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Apple Valley Model Railroad Club

650 Maple St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-3753
+1 828-595-0446
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Interesting Display

It was fun to check out this display. The club members were very friendly and informative. Much... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RuToo
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Seattle, Washington
Very detailed and computer controlled train set-up

Very detailed and computer controlled train set-up. Local area is recreated in miniature. You can... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Tim S
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“ho scale” (5 reviews)
“club members” (3 reviews)
“rooms filled” (2 reviews)
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650 Maple St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-3753
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+1 828-595-0446
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was fun to check out this display. The club members were very friendly and informative. Much attention is given to detail, and the displays are really cute and interesting.

Thank RuToo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very detailed and computer controlled train set-up. Local area is recreated in miniature. You can ask to operate the line. Outdoor "garden" train as well as indoor HO guage.

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We took our grandson here last week. It is a large and really nice layout. They have a large membership that is always available to answer questions. A must see when in town.

Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The train depot is a landmark in Hendersonville, NC. It was built around 1902. A wonderful use of the train depot is their miniature train display...fun for all ages!!! It is the perfect use of the depot for visitors as well as locals.

2  Thank Anne M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This is at the old Hendersonville train depot. There are at least three huge rooms filled with operating trains as well as a big display out back. If you like trains, I would highly recommend you check this out. There is even an old caboose...More

Thank gladacya
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Funded by donations, membership dues, and the heart and soul of its members, this neat yellow-painted, renovated former train station hosts a railroad museum, indoor and outdoor model yards, and a very active model railroad hobby club. An obvious work of love by its hundred...More

Thank Pete B
Reviewed 1 February 2017

One if the best model train layout I have seen. Layout shows lots oif local areas. Very much kiud friendly. Volunteers help kids operate the trains.

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 31 January 2017

It was great for one grandson but for the grandson on the autism spectrum it was not good. We understand the train folk are protective of their set ups. No one seemed to understand or care about a child who didn't quite understand he couldn't...More

Thank Angela K
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped in here as we were checking out Hendersonville. Incredible train layouts that you could tell were built and cared for by caring enthusiasts. From the moment we walked in to the time we left we felt welcomed. Very interesting folks to chat with...More

Thank Sallie W
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a worth a stop if you like trains. Twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays, the men in town run their trains. They have the large outdoor display of "G" size and inside was HO size. It is really quite a set up...More

Thank peonyrose
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