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Hennepin Overland Railway Historical Society

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Address: 2501 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406-3019
Phone Number: +1 612-276-9034
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Sat - Sun 13:00 - 16:00
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The Hennepin Overland Railway Historical Society, Inc. is a nonprofit...

The Hennepin Overland Railway Historical Society, Inc. is a nonprofit exempt organization under §501(c)(3). Its goals include providing entertainment and education for those interested in the history and operations of railroads. Within our south Minneapolis facility, we operate a railroading museum, the "Station 2501" museum/hobby shop, and a 65 foot long by 29 foot wide HO scale model train layout.

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A great model railroad display for the entire family!

A visit to this HO-guage model railroad exhibit will be well worth your time. This is a very large operating layout built by guys who obviously know what they are doing, with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 March 2012
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2012

A visit to this HO-guage model railroad exhibit will be well worth your time. This is a very large operating layout built by guys who obviously know what they are doing, with several long trains running simultaneously in and out of mountains, around river banks, through tunnels and across bridges, through tiny villages, and into large rail yards. The level... More 

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