We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
You will love this museum

My wife and I really liked this museum. So much to see. All the many many old trains on display... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Don B
Falling Waters, West Virginia, United States

It was very interesting how they built the scenery around the trains and the scenes were of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Strasburg, Pennsylvania
Read all 196 reviews
All photos (41)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“train layouts”(15 reviews)
“on display”(14 reviews)
Museum featuring hundreds of model trains, some specimens dating back to the 1800s.
300 Paradise Ln, Strasburg, PA 17572-9537
+1 717-687-8976
Reviews (196)
Filter reviews
195 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewstrain layoutsthe red caboose motelon displaypress buttonstrain museumhands on activitiestrains runextensive collectioncasey joneshuge roomlittle boygreat for kidsnice collectionall agessmall areacouple hoursyear olds
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 195 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I really liked this museum. So much to see. All the many many old trains on display. Please take time and enjoy everything and you won't be disappointed. an excellent place to learn so much bout trains.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very interesting how they built the scenery around the trains and the scenes were of Strasburg they had the Strasburg creamery they had the Strasburg firehouse they had Amina's like horses cows sheep in the fields next yo a Amism house they even...More

Thank Kimmy1461
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and brother-in-law are train fanatics so this was a must stop for them. The museum is clean and well maintained. The displays are neat and well labelled. They have a wide assortment of trains- Marx, Lionel, American Flyer, foreign trains. Some of the...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

They have every type of gauge/train you can imagine, dating from the late 1800s to Legos. The trains and platforms/setups brought back so many memories. A reasonably price attraction .

Thank SNJ08203
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

A recent trip to this museum was great fun. It houses an extensive collection of toy trains from all over the world. It is reasonably priced. Our group of four spent over an hour exploring the exhibits. There are many buttons to press on the...More

Thank Hollis P
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Omg! I loved this place. I had no idea what was in here when my family decided to go. They had working trains inside. So many to look at. This was one of my favorite places we ended up going on our vacation to amis...More

Thank moneylady007
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I read a lot of reviews on Trip Advisor before coming here. I'm glad we did. The grounds inside and outside were so clean. The room could have been a little brighter but the setups were just amazing. We spent over an hour here which...More

Thank ronnysgirl
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We were debating between visiting this museum or choo choo barn, but decided on this museum and we glad we did, beside it's cheaper. The place is not huge, I think 1 hour will be enough to explore. They have trains toy to play with,...More

Thank Asmell
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We stopped by the National Toy Train Museum recently. It is a small museum. It has one huge room with about 6 train displays with different size and make toy trains. The displays are neat and they are interactive. My kids enjoyed hitting the buttons...More

1  Thank SuperAdventure
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

A collection of trains and layouts donated from private citizens to showcase a great hobby. Loved this place, going in and seeing all the different locomotives and rolling stock from Ho scale to G scale makes you feel instantly like a kid again and brings...More

Thank josephc288
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Strasburg
Red Caboose Motel, Restaurant & Gift Shop
212 reviews
.26 km away
Carriage House Motor Inn
154 reviews
1.82 km away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lancaster East - Strasburg
117 reviews
1.87 km away
Clarion Inn Historic Strasburg Inn
626 reviews
2.08 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 16 restaurants in Strasburg
Java Junction
142 reviews
2.26 km away
Historic Revere Tavern
545 reviews
2.99 km away
Strasburg Creamery
343 reviews
2.26 km away
Two Cousins Paradise Family Restaurant
56 reviews
3.15 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 16 attractions in Strasburg
Strasburg Scooters
702 reviews
1.23 km away
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
930 reviews
.91 km away
Choo Choo Barn
415 reviews
1.31 km away
Verdant View Farm
32 reviews
.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
5 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Michael L R | Reviewed this property |
I saw several people with wheelchairs and strollers.
8 March 2017|
Response from callcri | Reviewed this property |
You should allow at least two to three hours to see all the display trains. It’s an overwhelming experience especially if you are a model train fan, possibly longer if you are going to tie it into a railroad merit badge... More
8 March 2017|
Response from barbzie444 | Reviewed this property |
At least 2-3 hours