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Midland Continental Depot Transport Museum

401 Railway St, Wimbledon, ND
+1 701-435-2875
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Worth the drive and your time!

An exceptional museum preserving a piece of railroad history and documenting the life of Peggy Lee... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SteveMirn
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Fort Collins, Colorado
I have a FEVER for this place

I visit this museum often & I always encourage everyone else to visit it as well. If you have an... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
Pamela C
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Fargo, United States
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4 days ago
“Worth the drive and your time!”
29 Jul 2016
“I have a FEVER for this place”
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401 Railway St, Wimbledon, ND
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+1 701-435-2875
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Reviewed 4 days ago

An exceptional museum preserving a piece of railroad history and documenting the life of Peggy Lee. Don't let the small town throw you - this is a world class museum with exceptional displays and interpretive posters. When we arrived, no-one was there, but someone came...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I visit this museum often & I always encourage everyone else to visit it as well. If you have an interest in the history of the railroad, you will find this place fascinating. If you have a love for Peggy Lee's music, you will find...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This is a gem: small and sparkly. The museum is well organized. The background information is nicely presented, with large type, great graphics and pertinent information. The Peggy Lee room is excellent.

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Reviewed 19 September 2014

The bottom floor of this museum offers an overview of the history of the construction of a railroad conceived just before World War One that was supposed to link Canada with Texas. But it was a failed plan, because only about 80 miles of it...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2013

This is a great reason to get off the interstate to learn about the idea far ahead of its time to build a north/south railroad from Winnipeg, Canada to Galveston, TX at the turn of the last century to allow midwest farmers to bypass the...More

3  Thank WesAnderson
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Reviewed 3 October 2012

This new museum, just opened in May of 2012, is the only original Depot of the Midland Continental Railroad. It is restored to its original state, and has a professional interpretation done of the history of the area, and how the Midland Railroad got its...More

4  Thank Jerry O
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