2012 National Train Day Activities:
Celebrate National Train Day, May 12th, with the Twin City Model Railroad Museum
St. Paul, MN, March 12, 2012 –The Twin City Model Railroad Museum will observe National Train Day, May 12, 2012 at its annual Spring Fairgrounds Hobby Show and Sale in the Education Building on Cosgrove St. at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in Falcon Heights, MN. The show opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 3:00 p.m.
Model Railroad layouts in a variety of scales will be on display including the TCMRM’s traveling Thomas the Tank Engine layout, which can be operated by little engineers of all ages. Characters from the popular Choo Choo Bob video series will also perform live on stage. Also on display will be dozens of vendors and collectors selling model railroad items in variety of scales and sizes.
Admission to the show is $6 per person for ages 5 and above, free for children under age 5. Families with four or more members ages 5 and above will be entitled to a special National Train Day rate of $20 for the whole family. No advance ticket sales, tickets may be purchased on May 12th at the show or the museum. Admission to the show will also entitle show goers to admission to Twin City Model Railroad Museum at Bandana Square, 1021 Bandana Boulevard East, Suite 222, Saint Paul, Minnesota.
More information about the Spring Fairgrounds Hobby Show and Sale, as well as directions to the Twin City Model Railroad Museum can be found on the Museum web site, www.tcmrm.org.
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
1021 Bandana Blvd. E., Suite 222
St. Paul, MN 55108