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Railroad Museum & Magic City Express

#19 1st Street NE, Look for a snow plow and cabooses outside. If you dont see them look one block east., Minot, ND 58702
+1 701-852-7091
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Very knowledgeable staff

We stopped by here and had fun looking at all of the items on display. We got there an hour before... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Sandy P
Tour of the Railroad Museum.

My grandsons ages 7 & 10 as well as myself were given a personal tour of Museum the Monday after... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2016
Graham181948
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May 8, 2018
“Very knowledgeable staff”
Jan 5, 2016
“Tour of the Railroad Museum.”
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#19 1st Street NE, Look for a snow plow and cabooses outside. If you dont see them look one block east., Minot, ND 58702
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+1 701-852-7091
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We stopped by here and had fun looking at all of the items on display. We got there an hour before closing so didn't have a lot of time to thoroughly review. Wish outside train cars were open for viewing but they weren't. Model track...More

Thank Sandy P
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

My grandsons ages 7 & 10 as well as myself were given a personal tour of Museum the Monday after Christmas. The displays as well as the kids to be able to interact with the exhibits were great. We definitely would recommend this museum for...More

Thank Graham181948
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Reviewed 27 November 2015

My daughter and I took a tour of the Railroad Museum and it was such fun. The volunteers were very knowledgeable about trains and excited to show us around.

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

My son and I visited this museum which has some great old pictures of the Old Soo Railroad trains and such. The staff are friendly and they even blew the old train whistles for us. Lots of neat old train stuff if you are a...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

Very informative, polite people that have knowledgeable answers to your question. Well worth the trip if you are interested in trains

Thank Kristi K
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

We were impressed with this museum. The displays are all very nice. My 2 and 5 year olds enjoyed the experience too. They have a table upstairs with some battery-operated Thomas trains which were fun for my boys. There are also a few hands-on whistles,...More

4  Thank Mrs_M927
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Reviewed 18 January 2014

My husband and grandson absolutely loved the museum! My grandson loved putting on the conductors hat and standing on the train.

1  Thank DriverV
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Reviewed 20 May 2012

The outside of the building is rather unassuming, but the effort that these volunteers have put into this labor of love is apparent. The displays have been nicely thought out and since this is a Very Hands-On type of facility I would recommend it for...More

3  Thank Cabo_Bob_and_Harriet
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Reviewed 21 October 2008

The Minot Railroad Museum concentrates on displays of regional railroading that helped develop Minot. It has three display rooms full of memorabilia; a basement features a model railroad layout. Entry is free, but contributions are accepted. June through August, the museum operates a 2/5 scale...More

10  Thank DennisBonnie
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Michelle K
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There is no bowling alley at that location. I do not have an actual photo but will get you one next time I too town. Weather permitting that week be tomorrow. It is in historic old Town Minot. I believe it is the of... More
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