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Hidden Gem

The Deadwood Model Train is hidden in the basement of a gift shop on Main St in Historic Old Town... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Appleton, Wisconsin
Train Lover

I love trains so this was a great thing to see. Very large Model train exhibit and you can make... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Colleen E
Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

The Deadwood Model Train is hidden in the basement of a gift shop on Main St in Historic Old Town Deadwood so it was a little hard to find. Since we had our kids in tow we wanted to find something enjoyable for them to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nick_S_WI
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I love trains so this was a great thing to see. Very large Model train exhibit and you can make them run and very intricate detail

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Colleen E
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

...for train enthusiasts!!! A lot of hours and fun in this model setup. The members of the group were very kind to let us in and check it out up close.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kharriscrowell
Reviewed 18 August 2018

No sign on the exterior of the store alludes to the display in its basement. It is a highly detailed large HO layout depicting recognisable parts of nearby Rapid City. Being a club layout, it is well executed & well maintained. One has to, rather...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank aussiewanderers
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This is well put together. Lots of work involved in making this reproduction. If your into trains you'll love it and even if your not it's still interesting. Kids will absolutely adore this.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rhonda N
Reviewed 25 July 2018

This place is a little hard to find... you actually have to go inside a gift shop and then downstairs to see it. But once you do, you'll be treated to a nice HO layout, for free... or $1 if you want to see the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rehcsif
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This is very interesting and very well put together. Bring your camera. Only downfall is there are quite a few steps to get down to it. Not handicap accessible.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Phillip L
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It was very well done.Some people just have to much free time. Just kidding. It is very well done and keep up the display.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AverageGuyAlberta
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is located downstairs on Main Street in Deadwood across from the Mineral Palace Hotel. It is a great way to have some fun watching the trains whiz around the tracks. The whole train set up looks like it could use a little TLC to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bobca1947
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We finished watching a "Deadwood Alive" skit and saw the sign. Our group is full of train fans, so they leapt with joy and skipped down the stairs to check it out. Everyone said it was really cool & worth the stop.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mkrisk
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