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Northlandz

495 Highway 202 South, Flemington, NJ 08822
+1 908-782-4022
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It must have been something in it's day

We got to Northlandz at a couple minutes after 4 pm, Sunday afternoon and found two other cars in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Annie T
Withering Away

When Northlanz initially opened its doors in the 1990s, it was AMAZING. STUNNING. MESMERIZING.I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PaleoGypsy
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Home of the world's largest model railroad, Northlandz also offers a 94 room dollhouse, art galleries and a massive pipe organ.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“train ride” (60 reviews)
“model railroad” (26 reviews)
“the owner” (27 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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495 Highway 202 South, Flemington, NJ 08822

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We got to Northlandz at a couple minutes after 4 pm, Sunday afternoon and found two other cars in the lot. We knew it closed at 5:30pm but we figured we could see everything in 1 1/2 hours. The gentleman sold us tickets ($37.25 for...More

Thank Annie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When Northlanz initially opened its doors in the 1990s, it was AMAZING. STUNNING. MESMERIZING.I remember patiently waiting behind hundreds of other eager visitors to see the model train displays. And, now. Well. Sigh. I drove past it not realizing the rundown building is Northlandz. Upon...More

Thank PaleoGypsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A marvel of miniature engineering and model training. In many ways a work of art. But really showing that it's not getting the needed maintenance to keep it going. Very seedy in places. Broken displays. Burned out lights. Dusty and cob-webby. Outside areas didn't look...More

Thank jnjr
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

For just over a week I came over to New Jersey from England. After searching tourist spots in New Jersey Northlandz came up and interested me right away. I made my way out to Northlandz and actually drove past it as the signage was really...More

4  Thank Sam_Bate
Reviewed 8 October 2017

First off, we took our 2+ year old grandson here who loves trains and he was thrilled! He could have stayed all day. The display is truly astounding and it is a marvel at the love and dedication that went into building and maintaining it....More

1  Thank Tim D
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The concept and layout of the claimed worlds largest model train layout was intriguing. At one point it must have been quite impressive. It was a dusty layout with relatively few trains actually running and many of those that were consisted of two or three...More

1  Thank BklynTech69
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Was pass through Flemington and decided to make a return visit to Northlandz. I don't remember when the first visit was. i visit on a weekday afternoon and there was a very few visitors. not many trains running. Place look rundown inside and outside. Hopefully...More

Thank Kenny21NJ
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is billed as the largest model train set in the world - and it really is! We took our children there when it first opened, and now take our grandchildren there. There is a pathway that you take that guides you around and through...More

Thank PappysCorsair
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The scope and magnitude of this train display is overwhelming. I can not imagine the time and effort that went into this display. Unfortunately it looks neglected and dusty but it still is model railroading on a grand scale. We even got our 19 year...More

Thank budmoseley
Reviewed 2 August 2017

In seeing the mixed reviews, I thought perhaps some folks were just being negative. Well, after our trip there today, they were being kind. From the outside, you can already see it is not being maintained well at all. But, that doesn't even compare to...More

2  Thank LK2407
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ldantuono520
27 December 2016|
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Response from pasajera2015 | Reviewed this property |
Google it and look up the hours and calendar. If those are not posted, call them.
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Qiuhong Y
12 June 2016|
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Response from Rich41 | Reviewed this property |
Hi....Yes, you need to buy a ticket. They are sold just inside the entrance down a few steps. The prices vary according to age and whether or not you are a senior. Prices are under 20$.
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Qiuhong Y
12 June 2016|
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Response from Bobnewcomb | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can buy them when you get there. The owner/creator was actually selling them the day I went.
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