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Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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You gotta see this place.

We were totally blown away by this place. The complexity and attention to detail are fantastic. You... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ron B
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Victoria, Canada
Super Cool Place Even for Adults

My eldest daughter and my grandson enjoyed 3 hours touring this museum. I cannot believe the hours... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
YonatiaEdmonton
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OPEN YEAR ROUND Monday to Saturday. A world Class Miniature Wonderland Experience. 4000 sq ft. of family fun with up to 45 computer controlled trains traveling on 2 km (1 1/4 miles) of tracks weaving through mountains and towns. Discover the 18000...more
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11611 115th St, Osoyoos, British Columbia V0H 1V5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were totally blown away by this place. The complexity and attention to detail are fantastic. You don't have to be a railroad buff to appreciate this attraction

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 days ago

My eldest daughter and my grandson enjoyed 3 hours touring this museum. I cannot believe the hours and hours spent on building this place let alone maintaining it! Honestly, this is a must see if you are into trains. Take the time to bend down...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were wanting to visit this attraction when we came to Osoyoos, and we are glad that we did. It was very thoughtful, meticulous, and put together. I love the designs, and the careful work that had been put in. It is recommended for anyone...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently went with my 3 year old son and he absolutely adored it! The details were amazing, I can't imagine the time and effort that went into creating everything. When they dim the lights, it's a completely different experience too. Far exceeded my expectations and...More

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UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is so good to hear, that your 3 year old son loved our place and I am so glad you shared that. For many the highlight happens when the lights are dimmed and you are obviously in that category. It transform the whole room...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only one word needed...OUTSTANDING!!! The attention to detail in the scenery is beyond believable. It was a 17-year project and you can see why!More

Thank Sandra S
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so glad you really enjoyed your visit to our model railroad place and had such a good time here. You are correct, we have worked on it for 17 years, but since we can't expand any more, every winter when we are not...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The timesaking work that has gone into this display is incredible! There is so much detail, be prepared to spend some time!

Thank cjorun
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting our model railroad display and I am so glad you were amazed. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came here on a rainy day when I was in town with children and didn't have high expectations as I'm not much of a fan of trains. Coming here changed my mind, it was unbelievable. The detail that went into this place is insane....More

Thank annetravels123
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you are now joining the club of train lovers, so welcome aboard! Thank you very much for visiting us and for your excellent review of our train exhibit. We hope to see you again soon even if it not a rainy day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, the model railroad that just keeps on going. The creators are so...creative! Everything that you can think of around the world was in the railroad. There were ski slopes, an amusement park, a golf course, a forest fire, and 45 active trains moving through...More

Thank aflechner
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for a wonderful review and for visiting us at our model railroad place. We try very hard to implement scenes from real life into our miniature fantasy world and some years ago we had to create a Zip Line as that...More

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Amazing display of a tedious hobby! Incredible! Worth the $14 entry. So much to see. Go see the trains.More

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UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are all really lucky we love what we do, so for us it is not tedious to be able to let our imagination go wild and create a fantasy miniature world for people to enjoy. Our admission prices are very modest with $8.00 per...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited the model train museum, we were impressed by the detail of the scenes. So much work has gone into setting up the scenes and keeping the place up. Highly recommend this place to anyone who loves trains. For both the...More

Thank Brian K
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for visiting us at our model railroad lay-out and your high recommendation. We hope to see you again soon.

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