22nd Annual Model Train Festival


This enchanting event is a winter time favorite at the History Museum in Tacoma. Treat yourself, your family and friends to a journey in miniature as you wander among dozens of tiny trains and intricate model railroad layouts throughout the museum, Learn more about how railroads influenced the growth and development of Washington, and see train-related artifacts from the region's past. Children can visit the activity room on the second floor to play with toy trains or create and build their own Lego train creations. Visitors can have pictures taken with Santa on Friday Dec. 22 and Saturday, Dec. 23, from 11 AM- 3 PM; the free photos will be emailed, compliments of the Washington State Historical Society.

  • Saturday, Dec. 23 - Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017
  • Location: 1911 Pacific Ave, Washington State History Museum, WA
  • Phone: (253) 272-3500
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: General Admission $12
22nd Annual Model Train Festival