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Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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First class model railway.

Such detail and run by a computer. You'll be blown away. There are many many scenes of all kinds... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
plhagh
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Osoyoos, Canada
Enchanting Christmas Display

A must see while in Osoyoos. Will captivate all ages. A decorated Christmas train runs through the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jetlagclubmember
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Vancouver, Canada
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OPEN YEAR ROUND Monday to Saturday. A world Class Miniature Wonderland Experience. 4000 sq ft. of family fun with up to 45 computer controlled trains traveling on 2 km (1 1/4 miles) of tracks weaving through mountains and towns. Discover the 18000...more
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11611 115th St, Osoyoos, British Columbia V0H 1V5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Such detail and run by a computer. You'll be blown away. There are many many scenes of all kinds of places. There is even a red light district. There are snow scenes with skiers, trains buses, cars, saw mills and many more.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see while in Osoyoos. Will captivate all ages. A decorated Christmas train runs through the villages too, at Christmas time. As the display is on the 2nd floor, there is elevator access. A small gift shop with all things train is at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was amazed by the great detail and incredible set up and kicked myself today for not seeing this gem earlier than just today. All these years past was my not knowing how wonderful this place really is! If I could give 10 of 10...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

WOW. Fantastic review and I am so glad you finally discovered us and came to visit our model railroad place. We are located in the Industrial Park and therefore still within town boundaries and only 5 min from downtown Osoyoos. We hope you will come...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Many rooms with trains and busses and cars and villagers...etc. Just fantastic, plan to spend the whole day there and start early.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank adam3mf
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your high recommendation and for visiting us at our train place. The average time people spend here is about 45 min to 1 hour, but you can indeed spend the whole day here is you so choose. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome. Highly recommend Lovely family that created this cool place. Not very many places are open year around, 6 days a week in OsoyoosMore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pam T
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We thank you for visiting us at our model train display and for noticing we are indeed open year round. The only day we are always closed is Sunday except for the first Sunday in December where we have a fundraising event for the Osoyoos...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

My husband I finally stopped in to visit the Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad yesterday. We were amazed at the display and could only imagine the hours and hours of love that went into this display. I am a bit shocked that someone took the time...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tracy N
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for visiting us at our model railroad display and for defending us against the one terrible review we have had. Your comment about wanting to be "shrunk" is one we hear all the time and especially from kids, as they want...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

My daughter and I visited Osoyoos for the first time and were lucky enough to find this attraction. As soon as you enter you realize there is so much more to this than meets the eye. Each scene is so incredibly detailed and "alive". With...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Henriette1218
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

What a wonderful review and way to describe our model train display. We have adults and kids alike who would want to live in our magical miniature fantasy world and that's the best compliments of all for us to receive. We feel there is a...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018

This place was recommended to me by my parents who live in Kelowna. My dad in particular just raved about the artistry. My husband and I were so happy to view it for ourselves today and when the nights dimmed for “night”, it was magical!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brenda M
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Recommendations from others are a big part of why we are lucky enough to meet so many wonderful people every day and we thank you very much for visiting and for your wonderful review. When people experience the dimming of the light for the first...More

Reviewed 16 October 2018

This place is amazing; almost too mindboggling. So much detail in every little scene - and so many scenes! Our only slight disappointment was that it is all European (the source of the kit) and not Canadian (though we had seen smaller Canadian themed layouts...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike P
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

We thank you very much for visiting our model railroad and for your great review. The reason behind it being all European is, that all the trains are Marklin (a German brand name) and in my husbands view the most reliable brand. As the trains...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Osoyoos BC features many, MANY great attractions and activities like much of the Okanagan region. The Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad stands out - not just in the region but nationally - so don't miss it. Visit the web-site which can't even do it justice but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wilsonpup
UllaPedersen, Owner at Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Fabulous review and it warms my heart that such a diverse age group all loved our model railroad. Each and every person takes away something different from visiting our place as you experienced and that is the charm of it. Some are into the trains,...More

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