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December 14, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST
Night Trains season is a special Holidays tradition at the Twin City Model Railroad Museum beginning the Saturday, November 2, 2019 and running every Saturday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 pm through the last Saturday in February (February 29, 2020).
Night Trains season comes to the dozens of model railroad layouts in a magical way, the lights are turned down, the buildings and street lights glow warmly, setting the scene for specially lighted models of vintage passenger trains. The make believe town of Matlin is buried in a blizzard, and throughout the Museum the layouts are adorned with miniature Christmas lights and decorations.
This year Santa will be visiting the Museum on Saturday, December 14th and Saturday, December 21st. Bring your camera and tell Santa about the train you want for Christmas. There’s no additional admission to see Santa!
Night Trains takes place at our museum located at 668 Transfer Road, Suite 8 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Directions to the Twin City Model Railroad Museum can be found on the Museum’s web site, www.tcmrm.org. Admission to this special show is $15.00 per person and FREE for children age four and under. Discounted group rates are also available for groups of four or more (max 10).
(Note: They are a toy train museum, they do not have actual train rides) 🙂
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