The Trains at NorthPark Roll Into The Station

The Trains at NorthPark is the most elaborate toy train exhibit in all of Texas. The exhibit has been completely redesigned this season. Set on 1,600 feet of track, the trains roll on a journey across America past scenes of downtown Dallas, the Cotton Bowl and the State Fair of Texas, New York City, Washington, D.C., New England, the Grand Canyon, Route 66, Santa’s North Pole, San Francisco and various cross-country highlights.

The exhibit encompasses more than 4,000 square feet of train themed environments, with all the trimmings of the holiday train travel experience—steam engine and coach cars, water towers and baggage cart, ticket booth and train station.

The Trains at NorthPark opened Saturday, November 20, 2010 and runs through Sunday, January 2, 2011. The exhibit is open Monday through Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and on Sunday, Noon to 6:00 p.m.

The Trains at NorthPark will close early on November 24, Thanksgiving Eve, at 6 p.m.; December 24, Christmas Eve, at 4 p.m.; December 31, New Year’s Eve, at 6 p.m. and January 1, New Year’s Day, at 6 p.m.. The exhibit will be closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Located in NorthPark Center between Neiman Marcus and Nordstrom on Level 2 The Trains at NorthPark costs $6.00 for adults and $3.00 for children (ages 2 to 12) and senior citizens (65 and older). Children under 2-year-old are admitted free.

Discount tickets available at Tom Thumb ($1.00 off regular admission)

Proceeds from The Trains at NorthPark benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, a home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill or injured children who have traveled to Dallas and are hospitalized or receiving medical treatment in an area hospital.

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