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Strasburg

Choo Choo Barn

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Amazing Train Display!

This is really unique. It takes about 1/2 hour to get all the way around the display. The detail... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dar1256
Fun stop before train museum

First off, you can tell that there is a large amount of passion and commitment put into maintaining... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2020
Huskie D
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Charles Town, West Virginia
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Over 70 years in the making, this gigantic model train layout is still owned and operated by the Groff family. Master modeler, Tom Groff, designs and adds new animations, scale buildings and local scenes each year. See a fire engine race to the...more
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226 Gap Rd, Route 741 East, Strasburg, PA 17579-1478
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This is really unique. It takes about 1/2 hour to get all the way around the display. The detail and scenery are outstanding. There are buttons to push to activate numerous animations and the lights go off several times to showcase the different nighttime activities. You're
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First off, you can tell that there is a large amount of passion and commitment put into maintaining this attraction. It was fun and entertaining watching each unique aspect of the train track. Easily took 45 minutes to walk around and experience. There are interactive parts with
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This can be enjoyed by adults and children... although very small children will need to be carried to see... it can get a bit crowded and, as others have noted, it can be diffcult to manuver around the perimeter of the room. (The display nearly fills the room, leaving only a
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The place isn’t very big but they cram a lot in it. We went for the Christmas display - looking for the Santa’s was fun. There aren’t a ton of trains but a lot of buildings and detail. Unless you’re a huge fan, you can see it in 15 minutes. The problem is it’s very tight in
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3 adults went and we looked and found everything you could see in this train display. So much detail and beautifully done. Try to find all 58 santas (came close by only missing 1). Would highly recommend to anyone in the area. One part where the firetruck came out and
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