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.
“Until further notice”
Posted Apr 02, 2020
The Gadsden Pacific Division Toy Train Operating Museum has updated its closure statement. We no longer state a date when the closure might end. The latest statement says we will be closed until further notice. It’s not as bad as …
Best of the Northwest 2020!
Posted Mar 19, 2020
We are gratified to learn we have been named “2020 Best of the Northwest” for Place for Family Fun. And we earned a 2nd for Place for a Kid’s Party. Thank you!
Gadsden Pacific cancels all public events, meetings held at the museum in March
Posted Mar 15, 2020
After conferring with members of the board of directors, GPD President William Nunn issued this statement: “In an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, we are canceling all events and meetings at the museum for the remainder of …
Festival of Books canceled
Posted Mar 15, 2020
Way bummed that the #TucsonFestivalofBooks has been canceled. We understand that a third of the authors scheduled have canceled their appearances. Here’s what you would have seen in that booth. Looking forward to next year.
John Allen’s “Timesaver” puzzle in an app!
Posted Mar 03, 2020
GPD member Doug Potter has found a new puzzle application for iPhone and iPad he wants to share. This graphic game representation of the classic toy train puzzle, Timesaver, is offered in a free “lite” version and a complete version …
Granddaughter’s GPD Logo
Posted Feb 21, 2020
My granddaughter saw my efforts to play with a new logo for the museum. (It’s a hobby/habit of mine, drawing—trying to draw—logos.) Anyway, she asked to draw one. You see hers above.