Collecting Model Trains

Collecting Model Trains

Can you remember your very first toy train? Perhaps you received it as a gift…perhaps you purchased it on your own with your allowance? Looking back, do you remember the spark of joy and enthusiasm accompanying it? For many, their first toy train triggered an...
Easter Train Activities and Crafts

Easter Train Activities and Crafts

Do you have a train lover in the family? Well, since the Easter Bunny is stopping by at the Orange Empire Railway Museum on the weekend of March 12th and 13th we thought how fun would it be to share some additional ideas and resources combining the magic of trains and...
Steampunk on a Budget

Steampunk on a Budget

With the Iron Horse – Family Steampunk Carnivale coming to the Orange Empire Railway Museum on March 19th and 20th, we wanted to give you some fun, low-budget ideas for creating an amazing Steampunk costume. But first thing first, what constitutes the Steampunk...