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Tons of Toy Train Fun

A recent trip to this museum was great fun. It houses an extensive collection of toy trains from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hollis P
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Westampton, New Jersey
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To bring out the kid in you

Omg! I loved this place. I had no idea what was in here when my family decided to go. They had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
moneylady007
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Museum featuring hundreds of model trains, some specimens dating back to the 1800s.
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300 Paradise Ln, Strasburg, PA 17572-9537
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+1 717-687-8976
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A recent trip to this museum was great fun. It houses an extensive collection of toy trains from all over the world. It is reasonably priced. Our group of four spent over an hour exploring the exhibits. There are many buttons to press on the...More

Thank Hollis P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Omg! I loved this place. I had no idea what was in here when my family decided to go. They had working trains inside. So many to look at. This was one of my favorite places we ended up going on our vacation to amis...More

Thank moneylady007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read a lot of reviews on Trip Advisor before coming here. I'm glad we did. The grounds inside and outside were so clean. The room could have been a little brighter but the setups were just amazing. We spent over an hour here which...More

Thank ronnysgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were debating between visiting this museum or choo choo barn, but decided on this museum and we glad we did, beside it's cheaper. The place is not huge, I think 1 hour will be enough to explore. They have trains toy to play with,...More

Thank Asmell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by the National Toy Train Museum recently. It is a small museum. It has one huge room with about 6 train displays with different size and make toy trains. The displays are neat and they are interactive. My kids enjoyed hitting the buttons...More

Thank SuperAdventure
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A collection of trains and layouts donated from private citizens to showcase a great hobby. Loved this place, going in and seeing all the different locomotives and rolling stock from Ho scale to G scale makes you feel instantly like a kid again and brings...More

Thank josephc288
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We are traveling with our 4 & 6 year olds and decided to try out this little museum since we’re staying next door at the Red Caboose Motel (see other review.) I was a bit nervous about taking the little ones there, especially since it’s...More

Thank ThemacMd
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Perfect for kids of all ages! Displays of toy trains through the ages. Great if you want to learn their history and great if all you want to do is push buttons and watch lights go on, people move, trains go under and over bridges,...More

Thank Rellots123
Reviewed July 3, 2018

My 4 year old loved this place. He especially liked that he could push a button on many of the displays and to operate the trains. We tried to use the app to operate the trains but it didn't work for us.

Thank chattygur1
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Touring the area with another couple this time we stopped here. The place has added new attractions including a real neat display that you can control with a smartphone! The building as usual is well maintained and very clean. The staff although not many are...More

Thank John N
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Cmorrison33
August 4, 2017|
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Response from Michael L R | Reviewed this property |
I saw several people with wheelchairs and strollers.
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PAmilitaryMom
March 7, 2017|
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Response from callcri | Reviewed this property |
You should allow at least two to three hours to see all the display trains. It’s an overwhelming experience especially if you are a model train fan, possibly longer if you are going to tie it into a railroad merit badge... More
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PAmilitaryMom
March 7, 2017|
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Response from barbzie444 | Reviewed this property |
At least 2-3 hours
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