St. Louis, Missouri: Museum of Transportation: Bobby Darin's Car of the Future

Lots and lots of trains, but also some planes, a tugboat, and Bobby Darin's car of the future. Several of the exhibits (including the tugboat) can be climbed aboard. Spread out over many acres, so be prepared to walk.
3015 Barrett Station Rd, St. Louis, MO
Southwest of the city. I-270 exit 8. Drive west on Dougherty Ferry Rd, then turn south onto Barrett Station Rd and follow signs to the museum, which will be on the right.
M-Sa 9 am - 5 pm, Su 11 am - 5 pm; fewer hours and days off-season (Call to verify)
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Museum of Transportation: Bobby Darin's Car of the Future

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.


Museum of Transportation, Trains and a Tugboat

A huge collection of railroading's awesome past. Rusty, broken engines reside next to new ones, some of which you can enter. Lots of fun!

[Steve, 09/04/2010]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Museum of the DogMuseum of the Dog, St. Louis, MO - 3 mi.
Cowboy Muffler Man (In Pieces)Cowboy Muffler Man (In Pieces), Valley Park, MO - 3 mi.
Three Stacked ChairsThree Stacked Chairs, Kirkwood, MO - 3 mi.
In the region:
The Red Tower, St. Louis, MO - 16 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

October 7, 2015

My Sights

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Missouri Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Field of Dreams, Dyersville, Iowa (Oct 5-11, 2015)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Nearby Hotels and Motels, St. Louis, Missouri

Nightly rates found:

Book Online Now