A Source of Pride
There is something about seeing old vintage black and white pictures that touches us in a very personal level. It is almost as though they postulate the question, do you know where you come from? You can have this feeling every time you catch a glimpse of this magnet souvenir From United States featuring the historic Fargo Amtrak Station. Found in some the wildest parts of America, this it certainly represents a certain ingenuity and drive that has become a source of pride for so many Americans. The train is part of the history of this wide country, films have been effective in reproducing how the laying of new tracks impacted towns in good and bad ways.
That Old, New Train
If you are going to Fargo, it is a good idea to travel by train. Why? Just because it is an enveloping experience to arrive in Fargo Amtrak station that transports you to old times. And it is for good reasons, as the station was built in 1920 and it preserves the flavor of those times. Due to its historical value, the station was included in the National Register of Historic Places.
The old building has been taken up by stores where the passengers can enjoy shopping while they wait for the departure of their train. Nowadays, the former building designed for storage is the station building. The Empire Builder is the Amtrak going to Fargo and it uns from Chicago and goes to Spokane in Washington State. If you are just passing by Fargo, the train makes a stop late at night in the city and unfortunately you won`t have the opportunity to see the historic station. By all means, this is a great travel souvenir to take back home.