Jay Thomson Collection
The Empire Builder has several onboard programs:
• One program operates from Seattle, Washington to Havre, Montana and is operated by staff and volunteers of Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.
• Another program operates from Minot, North Dakota to Havre, Montana and is based out of Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site.
• The eastern-most Empire Builder program operates from Minneapolis, Minnesota to Columbus, Wisconsin and is hosted by the Mississippi River National Recreation Area.