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All Aboard! 7 Great Places to Take Train-Lovin’ Kids

Ride a Disney-inspired mini model train, climb aboard a historic caboose and meet a couple railroad bandits with our guide to all the must-visit train attractions in LA.

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All Aboard! The Great Train Show That’s Off the Rails Fun

If you have a train enthusiast in your family, you don’t want to miss the Great Train Show! Read on to find out more.

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Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad Review

My son Owen LOVES trains! Almost everyday, he asks me if we can “sit down in a train.” I usually have to tell him no, but today I got to tell him YES!
The Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad is located in…

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Track Stars! 4 Train Shows That Dazzle

A holiday season without model train shows is like the North Pole without elves. Don’t let this jolly time of year pass you by without seeing one!

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Just Opened: Lincoln Park Zoo’s New Kiddie Train

All aboard! The Lionel Train Adventure has just opened. Here’s what you need to know about taking a jaunt on this colorful, track-less locomotive.

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Take A Page From Our Book: Bring a Beloved Holiday Story to Life

For children at Christmas, there are few tales as beloved as The Polar Express. This holiday season, there are lots of ways to bring the snowy story to life right here in Hotlanta.

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In on the Ground Floor: The Columbia Gorge Model Railroad Club

This fun annual event only happens on four Saturdays and Sundays each November. Read on to discover how to make the most of this cool model train experience.

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The National Capital Trolley Museum: A Party on Wheels

If your kid is a train aficionado you’ve probably already partied at many of the awesome railroad museums in DC. But if they’re new to the trolley scene, the National Capital Trolley Museum might be a fresh place to celebrate…

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Walk on Sunshine at an Overlooked Outdoor Gem

Spring is finally here and with it comes the delicious opportunity to get outside. Hooray for that! The season of green can never come too soon and now that we are enjoying every dry, sunny and warm-ish day why not…

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5 Can’t-Miss Exhibits For Kids at LACMA

Calling all Moms! Feeling cabin fever? Why not get those curious kiddos out of the house to explore some culture? Say no to couch potato and scoot on over to the newly expanded and revitalized Los Angeles County Museum of…

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All Aboard: 5 Awesome Places for Trainspotting

Whether you are two, three, four or even 45 years old, and you love trains, there is nothing better than getting up close and personal with these huge machines. Opportunities abound in the Bay Area for trainspotting, including some unexpected…

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Bay Area Trains Guide for Little Train Lovers

All Abroad!
Whether they’re watching Thomas the Tank Engine or riding the rails, some kids just can’t get their fill of trains. Just about every parent knows that train-crazed tots can take a small-scale steam train through Berkeley’s Tilden Park…

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EXPLORE: Lake City

We all know Lake City is the place to go for car dealerships, but this area of NE Seattle is also home to many kid-friendly nooks! A great place to start is Lake City Playground–a spacious, open playground with a…

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