Museum of Transportation

2933 Barrett Station Rd.
Kirkwood, MO 63122- Map It
Phone: (314) 965-6212

AAA Editor Notes

Museum of Transportation is w. off the I-270 Dougherty Ferry Rd. exit at 2933 Barrett Station Rd. Trains, automobiles, buses, streetcars, horse-drawn vehicles, aircraft and boats represent 150 years of American history. In addition to more than 70 locomotives, the collection includes Bobby Darin's 1960 dream car, which cost more than $93,000 and took 7 years to build. Miniature train rides are offered mid-May through December. Creation Station is a separate hands-on educational area where young children can explore different modes of transportation. The various play stations utilize puzzles, puppets, arts and crafts and other learning tools.
Museum $8; $5 (ages 3-12). Creation Station additional $2. Ride wristband $5.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. 11-4, Mar.-Oct.; Wed.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. 11-4, Nov.-Dec.; Thurs.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. 11-4, rest of year. Phone for Creation Station and miniature train schedules. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and Dec. 31. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.