1911 Pacific Ave.,Tacoma,Wa

22nd Annual Model Train Festival

when: Dec 22, 2017 - Jan 1, 2018 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Tacoma, Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, Wa

cost: $14/Adults; $11/Seniors, Military (with ID), Youth & Students (with ID); Children ages 0-5 Free

ages: All

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the scoop:

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. And visitors can have their pictures taken with Santa on Friday, Dec. 22 and Saturday, Dec. 23, from 11 a.m.–3 p.m.; the free photos will be emailed, compliments of the Washington State Historical Society.

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