Admission Fees and Hours
The museum is open weekends only during our summer
Construction Preview event.
Saturday’s: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday’s: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
*Hours are current as listed and are subject to change without notice
Discounted admission during this preview season: $5.00, children 4 and under FREE!
See our Group Tour Information page for group pricing.
*Hours and Rates are current as listed and are subject to change without notice
The new museum address is:
668 Transfer Road
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114
The Transfer Road facility is handicap accessible, restrooms are also provided.
Parking is FREE and provides ample space for cars and buses.
The museum is conveniently located between downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul. From Interstate 94, take the Cretin/Vandalia exit and go north on Cretin/Vandalia 3 blocks. Turn right (east) onto University Avenue and go 1 block. Turn left (north) on Transfer Road. The museum entrance is just after the railroad tracks on your right. (east side of Transfer Road).
PLEASE NOTE: The Bandana Square location is permanently closed.
Take the Bus!
Our museum is easily reached by taking Metro Transit Bus 16 to the University Avenue and Transfer Road stop. Visit the Metro Transit Trip Planner to learn more.
Fall Hobby Show and Sale: Saturday September 17th : Our tice yearly hobby show held at the MN State Fairgrounds Education Building. $8 per person ages 8 and up, children 7 and under are admitted FREE.
The Circus Moves by Rails: Date TBD – Mid October. $8 per person, children 4 and under are admitted FREE.
Night Trains: Saturdays from Thanksgiving through February. $10 per person, Family & Group Rates available.