A 1700 sq. ft. Model Train Layout

Since 1961, people across the country and around the world have come to visit a truly unique attraction...the Choo Choo Barn -- Traintown U.S.A.®! Our 1,700 square foot train layout features over 150 hand-built animated figures and vehicles and 22 operating trains…we guarantee the Choo Choo Barn is like nothing you've ever seen!

Christmas Layout: Thru January 19!

The Groff family decorates the layout for the 4th year running and turns it into a magical winter wonderland! Search for 53 hidden Santas and enjoy added lights, music and festive decorations.

Behind the Scenes

How'd they do that?! Follow us Behind the Scenes on Facebook for a look at how the layout is maintained throughout the year.

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2014 Layout Updates

Here’s a recap of the changes that were made over the past winter: Tom has been working through the wicked winter weather to make sure that everything is ready for opening day. If you’ve been keeping up with us on Facebook, you already know that Tom and Mike started the year by removing all the Continue Reading

Sensory Friendly Hours at the Choo Choo Barn!

NOTE: We will not be hosting Sensory Friendly Hours in February as we are closed for the season. The next date will be March 10, 2015. Once a month, the Choo Choo Barn hosts Sensory Friendly hours for families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The program is available on the second Tuesday of Continue Reading