Holiday Express Train Show

Fairfield Museum Holiday Express Train ShowHoliday Express Train Show
December 6 – January 4, 2014
Kids and adults alike delight in the magic of model trains winding around a winter wonderland of spectacular trees and beautiful holiday scenery.

Holiday Express Train Show Opening Night
Friday, December 5, 7pm
Opening Night Admission: $3, free for children 5 and under.

Warm up at the Fairfield Museum after the town’s tree lighting ceremony and be the first to see the new displays at the Holiday Express Train Show! Kids and adults alike will delight in the magic of the model trains winding around a winter wonderland of spectacular trees and beautiful holiday scenery.

Holiday Express Train Show

Holiday Express Schedule 2014

Weekends:
Sat, December 6    – Sun, January 4:   10am – 4pm
Weekdays: Monday, December 8 – 23: 11am – 1pm

Holiday Vacation Hours:

Wednesday, December 24 – Friday, January 2: 10am – 4pm
(including Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve)
Closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Holiday Express Programs

 

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Choo Choo Storytime
Thursdays, December 11 & 18
Holiday Vacation Week: Monday, December 22,
Tuesday, December 23 & Friday, December 26
10:30am – 11am          Free with admission.

Enjoy your favorite – and new – stories about all things trains! Discover adventures on the tracks with books that spark the imagination.

 

Candy House WorkshopCandy House Workshop
Saturday, December 13
Two Workshops: 10am – 11:30am OR 12pm – 1:30pm
Members: $10; Non-Members: $15 per house
Each additional house: Members: $8; Non-Members; $10. Pre-registration strongly suggested. Call 203-259-1598 to pre-register.

Enjoy a fun, family-friendly activity creating your own Candy House. Decorate a holiday house with frosty icing, graham-cracker roofs, gumdrop windows, licorice fences and more!
Fun Workshop: Terrific Trains
Monday, December 22 & 29 and Tuesday, December 30      11am – 12pm OR 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Workshop for ages 6 – 10. $5, please pre-register.

Build a wooden model train and paint it your own way!

steam trainSee a Steam Train!

Friday, December 26     11am – 3:30pm
Free with admission.
Watch real steam rise from a model train that travels around an elevated track. Collector Harvey Campbell will share his knowledge and enthusiasm about how these unique trains work.


Thank you for the support of our sponsors and partners:
Moffly Media

 

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Connecticut G-Scalers Club

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