San Diego Model Railroad Museum
At 28,000 square feet, the museum is the world's largest operating model railroad museum. This unique museum contains four enormous scale and model layouts, built by separate clubs, which depict railroads of the Southwest in O, HO, and N scales. In addition, the San Diego Model Railroad Museum features a Toy Train Gallery with an interactive Lionel layout for children and state-of-the-art theater lighting.All aboard! The San Diego Model Railroad Museum Gift Shop welcomes railroad fans of all ages to shop in this cozy, intimate gift store located at the entrance of the museum. From inquiring about memberships to admiring historical railroad memorabilia to purchasing Thomas the Tank Engine train toys, visitors will be sure to find exactly what they are looking for. And if searching for a special gift, the gift department offers an assortment of collectibles including: artwork, vintage signs, jewelry, clothing, videos, and a wide variety of rail-related books.