Trainland – Colfax, Iowa
For your enjoyment in Colfax, Iowa is this museum, using toy trains, the train buffs depict the development of the railroad across the United States. Frontier, steam, and diesel eras are represented. There is over 2,600 square feet of display areas and around 25 trains can be operated. Some 60 operating Lionel accessories in their original state are displayed.
Admission – $4.50 for adults, $4.00 for adults over 55, $2.00 for children, ages 3-12, 2 and under are FREE
Directions – turn off on Exit 155 of U. S. Highway 80 and go north on State Highway 117 for 2 ½ miles
Hours – 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day