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The North Shore Scenic Railroad is Owned and operated by:


The Lake Superior Railroad Museum
offers an up-close look at the history of rail travel. Admission is only $6.00 for adults and just $3.00 for kids with your train fare.

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Tickets for holiday trains available for sale online only, below. A ticket office will be open at Fitger's, where all holiday trains depart from, on the day of operations to pickup tickets, or accept any walk-ups if spcae is vailable. It will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 3:00pm
ccx Bentleyville The two holiday trains available offer riders a unique experience and fun family tradition for enjoying the Christmas City of Duluth. Click either to find out more and to book tickets.


Enjoy the holiday season on the North Shore Scenic Railroad with two great options for train trips. Both trains depart from Fitgers. To do both trains: Purchase tickets for the 4:15 or 5pm Christmas City Express. Each will return about 90 minutes later. There is a 6:30pm or 8pm Bentleyville Train, which you'll be able to easily board when you return from the Christmas City Express Train. Tickets must be purchased separately for each train.

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Many more excursions operate all summer long, including our BBQ Train, Wine Tasting Train, Thomas the Tank Engine, Beer Tastings, Fall Colors Tour, Pumpkin Patch Event, Christmas City Express, and much more. Visit our Special Excursion Page for more info.

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See you at the Depot for New Year's Eve 2017 Mayor's Party! Click here for more info.


Charter a Train for your event: Charter a train

We are proud to make our equipment available to you for special events such as weddings, rehearsal dinners, company outings, special meetings, private parties, and much more.

Rent private cars on an already schedule train or charter your own train on your own schedule. We do our best to meet your needs and offer help to arrange food and beverage service too so your guests are comfortable while they enjoy the amazing ride.

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Coach seats are great for moving people, but you can give them a ride in style with some of the fancy cars in the fleet. Charter the Lake of the Isles dining car for example and host an elegant dinner train of your own. Give us call for more information and availability.

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