Bill Schrankler Book Signing on January 4, 11, and 18

Shadows of Time... Minnesota's Surviving Railroad Depots

Meet Night Trains’ Special Guest, Bill Schrankler, author of Shadows of Time...Minnesota’s Surviving Railroad Depots. A major new work on Minnesota railroad history, his 256-page full-color publication is an enjoyable book for both the serious rail fan and curious history … [Read more...]

2013-2014 Night Trains Season begins November 30th

All Aboard for Night Trains

Night Trains Season begins this month with a Night Trains premiere on Black Friday, November 29th, the Friday evening after Thanksgiving, and continues every Saturday night from November 30th until February 22nd. Santa will be hanging out the Museum from 6:00 pm to 9:00 … [Read more...]

Chicago Burlington and Quincy (CB&Q)

Chicago Burlington and Quincy Logo

Burlington Route between Chicago and the Twin Cities Where nature smiles for 300 miles In 1886, the Chicago Burlington and Northern, owned by the Chicago Burlington and Quincy (CB&Q), completed its line following the Mississippi River for 300 scenic miles from … [Read more...]

Celebrate National Train Day 2013 on May 11th

National Train Day 2013

  Celebrate National Train Day, May 11th, with the Twin City Model Railroad Museum The Twin City Model Railroad Museum will observe National Train Day, May 11, 2013 at its annual Spring Fairgrounds Hobby Show and Sale in the Education Building, 1372 Cosgrove Street, … [Read more...]

Milwaukee Road Day—February 16 at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum

The Milwaukee Road

Fans of the Milwaukee railroad join us Saturday, February 16th for the Twin City Model Railroad Museum’s salute to the Milwaukee Road, when we feature trains of the Milwaukee Road operating on many of the TCMRM’s operating layouts. So put on your Milwaukee gear, and join … [Read more...]