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.
Polar Express Night!!
Posted Dec 02, 2019
Don’t forget to get to the museum early for Polar Express Night this Saturday. The pedestrian gate opens at 5:00 P.M. Santa will be waiting for you in the big caboose!
Posted Nov 28, 2019
Your friends at the Gadsden-Pacific Toy Train Operating Museum hope your family enjoys a peaceful, civil Thanksgiving weekend. Cap it off with a visit to the world of electric train fantasy. We open 12:30 P.M. on Sunday, the 1st.
Best of the Northwest Voting Begins
Posted Nov 18, 2019
Voting has begun for the 2020 Best of the Northwest winners. TucsonLocalMedia.com has the new voting pages posted. May we ask for your vote? Thank you!
1. Go to TucsonLocalMedia.com
2. Click on Best of the NW in the black page …
New Portable Layout Moving Forward
Posted Nov 15, 2019
Meanwhile, we’re moving forward with our portable O scale layout (Portable layout 111319) designed specifically for the 10×10 canopies common to events like the Tucson Festival of Books.
POLAR EXPRESS NIGHT! December 7th!
Posted Nov 11, 2019
Our Polar Express Night is December 7, 2019. Santa visits and takes requests in the caboose. (How often have you heard that?!) The whole museum is decorated for the holidays! And we’ve got hot chocolate and lots of activities for …
Nov. 10th Open House
Posted Nov 10, 2019
The November 10th Open house is in full swing. We have 11 of our dozen layouts and attractions open and running today. Missing is the ride-on train. We’re all volunteers here, and some weekends we simply don’t have the personnel …