San Diego Model Railroad Museum138 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Balboa Park, 1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, 92101, United States
- Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-6196960199
- Ticket Price: 11 USD
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museums, Social, Arts
This is one of the largest indoor model railroad exhibits in the world. Manage by four local railroad clubs, there are five main exhibits.
- Cabrillo & Southwestern - Route from San Diego to Sacramento.
- Pacific Desert Lines - Represents 33 miles worth of track that was never built, scaled down to 331 metres.
- San Diego & Arizona Eastern RR - Prototype San Diego and Arizona Eastern Railway line from San Diego to El Centro.
- Tehachapi Pass - A highly detailed model of the Southern Pacific / Santa Fe railroad from Bakersfield to Mojave.
- Toy Train Gallery
- Centennial Railway Garden - Scaled light rail street cars amongst Spanish Colonial architecture.
Needless to say, train lovers and kids love this place. The models are scarily immersive and you could spend hours picking out individual details.
Entrance Ticket Details For San Diego Model Railroad Museum
- Seniors (65+): $8.00
- Students (with ID): $5.00
- Military (with ID): $6.00
- Children (Age 6-14): $4.00
San Diego Model Railroad Museum Hours
- Holiday Times (New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr., President's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day): 11:00 am - 4:00 pm.
How to Reach San Diego Model Railroad Museum
- Bus 7 stop Park Bl & Village Pl
- By Bus.
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1.48% of people who visit San Diego include San Diego Model Railroad Museum in their plan
84.21% of people start their San Diego Model Railroad Museum visit around 11 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see San Diego Model Railroad Museum
88.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting San Diego Model Railroad Museum