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small but interesting

This is not a large place but the person in charge was very friendly and knowlegeable. So you... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Jack1982
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Thorndale, TX
Small but fun

My son (8yr) and I went here because he really likes trains. The docent have a mini tour of the... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Shannon J
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Austin, Texas
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302 W San Antonio St, New Braunfels, TX 78130-7939
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

This is not a large place but the person in charge was very friendly and knowlegeable. So you really be there for any great length of time.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

My son (8yr) and I went here because he really likes trains. The docent have a mini tour of the building and the history behind the museum. There was a model train inside that ran on its own with really cool figurines. T his is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Shannon J
Reviewed November 18, 2017

This is a great place to visit especially for adults and little kids. We took our grandsons after going to the fall train show and it was perfect to be able to see both model triains and to go in a real caboose, dining car,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank likenmo
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

It’s very small but it’s a pretty neat little place. My kids enjoyed going on a real train but really enjoyed watching the model trains rolling around and as an added bonus it’s free. All in all if you have a little free time stop...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank wigs87
Reviewed August 9, 2017

If you like trains ( and what kids don't) stop by for an hour or two. Parking in the rear as well as on the street. Check out the engines and dot forget the caboose,

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank jim1mari
Reviewed July 15, 2017

This museum has a lot of interesting railroad memorabilia and gives some good historical information about railroading in the region. In addition, New Braunfels has an active model railroading club and they have several impressive layouts of electric trains in the museum showcasing various gauges....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dean S
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Looking at the front of the station from the road is very deceiving. Pulling into the parking lot behind the station had a great surprise with full size Pullman, engine, freight and caboose. Entering the station from the front you are taken back in time...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GigabyteFL
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Our grandson loves trains and he had a great time here! While we were looking at memorabilia and old photos, he was playing with a little toddler train track. The guy running the place took us into a pretty good size train room and had...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank deegooch
Reviewed May 13, 2017

We did a Train themed birthday photo shoot. All the photos turned out awesomely. Beautiful memories. Very educational to just visit. Higly recommend for any local or visitor.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed April 16, 2017

This is a small museum with a lot of train artifacts and a model railroad. There are toy trains for the kids to play with and

Date of experience: April 2017
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