The Lake Superior Railroad Museum & Train Ticket Office are open daily from 10am-5pm. The Duluth Zephyr Excursion train operates daily all summer & fall, with additional excursion options on weekends.

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All aboard for train excursions on the North Shore Scenic Railroad. History comes alive on the Lakefront line during the summer and autumn seasons.  Several trains per day depart the historic Duluth Union Depot for a trip through downtown Duluth, Canal Park, along the shore of Lake Superior and deep into the majestic north woods. Fully narrated tours tell the history of Duluth, the harbor, and the stories of the railroads that built northern Minnesota and Wisconsin.

The Duluth Zephyr

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Operating daily until October 20th… This is our most popular trip, fun for all ages of the family, and now with First Class Options. The perfect price and length for your family visit to Duluth. This is our shortest trip to the edge of Duluth and back. This excursion operates at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm daily.

The Music & Pizza Train

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This excursion operates on weekends through September 25th. Enjoy this evening 2.5 hour ride running a 32 mile round trip up the North Shore and back. Each ticket includes pizza, soda, and dessert and then live music on the way back. This train departs at 6pm.

The Two Harbors Turn

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Sold out for the season. This trip travels the full length of the railroad to the town of Two Harbors, MN on this full day trip. Stop in town for lunch, touring, and then head back to Duluth in the late afternoon. 10:00am departures on weekends.

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Featured Events:

The Great Pumpkin Train

October 21 - October 24

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Upcoming Special Event Excursions

Elegant Dinner Train

August 21 @ 6:00 pm - September 25 @ 6:00 pm

SOLD OUT – Two Harbors Fall Colors Tour

September 16 @ 10:00 am - October 17 @ 5:00 pm

Beer Tasting Train

October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Great Pumpkin Train

October 21 - October 24

Terror Train

October 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Christmas City Express

November 26 - December 19

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The Lake Superior Railroad Museum
offering an up-close look at the history of rail travel.