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Earth Day 2017 at MOT

Earth Day Planting Day

120 plants, 8 volunteers, 2.5 hours Thanks to the volunteers who braved the weather on Earth Day to plant flowers in front of Orthwein Education Center and Barrett Station. Come join us in the excitement to see these pollinator-friendly plants grow and beautify the landscape here at the Museum of Transportation in St. Louis


Owney the Dog Loves to Travel!

Owney the Dog traveled over 140,000 miles around the world. He was a mascot of the Railway Post Office and had his own U.S. postage stamp. Print a copy of Owney here and take a photo of him with you on your travels. If you email the photo to us, we will consider it for posting at our website. Bon

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Trains, Planes & Automobiles-Every Day

You can see our trains, planes and automobiles (and trolleys!) more often than ever since the Museum of Transportation is open every day in March through October 2017!  Creation Station is available every weekday now in addition to the 1st and 3rd Sundays. We already have a "boatload" of events scheduled so check out our calendar page so you don't miss any. All

April 8 2017 Car Show Turbine Car Starts 11 AM

Ford Car Shows

Saturday, April 8th, is the Museum of Transportation's first 2017 car show--the Ford Mustang Round-Up. Sunday, April 9th, is the Vintage Ford Show. Both shows are on the Barrett Station Parking lot (Parking Lot


Turbine Car – 1963 Chrysler Artifact

Many consider the 1963 Chrysler Turbine Car the most valuable automobile in the Museum of Transportation's Collection.  Of the fifty-five that were built, only nine remain and of those nine, only three still run.  The Museum is proud to own the only operational Chrysler Turbine Car on public exhibit. April brings two opportunities to learn more about this fantastic car and hear the high-pitched whirl of its engine. Start Your Engine... On April 8th, from 11 am - 12 Noon, Mike Eberhardt, Turbine Car Expert, will be in the Earl C. Lindburg Automobile Building to start this rare engine for Museum guests.  Mike will be available to answer questions about the Turbine Car.  Jay Leno stopped by to see the Chrysler Turbine Car.  We hope you do too!  Regular Museum Admission applies. The MOT Chrysler Turbine Car will be on exhibit and started on a regular basis at the 56th Annual Easter Concours d' Elegance Show presented by the Horseless Carriage Club of Missouri on