The much anticipated Great Trains Holiday Exhibit: An Interactive
Wonderland will open the day after Thanksgiving, Friday,
November 27 from 12 - 4. Dressed for the
holidays, the Society’s historic 18th and 19th century buildings are
transformed into a train-lovers delight with eight different train layouts
winding through tiny towns with many different kinds of buildings, tunnels,
cable cars, and two working Ferris Wheels!
New this year: a Wilton-themed HO layout; expanded “O” gauge layout; and
a working Lego train set. The interactive display enchants visitors of all ages
with lots of buttons to push and knowledgeable “train engineers” on hand to
In a special train room
for the youngest guests, there are buttons galore plus Thomas the Tank Engine
and a Brio set for hands-on fun.
Trains Holiday Exhibit will run from Friday, November 27, 2015 through
Monday, January 18, 2016 on Thursdays – Saturdays, 10-4; Sundays 12-4; and
Wednesdays by appointment. Admission is free for members of the Society, and
$10 for non-member adults.