfy. Check their schedule for the occasional steam engine runs (usually on weekends). The museum is right downtown and has an excellent collection of rolling stock, some of which needs refurbishing. Great for all ages.

3  Thank wildchough
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Reviewed 11 January 2012

There's a lot more to this museum than old trains! The museum has a collection of hundreds--if not thousands--of donated antiques. There's plenty to keep an avid photographer or a young child busy for hours. We spent a solid 3 hours checking everything out. It was well worth the price of admission!

1  Thank Liz K
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Reviewed 15 December 2011

awesome, a great day out for all the family. the kids will love it. great price. great atmosphere and a train ride is a must.

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Reviewed 13 December 2011

We spent a long time here and the displays are very interactive

Thank peanutpants
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