Upcoming Events

Minnesota Transportation Museum (MTM) oversees four different locations and experiences, including Jackson Street Roundhouse & Museum, Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway Train Rides, Minnehaha Depot, and Vintage Bus Rides.

When viewing upcoming events, please be aware of the event location and hours of operation for these sites and experiences. Thanks!

Pumpkin Express Train & Bash
October 20, 21, and 22

What
Join us on October 20, 21, and 22 for Pumpkin Express Train & Bash! This event is fun for the whole family! Ride one of our historic train cars from Osceola Depot to Dresser Depot and join in the festivities!
 
When: 
Friday, October 20, Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22, 2017
Departure times from Osceola Depot: 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm & 1:30pm


Where:  
The train departs our Osceola Depot 
114 Depot Rd.
Osceola, WI 54020


Reserve your tickets today! Seats are limited!



 

Buy Pumpkin Express Tickets Here!

Fall Colors with Osceola & St. Croix Valley Train Rides
Saturdays and Sundays through October

What
Our "Marine on St. Croix" vintage train excursion departs from our historical depot in Osceola, WI and travels west 90-minutes round-trip winding the bluffs of the St. Croix River Valley. We offer amazing scenic views along with a first class brunch/dinner option OR pizza for your family!  Or ride the train east to Dresser for a shorter 50-minute ride!  There are options for every occasion! 
 
When: 
Saturdays and Sundays, through October

Where:  
The train departs from

Osceola Depot 
114 Depot Rd.
Osceola, WI 54020

Visit our
"Train Rides" page for more details about each of these ride options, dates, departure times and to purchase your tickets.  Reservations are required for all brunch, dinner, and pizza trains.

 

WANTED!  Train Car Hosts
Saturdays and Sundays May-October

We are looking for enthusiastic, friendly people passionate & willing to work with families & kids on the train! Join our team of volunteers to help share the history of trains and the Osceola area with guests. Enjoy the summer months outdoors riding the train!

Train Car Hosts are an important position on our tourist railway and they help guests interact with the train, they share information, answer questions, and engage visitors 
to make their train ride experience GREAT!

When

We will set up a training date for you and then Train Car Hosts are scheduled Saturdays & Sundays (based onavailability and preferences) throughout the summer season (May through October)

Where:   
114 Depot Rd.
Osceola, WI 54020

Complete the application and we will be in touch with you shortly!

Osceola Car Host Application

WANTED!  Museum Volunteers
Wednesday and Saturdays (Fridays in the summer)

We are looking for enthusiastic, friendly people passionate & willing to work with families and kids at our Jackson Street Roundhouse & Museum in Saint Paul! Join our team of volunteers to help share the history of trains and transportation. 

Our non-profit Museum relies on volunteers and they are an integral position! They help guests interact with the train cars, share information, answer questions, and engage visitors 
to make their museum experience GREAT!

When: 

We will set up a training date for you!  Volunteers are then scheduled based on availability and preference.  Hours are flexible and the museum is open 10:00am-4:00pm.

Where:   
Jackson Street Roundhouse & Museum

193 Pennsylvania Ave. E.
Saint Paul, MN 55130

Email Kate McDonald at 
kate@transportationmuseum.org for more information and to get started!