Upcoming events: Fall Color rides, Pumpkin Express Train

Welcome to the Minnesota Transportation Museum (MTM)!
We operate several heritage transportation sites in Minnesota and one in Wisconsin. We are actively involved in preserving local railroad, bus and streetcar history.  
Be sure to subscribe to our e-newsletter and visit our "Events" page!
View Our Four Historical Sites
(click the pictures to learn more)


Minnehaha Depot

Minneapolis, MN

Twin Cities Area

Join us May through October and ride the rails in the beautiful and scenic St. Croix River Valley!  Enjoy a family ride or choose to ride on one of our first flass dinner trains.  Or enjoy brunch or lunch on our pizza train!

St. Croix Valley Railway
114 Depot Rd.
Osceola, WI. 54020
Non ticket-related questions
or if you're running late for a train ride:
Excursion Hours:
Saturday & Sunday 
(May - October)

Click here for train ride dates and times.

Visit our fantastic train museum for interactive, hands-on, family fun!!!  
We have REAL TRAIN RIDES every Saturday!  Ride in a 100-year old caboose for a short 15-minute ride down our tracks!

Jackson Street Roundhouse
193 W. Pennsylvania Ave.
St Paul, MN 55130

Museum Hours:
Wednesday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fridays: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm


For non event-related questions & administrative calls: 651-291-0074

*Youth groups, field trips, senior groups, and other private events may be scheduled during the week during non-business hours.
Have you seen our vintage buses roaming around the Twin Cities?!  

Join us on the streets for our city tours of Minneapolis & St. Paul.

Learn about our unforgettable evenings of local, Minnesota brewery and bus tours!  

You may even see our buses spontaneously around town for our #popupbustours!

Visit our "events" page to see if there are any bus events coming up!

And our vintage buses are available for private rental too!

Join us Memorial Day through Labor Day at Minnehaha Falls, for historic exhibits at the Minnehaha Depot!

Located in Minnehaha Park near Highway 55 and Minnehaha Parkway.

Sundays: 1:00pm-5:00pm
(Memorial Day - Labor Day) 
more of the Hunt For History video series
REAL Train Rides!

Every Saturday from 10am - 4pm

Ride a 100-year old caboose down our tracks at the Jackson Street Roundhouse located in St. Paul!

For longer, scenic, and seasonal rides, our Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway provides beautiful
train rides through the St. Croix River Valley.

The train runs every Saturday and Sunday
May through October!

  1. Real Train Rides every Sat.
    Real Train Rides every Sat.
  2. Interactive Simulators
    Interactive Simulators
  3. Working Blacksmith Shop
    Working Blacksmith Shop

1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month at the Jackson Street Roundhouse Museum in St. Paul from
10:00am - 12:00pm.
The Cure for Boredom!

To view the Tots and Trains reading and craft schedule and to buy tickets, visit our " Events " page.

The Transportation Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies upon generous individuals, foundations, and corporations to help preserve the Minnesota Transportation Museum, and to educate visitors from all over the world.