L-Gauge Museum Presents LEGO Trains Static Exhibit
Join us for a magical journey....
TO THE NORTH POLE!
December 13th 11am-3pm
Relax and enjoy this Holiday Classic on the SDMRM's big screen while sipping warm cocoa.
All children attending will receive a free sleighbell souvenir. After the movie ring the bell and if YOU truly believe a special visitor from the North Pole will arrive to visit.
Fun Crafts, Kidsteam Rides. One lucky child will win a Free copy of a special edition Polar Express Book with CD and Holiday Ornament.
September 16-Present Scales and Rails- Learn about the scales represented in the SDMRM.
LEGO by LGauge Museum November 25- January 10
Polar Express Family Day December 13, 11am-3pm
Special Holiday Hours
Thanksgiving Day Closed
Open Friday November 28 11am-4pm
Christmas Eve Open 11am-3pm
Christmas Day Closed
Open Everyday December 26- January 3
Kids 12 and Under Free between 11am-3pm for this family day event
Exhibit Open September 16th, 2014
What is the difference between O Scale and N Scale? What is scale anyway? The term scale refers to the reduced size of a model in relation to the real life train.
Visit and explore this new exhibit to discover all the different scales of Model Railroading.
From Large garden railroad sizes all the way down to Nano-scale that can fit an entire layout into the palm of your hand!
Come and see the L-Gauge Museum's display of LEGO Trains and Buildings.
This impressive display features LEGO Trains. You'll be amazed at the detail and craftsmanship that has been put into each display.
Exhibit Runs November 25th to January 10th 2015
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Motive Mac's Kids Corner
Motive Mac is Back!!! Check out the updated classroom and play area for kids.
We offer train tables, arts and crafts, games, books, operating toy trains, and a chalkboard wall. This is the perfect place for all junior train lovers to play.