Holiday Express Train Show
December 1, 2017 – January 7, 2018
A Fairfield Museum holiday tradition! Kids and adults alike will delight in the magic of this wondrous display of model trains winding around beautiful holiday scenery.
10th Annual Holiday Express Train Show Opening Night
Friday, December 1, 5 – 8pm
Opening Night Discounted Admission:
$3, free for children 5 and under or 4 for $10.
Be one of the first to see the Holiday Express Train Show! Visitors delight in the magic of the model trains winding around a winter wonderland beautiful holiday scenery. This year visitors will enjoy a craft activity, cider and cookies!
Holiday Express Hours & Admission
Weekdays: Monday – Thursday, 10am – 1pm
NEW! Open late on Fridays, 10am – 7pm
Weekends: 10am – 4pm
Vacation Week, December 26 – 28, 2017: 10am – 4pm
Friday, December 29: 10am – 7pm
Fairfield Museum and History Center Members: Free.
$5 Adults; $3 Seniors & Students (6-22); Children age 5 and younger: Free.
Membership Special! Become a Museum Member during the Train Show and receive an additional 6 months for free! Members receive free admission throughout the year, discounts on programs, advance notice of exhibits, special events and programs, and 10% off in the gift shop. Join today!
Fun Programs for All Ages!
Choo Choo Storytimes
Wednesdays, December 6, 13, 20 & 27 | 9:30 – 10am
Free! Sponsored by People’s United Bank.
Saturday, December 9
10 – 11:30am OR noon – 1:30pm. Members: $10; Non-Members: $15 per house.
Register online here >>
Create your own Candy House with delicious and delectable holiday treats!
Holiday Crafts & Cookies
Fridays, December 8, 15, 22 & 29 | 4:30 – 6pm
Join us on Friday evenings when the Train Show is open late for fun crafts and snacks. Free with admission.
Tuesday, December 26 – Thursday, December 28
11am – noon OR 1 – 2pm
Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door.
Put together wooden parts to make and paint a mini train!
Watch a Steam Train!
Friday, December 29 & Saturday, December 30, 11am – 3:30pm.
Watch real steam rise from a model train that travels around an elevated track. Local collectors will share their knowledge and enthusiasm about how these unique trains work. Free with admission.
Train Show Parties for Kids!
Treat your child and friends to a unique party at the Holiday Express Train Show!
Call 203-259-1598 for more information.