Union Depot Tours
Union Depot Guided Tours
Tour the historic and recently renovated Union Depot in Lowertown, Saint Paul! Take a tour to learn about the history, recent renovation, sustainability initiatives, expanding transit options, public art in the Depot, and much more. Few sites within the Twin Cities offer such a clear view of the past, present and future of our community.
Free Public Group Tours
- Tours start promptly at their scheduled time
- Tours depart under the East clock, by the train engine cart, located in the Head House.
- Tours take approximately 60-75 minutes.
- Public tours are free of charge.
- You will be on your feet for the entire tour.
- Tour is the equivalent of walking approximately 4 blocks.
- Union Depot does not provide wheelchairs. Please bring your own, if needed.
- Union Depot has multiple parking and transit options!
Union Depot Public Tours 2023
- Thursday, August 17 – 12:00 noon
- Thursday, September 21 – 12:00 noon
- Thursday, October 19 – 12:00 noon
- Thursday, November 16 – 12:00 noon
- Thursday, December 21 – 12:00 noon
Private Group Tours, Field Trips & School Tours
Private group tours must meet the following requirements:
- Private group tour or field trip requests must be made a minimum of 30 days in advance.
- We can accommodate groups of up to 25 people, please contact us for larger groups.
- All payments must be made in advance of the scheduled tour.
- Tours are scheduled based on availability.
- Group tours are not currently available evenings and weekends.
Private Union Depot Tour Costs
- The Private Group Tour rate is $90 for business and for-profit organizations.
- Please contact us if you are scheduling a tour for a school group or a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
- To request information on scheduling a private group tour or field trip, please contact email@example.com or leave a message at the RCHS office at 651-222-0701 ext. 226. An RCHS staff person will get back to you with details.