Location and Hours of Operation

Location

The Musuem is located on the 2nd floor of Bandana Square, a historic Twin Cities railroad building. The building was constructed in 1885 and once housed a Northern Pacific Railway repair shop.

The Toy Train Division is located in the historic Chimneys Building just to the North of Bandana Square. The museum address is:

1021 Bandana Boulevard East
Suite 222
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55108
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Bandana Square is handicap accessible. There are two elevators, one in the main atrium and the other at the north end of the building, near the museum. Restrooms are also located next to the museum entrance.

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 Lexington Avenue exit and go north on Lexington about 1.3 miles. Turn left (west) onto Energy Park Drive and go approximately 2 blocks. Bandana Square will be on your right (north side of Energy Park Drive).


Map

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Hours of Operation

Weekdays: Bandana Square only (2-Rail Exhibit)

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am to 3 pm
Wednesday 10 am to 3 pm
Thursday 10 am to 3 pm
Friday 10 am to 3 pm
   

Weekends: Bandana Square and Chimneys (Toy Train Division)
(Admission covers both locations)

Saturday 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday noon to 5 pm

For admission fees, see our Admission Fees page.

For open times of Special Events and Holidays, please see our Events Schedule.

We thank all of our loyal visitors and new visitors for your patronage.

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