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Toy Train Depot

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Address: 1991 N White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310-6200
Phone Number:
+1 888-207-3564
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Wed - Sun 12:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Alamogordo Vacation

Cool place to visit. The trains are something to see. All the personel have interesting information. Can't miss!

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carrizozo, New Mexico
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Carrizozo, New Mexico
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cool place to visit. The trains are something to see. All the personel have interesting information. Can't miss!

Thank M6350QVbenb
Alamogordo, New Mexico
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The young kids love this ride and parents have fun riding with their young ones. The ride is not super long, it just goes around the park but it is still fun!

Thank sb1nichols
Alamogordo, New Mexico
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Quite a variety of working exhibits of different size train sets. A large, scale model, setup of the local area from Tularosa Basin up to Cloudcroft. Antiques not for sale and other items that are for sale. A small scale train ride set up that travels around the park area for kids, and adults. Definitely worth the stop, especially if... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

A toy train museum for the train enthusiast - small but lots to see! Not really suitable for young kids inside bc the models are old and delicate, but the train ride around the park was perfect for the kids and adults! The train engineer was super friendly and even opened up the engine for the kids to see after... More 

Thank hln116
Corrales, New Mexico
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338 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Great event and well worth it. Take the train ride with little kids to view stuff through their eyes. They have several train sets inside that will give you a thrill for at least an hour. A great history lesson on Toy Trains....take the kids and grand kids!

Thank Mickey6448
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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The Toy Train Depot is small but fun. It has a Little museum in side with lots of neat trains. Old and new. The Train ride is fun. People are sweet and always wave to the kiddos as they ride by.

Thank SpazzyAzi
Level Contributor
52 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Nice little toy train depot. It was a great place if you like model trains but not for the full size. Ride outside went the length of the park.

Thank Charles S
Raleigh N C
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95 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I went to the toy train depot because I love all things to do with trains. I paid my money and walked around took all the pictures but none of the trains were moving. They had some awesome set up's one was even out of the town. But I found fascinating was how small the tracks were on some of... More 

2 Thank Ellen E
El Paso, Texas
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66 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great place to bring the family and take a ride on the train throw the Cottonwood park. It is really fun to ride the train.

Thank MJLoveables
Buda, Texas
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672 reviews
198 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

It is a cute place and on certain days the "engineer" will take the kids for a mini train ride around the park. Good for stretching your legs a little. Just for kids. But still a cute place to kill a little time.

1 Thank daddymo2

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