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Gadsden-Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum

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Hidden in an industrial area, ask them why, this is great for any train enthusiast. Outside is a... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2019
JHAllen
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Ellington, Connecticut
Great Fun Place to Visit -Don't Miss!

Great place for train enthusiasts and for kids of all ages. The train layouts were awesome and the... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2019
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SUNDAY - SEPTEMBER 8, 2019 we will return to the OPEN HOUSE schedule of 2nd & 4th SUNDAYS of the Month- September thru May 12:30 pm-4:30 pm. Indoor & outdoor Toy Train Layouts located in our 6,000 SF building and property. (outdoor displays may be...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3975 N Miller Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705-2276
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Reviewed February 24, 2019

Hidden in an industrial area, ask them why, this is great for any train enthusiast. Outside is a real caboose, a ride on train and a display of garden railroads. Inside there are operating layouts of Lionel Tin Plate, Garden, O, S, HO, HOn3 and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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DebAZ7, Guest Relations Manager at Gadsden-Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thank you for visiting us! We enjoy sharing our Museum with train enthusiasts of All Ages! Come and see us again soon.

Reviewed January 27, 2019

Great place for train enthusiasts and for kids of all ages. The train layouts were awesome and the staff was extremely friendly. It was good to see parents bringing their kids in to enjoy it with them. Lots of smiling happy kids and adults here.

Date of experience: January 2019
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DebAZ7, Guest Relations Manager at Gadsden-Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2019

Thank you for your comments. We really enjoy sharing the hobby of toy trains with our visitors. Please come and visit us again at our twice monthly Open Houses.

Reviewed October 6, 2018

Great displays,the ride on train was fun for kids as were some of the hands on exhibits. Very good family activity.

Date of experience: March 2018
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DebAZ7, Guest Relations Manager at Gadsden-Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2018

Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful museum for kids. There is a range of activities from a ride on train, a garden train display, electric train models and a full size caboose. The train scenes are filled with detail keeping kids engaged. The staff is friendly and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Rita O
Reviewed April 25, 2018

First off, the museum is only open the 2nd & 4th Sundays of the month from 12:30-4:30p. Also it is closed for the summer from Jun-Aug. That being said, this is an amazing train museum. It has all gauges of model RR from "Z" to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank TucsonTraveller2
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

This place was amazing. Our eight year old son really enjoyed it. There is an out door train display as well as a train ride. Inside are many town/villages set up with working trains. Many have interactive buttons that work parts of the displays. There...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank shelbyr591
Reviewed February 3, 2017

One of the best kept secrets in Tucson. Open on 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month. A must for families with small children or for families and kids of all ages. It makes excellent use of the space it has and is clearly run...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Len S
Reviewed November 8, 2016

I was so thrilled to visit the toy train museum. Even my wife and my twenty-something daughter enjoyed the visit. There are train sets of all sizes, run by a bunch of old geezers. These folks were so friendly and explained interesting facts about the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank KayakUSA
Reviewed March 11, 2016

This is an amazing place to visit. This attraction is only open twice monthly on Sundays so you need to plan your trip to Tucson with that in mind. Visit if you are an adult, a child, a train enthusiast, a hobbyist or just someone...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank Sandy V
Reviewed February 15, 2016

Everyone from a child to a seasoned citizen will really enjoy the experience at the GPD Toy Train Museum. For me it brought out nostalgic times playing with my brothers with our Lionel train sets. For the kids at the museum that were brought up...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank Donald R
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Thank you for your inquiry. We are an all volunteer operated/ Non-profit. Admission Is free. We rely on donations and gift shop sales to cover our operating expenses. We are open the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month... More
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