Friday, May 22, 2015

Travel Town Museum: Riding the Rails in Los Angeles


Looking for something different to do with the kids? Look no further than the Travel Town Museum. Serving as an ode to this once majestic mode of transportation, Travel Town is the perfect place for train enthusiasts who want to get up close and personal with the history of these awesome machines.

Here you will find many exciting exhibits, including restore machinery once used on trains to illustrate just how amazing these locomotives really were. There is also quite a bit of information relating to the history of regional railroads, including the role they played in commerce and how they helped develop the city that Los Angeles is today. Younger kids will adore the train rides located in nearby Griffith Park, offering a joyous way to cap off an afternoon of exploring. You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to have a good time at Travel Town.

Travel Town Museum
5200 Zoo Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 662-5874
www.traveltown.org
www.yelp.com/biz/travel-town-museum-los-angeles