Mother's Day Weekend™
May 10-11, 2014

Make This Mother's Day Weekend Special

Let Mom know how special she is with a First Class experience at Mid-Continent Railway Museum. In addition to our regularly-scheduled coach trains, Brunch and Dinner trains are offered.

Webpage updated May 1, 2014 to reflect revised ticket offerings and train schedule.


On Saturday, in addition to regularly scheduled daytime coach trains, a Saturday evening Dinner Train departs at 5:30 p.m. On Sunday, two separate trains operate simultaneously. One train will pull the coach and caboose cars and operates on its regular summer schedule of three round-trips per day with each trip lasting 55 minutes.A second train, the Brunch Train, consists of our First Class car fleet has a departure at 12:45 p.m. The Brunch Train round-trip journey lasts approximately 1-1/2 hours.

Departure Time 11:00 a.m. 12:45 p.m. 1:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
Saturday May 10, 2014 Coach   Coach Coach Dinner Train
Sunday May 11, 2014 Coach & Caboose Brunch Train Coach & Caboose Coach & Caboose  


Fare Class Coach Car Fare Caboose Fare Brunch Fare Dinner Fare
Adult $20.00 $22.00 $60.00* $85.00**
Senior (62+) $18.00 $20.00
Student (13-17) $15.00 $17.00
Child (3-12) $10.00 $12.00
Child (2 and Under) Free Free Free Free

*Beverages and brunch included in ticket price.
** Beverages and dinner included in ticket price.

Brunch Service

Brunch train departs at 12:45 p.m. from North Freedom on Sunday only. Reservations are required. Reservations can be made online or by calling 800-930-1385.

Dining Service

Dine in fine style with a multi-course gourmet meal, served to you by uniformed, friendly staff. Dinner trains board at 5:15 p.m. for a 5:30 p.m. departure from North Freedom on Saturday only (please note the earlier departure time than previous years). Reservations can be made online or by calling 800-930-1385.

All aboard!

Enjoy the scenes of spring in rural Sauk County.

Journey aboard historic railcars.

A friendly crewmember is ready to take your order in the lounge of our 1914 Soo Line Diner-Lounge car.

Tables are ready aboard the Saturday evening dinner train. Experience traditional railroad elegance.