San Diego Model Railroad Museum

Learn about the heritage of American railroading through educational programs, displays, toy trains, and scale models of California railroads and communities.

Permanent exhibits include the Toy Train Gallery, the Centennial Railway Garden, Pacific Desert Lines, the Tehachapi Pass, and The Cabrillo Southwestern and the San Diego & Arizona Eastern.

SDMRM also offers summer camp for child engineers-to-be, field trip options, and scout programs. Visit their Educational Resources for content and activities for kids.

Located inside Balboa Park, inside the Casa de Balboa Building.



Balboa Park
1649 El Prado, San Diego
(619) 696-0199


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