North Shore Scenic Railroad506 W Michigan St
Duluth, MN 55802
Located in downtown Duluth at 506 West Michigan Street, behind the Depot. Just off of I-35Get Directions
Travel back in time and see magnificent views of Lake Superior, the downtown skyline, Duluth's waterfront and the majestic Northwoods from your window seat. Classic engines pull vintage cars on a variety of trips. Each trip originates from the historic Duluth Union Depot and discounted combination tickets are available to "See the Trains...Ride the Trains" at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum.
Enjoy a 1 1/2 hour "Duluth Zephyr" trips to Lester River, a 2 1/2 hour Pizza Train or a Two Harbors Excursion.
First Class and Dinner Train tickets are available along with many other special railroad experiences.
Steam engine #28 is running for the first time in over 50 years and has a schedule of trips to Two Harbors. Go to duluthtrains.com for schedules and tickets.
Hours & Dates
Seasonal Hours (May 1 - October 31)
- Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Lester River: children $8, adults $16.00. Domino's Pizza Train: children $17.00,adults $25.00. Two Harbors: children $18.00, Adults $29.00.Steam Train to Two Harbors: August 18 - September 17. Children 19.00, Adults 29.00. Fall Color Trains too!
- Air quality improvements
- Eco-friendly landscape/facility design
- Eco-friendly purchasing practices
- Energy efficiency/conservation
- Organic or local food & beverage choices
- Transportation-related policies or programs
- Waste reduction/reuse/recycling
- Water conservation/wastewater management plan
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 920 reviews
Wonderful time with the family on the train (husband and three year old)! The museum was super cool and we loved learning the history of Duluth. We will be back!
— SRMD1982, October 20, 2020
We attended the Great Pumpkin Train and it was awesome! The staff were super helpful and kind, making sure you were comfortable and enjoying the ride. The pumpkin patch was in a neighborhood plot of...
— Chalk2Kate, October 19, 2020
The Great Pumpkin Train was a wonderful experience for my daughters and me! I highly recommend it. It’s the perfect distance for kids to not get bored. The staff is very nice. The train was very...
— HIDKad, October 18, 2020
Took the 75 minute train ride. I was a nice experience. With Covid they boarded people according to the order you checked in and called your name to keep social distancing. You could take mask off...
— MNviews, October 13, 2020
We enjoyed our "Fall Colors" train ride. The "upper level" seating created additional viewing fun and interest. It was good to walk about the train as well in some of the "open air" areas. The lunch...
— charlotteR7444JQ, October 13, 2020