Free event! On Thursday, July 18 from 9 AM – 3PM, Union Pacific’s historic Big Boy steam locomotive #UP4014 will be stopping at Union Depot in St. Paul to commemorate the transcontinental railroad’s 150th anniversary. Appearing with No. 4014 will be the Experience the Union Pacific Rail Car, a multi-media walk-through exhibition that provides a glimpse at the past while telling the story of modern-day railroading.
While you’re here, enjoy food trucks, model train sets, local rail vendors and family activities!
All Aboard Minnesota
Great Northern Railway Historical Society
Great River Rail Commission
Great River Valley System (GRVS)
K & A Rail Productions
Lowertown Bike Shop
Minnesota Operation Lifesaver
Minnesota Streetcar Museum
Twin City Model Rail Road Museum
Yard Goat Images
Ride to Union Depot for free using Metro Transit! Take the bus or light rail right to the event. To download your free pass click on the graphic below.