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The Right Track Toy Train Museum

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unexpected pleasure

We happen to drive by after visiting wonderful Lake Lure and decided to visit. Good decision... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PauleJanie
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New York City, New York
A local gem and a great cause

A real local gem. $5 to get in ( for everyone over age 3) which supports pancreatic cancer research... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Scott M
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This is an interactive toy train museum with three running trains on over 50 feet of track. Accessories can be activated by pushing buttons. There is also a playroom for the little children with train related toys for them to play with.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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2414 Memorial Hwy, Lake Lure, NC 28746-9005
+1 828-625-5551
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We happen to drive by after visiting wonderful Lake Lure and decided to visit. Good decision! This is a very interesting stop and the lady in charge is most informative. Don't miss it.

Thank PauleJanie
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so happy that you decided to stop by. Glad you enjoyed the museum.

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

A real local gem. $5 to get in ( for everyone over age 3) which supports pancreatic cancer research was well worth it. Basically a shrine to her late husband and others affected by pancreatic cancer, Mrs Peggy maintains an eclectic shop with everything from...More

Thank Scott M
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you, Scott. Your family was a joy to have at the museum.

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Very cute and fun little museum! Our 1 year old loved the trains. The woman who runs it was so nice and friendly. She ran the model trains over and over for us. There’s also a little room with toy trains for little kids to...More

Thank Travis C
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you Travis. I am happy that your one year old loved the trains.

Reviewed 4 August 2018

Take 30 minutes to stop in and hear Peggy's story. The Experience will warm your heart and fill your spirit.

Thank Justin B
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you, Justin

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We went here with our young kids who love trains. We literally had to drag them out after two hours. They had an absolute blast. Also Peggy who runs it is absolutely precious and just so nice and loves to tell her and her husbands...More

Thank Kimberly L
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thank you, Kimberly. I loved having you and your children at the museum.

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

A great little family friendly place to spend 30 mins on a rainy day or catch a break from the sun. Proceeds are donated to pancreatic cancer research.

Thank TriangleMom
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Peggy runs the place to honor her passed husband who died of pancreatic cancer. The $5 fee goes to help those with pancreatic cancer and its research. Her husband collected trains and they are now displayed on 3 large tables complete with moving parts. There...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Tucked into the mountains near Lake Lure is this little toy train museum and it is a must-stop. The woman there is honoring her late husband and his love of toy trains while raising money and awareness for pancreatic cancer. We loved it.

Thank Darin H
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you. glad you liked the museum.

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The train track and village were pretty incredible. The kids loved hitting the interactive buttons. The collection is quite amazing! There's even a playroom for little ones to hand out in. The best part is that the small admission fee goes to pancreatic cancer research,...More

Thank crisnsteve26
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

I would love to have you as a volunteer. I am so happy that you and the kids had a good time.

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This is a very cute train Museum! Ms. Peggy was fabulous! What a wonderful cause she supports also! Our children enjoyed the play area as well as the train tracks on display!! Can't wait to go again!!

Thank amychandler776
Trainlady2014, Owner at The Right Track Toy Train Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words. I am so happy that you enjoyed your visit to the museum.

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