From Tap Milwaukee: Model trains pulling into Discovery World station
If you're lucky, they were a magical part of your past.
Model trains brought life to the perfect Christmas tree setting. Now you can revisit those home railroading days or discover model railroading for the first time at "Trains! Trains! Trains!," a Discovery World at Pier Wisconsin show on Saturday and Sunday at 500 N. Harbor Drive.
Visitors can see more than 1,300 square feet of model railroad setups; Lionel, American Flyer, S gauge and more will be on display. Builders will be available to answer questions.
The digital theater also will screen railroad films during the event.
Show hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $16.95 for adults; $12.95 for children. For details, visit www.discoveryworld.org or call (414) 765-9966.