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Northern Lights Railroad Museum

Northern Lights Railroad Museum
Highway 220 North & 20th Street Northeast
East Grand Forks, ND 56721

This non-profit corporation displays HO and N Scale model railroad layouts, railroad service equipment, artifacts and memorabilia representing the past and present of railroading in the region. From the observation hall, get a panoramic view of a large HO Scale layout as members run trains during operating sessions. A small N Scale layout greets visitors when they enter the facility, and a larger N Scale layout depicting logging operations in the early 20th century can be found in the museum. Open to the public from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. most every Saturday. Special arrangements can be made for group tours. Admission: $1 per adult; children 12 and under are free if accompanied by a parent.