For Hobbyists

How wide is a train car? Train car width from the West to the Far East.

Switzerland Railway

The width of a train car depends so much on what era the car is from, what the use of the car is, and which country it is used in. This is because cars have changed shape over time and each country has its own sizes. Besides, countries running on different gauges are very likely …

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What Are the Largest Model Railroads in the USA?

Pasadena Model Railroad Los Angeles

The USA is one of the best places to live or travel to as a model railway enthusiast. There are so many great locations you can visit! Here are the 5 largest model railroads in the United States and everything you need to know about them. 1 – Northlandz Flemington New Jersey Photo source The …

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1955 Lionel Train Set Value | How much does it cost?

1955 Lionel Train Set Value

Lionel train sets are some of the oldest, most impressive, and most valuable train sets on the market. They have a rich history and have only increased in value over time. Many people struggle to understand how, and why, these sets have such a high value. This short article will explain everything you need to …

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Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Encourage Your Child to Become Model Train Hobbyists

model train hobby

Not many hobbies have as many diverse benefits as model trains do. They provide everything from creative encouragement to developing hand-eye coordination while encouraging both independent thinking and social collaboration. It has all you want your children to be. If you are looking for a new hobby for your kids, here are the top 10 …

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In what country were the first miniature toy trains manufactured?

miniature model trains

Miniature toy trains have been the delight of children and adults for almost two hundred years now. They make great gifts for birthdays or Christmas celebrations, and miniature trains are also a very popular choice of toys or as a hobby. In this article I will answer in detail the question of when and were …

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