Train rides and travel, plus train museums. For additional resources, see our current issue.

Amtrak One-Day Train Rides

Short day-trips to Los Angeles, San Diego, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Barbara and other cities are available from local stations in Anaheim, Fullerton, Irvine and Santa Ana.

Fillmore and Western Railway

Enjoy holiday trains such as the Christmas Tree Train, North Pole Express Train, Santa Shopper Train, and Dinner with Santa with the Fillmore and Western Railway.


Trains run daily and frequently. The website features a trip planner to help plot routes to and from popular family destinations.

Muzeo Express, Holiday Model Trains at Muzeo

From the creators of the Nixon Library spectacular comes the annual exhibition, Muzeo Express. Celebrate the holiday season with model trains, miniature scenes and hands on activities. Complete with historical relics showcasing the history of trains in Southern California, Muzeo Express is sure to be a holiday favorite for children and enthusiasts alike.

Train Museums and Rides

The following locations offer exhibits of working, model and replica locomotives and cabooses, and/or rides and party packages.