We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Apple Valley Model Railroad Club

Closed: Closed
Open today: Closed
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Definitely worth visiting!

Since our visit to Hendersonville coincided with the limited hours of the Apple Valley Model... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
RamblingRoos
,
Savannah, Georgia
Local history as presented by model railroading

If you are a model railroader or history buff this is a must visit place. There are rooms full of... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
pts119
,
Morganton, Georgia
Read all 60 reviews
34
All photos (34)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“ho scale”(7 reviews)
“club members”(5 reviews)
“love trains”(4 reviews)
About
Largest model railroad in western North Carolina housed in the historic train depot in Hendersonville, NC. Includes a 100' X 20' HO scale model railroad in the depot and a real caboose. The club is currently building a 60' X 12' outdoor G scale...more
Closed
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Contact
650 Maple St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-3753
Website
+1 828-595-0446
Call
Reviews (60)
Filter reviews
59 results
Traveler rating
52
5
2
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
52
5
2
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews ho scale club members love trains train lovers garden railway all ages these folks caboose depot layout gauge thomas scenery volunteers scenes grandson recreated
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 59 reviews
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Since our visit to Hendersonville coincided with the limited hours of the Apple Valley Model Railroad Club, we decided to stop by. We were so glad we did. The club members are so welcoming and informative. It is obvious that these folks have spent numerous...More

Thank RamblingRoos
Reviewed August 29, 2018

If you are a model railroader or history buff this is a must visit place. There are rooms full of operating trains with precision handcrafted buildings and scenery. The club members will guide you through the displays and provide detailed information about trains, local history,...More

Thank pts119
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I grew up with model trains so this was a must see on my trip. Friendly staff awaits, great model train displays, and activities to entertain children.

Thank EagleAviator
Reviewed July 30, 2018

So much to see here. And so many friendly folks ready to share their knowledge and love of trains with you. Great for kids of all ages for sure!

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed July 11, 2018

If you have children who love trains , you must take them here . Even adults who love trains come here . Its really a club and most pieces are actually donated . The volunteers who greet you and guide you along the way are...More

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We went twice in one week. All ages will enjoy visiting. My husband and I brought my dad and 1 1/2 year old and he loved seeing all the trains so that we came back again with a friend and her 4 year old son....More

Thank Hollberry7
Reviewed January 30, 2018

This is an amazing model railroad. It is set up to show several cities and the rails that connected them years ago. Don't miss it!

Thank Gerald G
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Awesome display of American times when the rail road industry was making the way. Great experience for all ages.

Thank Eric J
Reviewed January 21, 2018

My son is a model train fanatic. This boy sleeps, dreams, breathes anything that has to do with trains. He has his own model train set-up at home lovingly made by his Dad. Since this place is only an hour drive away from where we...More

Thank malax1925
Reviewed December 4, 2017

I had never heard of the Apple Valley Model Railroad Club. We planned a short mountain trip to Hendersonville and I was searching for something for all of us to while we were there. My little boy used to love trains, so I decided that...More

Thank Jodi M
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 nearby hotels
Days Inn by Wyndham Hendersonville
352 reviews
1.41 miles away
Comfort Inn
71 reviews
1.48 miles away
Econo Lodge
87 reviews
1.50 miles away
Red Roof Inn Hendersonville
182 reviews
1.54 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 207 nearby restaurants
Dandelion Eatery
108 reviews
.32 miles away
Kilwin's
245 reviews
.26 miles away
Postero
381 reviews
.33 miles away
umi
497 reviews
.26 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 89 nearby attractions
Mineral & Lapidary Museum
184 reviews
.32 miles away
Hands On! Children's Museum
115 reviews
.33 miles away
Team ECCO Aquarium & Shark Lab
105 reviews
.29 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
345John
January 22, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from O1624BUcraigw | Reviewed this property |
Wednesday and Saturday. 10 am until 2 pm
0
Votes