San Diego Model Railroad Museum - San Diego, CA
Posted by: Metro2
N 32° 43.883 W 117° 08.934
11S E 486048 N 3621518
Quick Description: This Museum, located at 1649 El Prado in the basement of the Casa de Balboa Building in San Diego's Balboa Park has several model railroads actively running simultaneously.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/6/2011 12:56:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMB532
In addition to wall displays of antique model trains, most of the space in this Museum is taken up by working model train exhibits which are built to scale to local San Diego geography. At least two of the exhibits are built 1/87 scale, another is at 1/40 scale and yet another is 1/160 scale.
The Museum also hosts educational events and has a library of materials related to model and prototype railroads.
See more at the Museum's website: (visit link
Adults - $7.00
Seniors (65+) - $6.00
Students (with ID) - $3.00
Active Military (with ID) - $2.50
Children under 15 - FREE when accompanied by an adult