House with Train

Own the Model Train Enthusiast’s Ultimate Dream Home: Just $3.5 Million!

As a model train enthusiast, what features do you look for in a dream home? A big garage or basement where you can build an impressive train layout? Maybe a few other, smaller areas in the home where you can put a smaller set or two? A nice outdoor space for a garden-scale railroad, maybe? […]

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Minatur Wunderland

Minatur Wunderland: The World’s Largest Model Railroad

I recently stumbled across this video of Minatur Wunderland, the world’s largest model railroad, and wanted to share it with you. This layout is incredible. In addition to trains, it has a model airport, a fire squad that gets dispatched to fight make-believe fires, and police cars that pull over other vehicles on the road. […]

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Winnie the Pooh Train

Winnie the Pooh Train: Musical Choo Choo Activity Toy from Fisher Price

This Winnie the Pooh train from Fisher Price is a great first train set for the really little ones. It is recommended for ages 12 months to five years old. Babies will enjoy handling the colorful cars and trying to figure out how to make Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, and Piglet pop up out of […]

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Kidkraft Metropolis Train Table and Set

Kidkraft Metropolis Train Table and Set

The Kidkraft Metropolis train table and set will bring your kids hours of fun with its winding tracks that cross over multiple bridges as they navigate the cityscape. The Kidkraft Metropolis train table is a handsome black table with a trundle drawer that rolls out to store unused pieces. Some of the highlights of the […]

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Kidkraft Waterfall Mountain Train Table

Kidkraft Limited Edition Waterfall Mountain Wooden Train Set and Table

The Kidkraft limited edition waterfall mountain train table is sure to be a hit with your kids no matter how old they are. This train table is recommended for ages three and up. It comes with a 120-piece train set and has two drawers in which to store any unused pieces. You’ll have to assemble […]

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Bachmann Thoroughbred HO Train

Bachmann Trains Thoroughbred HO Scale Electric Train Set

The Bachmann Thoroughbred HO scale electric train set is a good starter set for a teen or pre-teen who is interested in model railroading. It is fairly inexpensive and easy to set up. There is also an illustrated instruction manual. The speed controller is very kid-friendly—easy enough for even a small child to operate. However, […]

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