Special Events

Articles about special events held at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum or events the museum sponsors or participates in.

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...]

Thomas and Friends Wooden Railway Sale Starts November 1st

Thomas Wooden Railway

The Twin City Model Railroad Museum’s gift shop is having their annual sale for Thomas and Friends Wooden Railway items starting November 1st and runs through Christmas or while supplies last! Do your holiday shopping for your young engineers at the Twin City Model … [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...]

Night Trains 2012-2013 Season Ends February 23rd!

Night Trains 2012-2013

There are only a few sessions remaining in the 2012-2013 Night Trains season. Don’t miss your chance to see Night Trains before the season ends on Saturday, February 23rd. Check out the video below, taken during a recent Night Trains … [Read more...]