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Address: 220 Peyri Dr, Oceanside, CA 92057-6407
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Darling Railroad Cities

We stopped by here to see Heritage Park. It wasn't much and nothing was open. But the railroad Museum was. What a delight for young and old. They are still building It and It... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2016
GetAwayGma
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La Mesa, California
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La Mesa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We stopped by here to see Heritage Park. It wasn't much and nothing was open. But the railroad Museum was. What a delight for young and old. They are still building It and It Is so cute. They say they will be done in a couple of years. Looks mostly done to me. There is a kids room too where... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a fun place for kids of all ages. They have a lot of train setups and you can actually run them! Only at certain times so check out the schedule. Also, they have an old town setup that is interesting to tour.

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Oceanside
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

Hey super bbb best place for a day with the family and friends have some fun super bbb have good day 😊

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Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Since moving to Heritage Park, the new layout is constantly growing. The volunteers are friendly and excited to talk trains. Next to there model layout is a room for kids (of all ages) to operate trains. Open to the public only 2 days a week, check before coming (usually Sat is one of them). I've been there other days and... More 

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The Dalles, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Do not spend the time trying to find it! It is closed or ????. We had a mice visit with an older man who didn't know what was going on but fortunately we didn't have little ones with us that would have most certainly been disappointed by the outcome.

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Thank mommasita03
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

We took our kids here about year ago and they lived it, they had projects they were working on and I'm ready to go back and see how they look.

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Thank Jacqueline S
Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

So much to see, study and appreciate. All kinds of exhibits. Kids love it. I recommend it to families. Expect to spend a few hours if you want to take in everything.

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Kids love trains. Family friendly grounds with plenty to see. The railroad is amazing and it has a fantastic story.

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Thank robert w
Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We are not really model railroad people, but this was a pleasant surprise. The amount of time and effort put into this hobby is staggering. We were really impressed-great place to take kids (young or old).

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

Wanted to go see very badly, but the phone number was disconnected. We could not find a different one for them. Does anyone know if they are still there or the correct number?

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