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Railroad Museum of South Florida

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Lots of fun!

If you or your kids love trains this is the place to go, for $5 you can ride a 1 1/2 mile around... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
catedratico02
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Palm Beach, Florida
Great little museum and train ride

A great little gem of a museum, with a 15 minute train ride for only $5. Museum also has a short... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2017
christinehN8626TP
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Harwich, Massachusetts
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The Railroad Museum of South Florida,Inc operates the Lakes Park and Gulf Railroad and Railroad Museum in Lakes Regional Park in south Ft Myers Florida. Lakes Regional Park is a Approx 300 Acres in size, and is part of the Lee County Parks and...more
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7330 Gladiolus Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33908-5118
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Reviewed May 7, 2017

If you or your kids love trains this is the place to go, for $5 you can ride a 1 1/2 mile around the park and see the small museum and shop they have there.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank catedratico02
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

A great little gem of a museum, with a 15 minute train ride for only $5. Museum also has a short movie abput their train. The ride is quite comfortable for adults as we had no kids with us and enjoyed the ride very much....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank christinehN8626TP
Reviewed April 24, 2017

A trip that is not Disney world. Simple and beautiful out doors in a lovely park. Beautifully maintained by volunteers.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Sweetshepie
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

My son loved the train ride and the trains in the museum (as did I). He was not happy when it was time to leave. This is a MUST for folks with kids who like trains.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank skhutchrn78
Reviewed March 15, 2017

We have been to the museum a few times and enjoyed it every time. My granddaughters had a blast on the train ride.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank jakuszeski
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Nice walking trails. The train ride is a must for adults and kids. Bike rentals, picnic areas,train Museum, a food area and more .If you go on the walking trail look for the Tree that has a "Face"

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank pennyslo
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Went on their train ride. Low budget recreations of old Ft. Meyers town was ok and innovative. Nice park it is set in as well.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 728jerryt
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

The train ride is very fun for kids of all ages and adults!!! The museum is very interesting and interactive. All the employees are very nice. It is very beautiful too!!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Shopper--1237890
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

The miniature train ride for $5 also gives admission to the Railroad museum. The ride takes you through a portion of Lake Park, over a bridge, through a tunnel and passes by small village scenes. Children under 6 ride free with an adult. Ride is...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank norinec2016
Reviewed January 8, 2017

There are several attraction not to miss First and a most do is the 1/8 scale garden railway that you actually ride on through model towns of southwest Florida from the 1950s. The museum itself consists of a locomotive simulator which allows you to actually...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Matthew M
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