Ellicott City Fire Station's 13th Annual Train Garden

Thursday, December 1, 2011

13th Annual Train Garden. A 24 x 10 Foot display that largely fills a glass-walled room. Coal locomotives, Switch tracks, flashing train signals. In all there are eight trains, including a circus train, an Amtrak passenger train and a long freight train that course along various tracks, on various levels, chugging into tunnels, disappearing into and then emerging from snow-covered mountains. There’s a carousel and a North Pole scene, complete with Santa Claus and his elves.  
Where: Ellicott City Fire Company #2 4150 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD
When: n/a
Who: Model train lovers of all ages
How: Come on out!
Cost: Free!!
For more info: December 3 through January 1. Hours are Saturday and Sunday 11am - 8:30pm, Wednesday through Friday 6:30 - 8:30pm, plus 11am - 4pm on Christmas Eve, closed Christmas Day. Call 410-313-2036 for additional information and additional hours.