The News page brings you the latest info on the goings on here at our Miller Avenue museum. We’re here for you every second and fourth Sundays of fall, winter and spring. But we’re here working together every Wednesday evening and Saturday morning throughout the year. We have a board of directors. We hold board meetings and general meetings each month. We’re busy! And here we’ll let you know what we’re up to. Stay tuned.
Train Day at Southern Arizona Transportation Museum
Posted Apr 21, 2021
The Gadsden Pacific Toy Train Operating Museum will join others celebrating Train Day at the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum May 8th. Here’s all you need to know to join us:
Portable Layout to Debut at Train Day
Posted Apr 13, 2021
The GPD’s new portable layout, designed and built in 2019, makes its belated debut May 8th at the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum’s Train Day. Board Secretary Doug Potter will run trains and tell visitors about the Gadsden Pacific Toy Train …
Train Show downsizes
Posted Feb 18, 2021
The Gadsden Pacific Toy Train Operating Museum Board of Directors, meeting February 17th, reached consensus on a new plan for future train show/swap meets. The annual two half-day events normally held at the Tucson Expo Center will move to the …
Admission and a new Layout!
Posted Jan 25, 2021
Two more developments from the January Board of Directors meeting were decisions to charge admission to the museum and to expand the gift shop and build a new standard gauge/tinplate/pre-war layout in a new home at the west end of …
New Days and Hours of Operation!
Posted Jan 21, 2021
During their January 20th Board meeting, directors voted to hold our open houses starting in September every Sunday afternoon from 1:00 to 4:00: more days, shorter hours. We’ll have an expanded gift and hobby shop, too for budding and experienced …
GPD sets tentative re-opening date
Posted Dec 18, 2020
The Board of Directors voted Wednesday, December 16th to set a tentative re-opening date of September 1, 2021.