Choo Choo Barn - Lancaster County, PA in Miniature

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The 1,700 square foot model train display in Strasburg, PA opens for the 2013 season on Saturday, March 9. Come experience Lancaster County, PA in miniature with handcrafted details, 22 operating trains and more than 150 animations.

Choo Choo Barn Display

The Choo Choo Barn –Traintown, U.S.A.® - located in Strasburg, PA, opens for the 2013 season Saturday, March 9, 2013. Featuring more than 150 animations and 22 operating trains, this 1,700 square foot handcrafted, work-of-art is packed with small-scale local landmarks and detailed scenes from Lancaster County. Look for the following scenes and animations during your next visit to the Choo Choo Barn:

  •     Amish barn-raising
  •     Three-ring circus and parade
  •     Display transformation into nighttime (every 10 minutes)
  •     Dutch Wonderland, enhanced with new lighting this year
  •     A house fire and the fire crew that puts it out
  •     Watch a sneak peak

It’s really all in the details. Take a very close look at the model train display and see if you can find:

  •     A Roll-back tow truck animation – new this year
  •     Driver getting a speeding ticket
  •     Child in a tire swing
  •     A dog leaving the tree house
  •     Current gas price (on an LED sign)
  •     The Turning House

The Choo Choo Barn display is open daily from 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., with last admission at 4:30 p.m., from March 9 - December 31, 2013. Admission price is $7 for adults and $4 for children ages 3-11. For more information and to learn about group rates, please call (717) 687-7911 or visit For more details and promotions, check out Choo Choo Barn on Facebook:

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