RailGiants Train Museum
Second Saturday & Sunday of each month, except during
The Los Angeles County Fair and on Mother’s Day.
We’re open every day of The Los Angeles County Fair!
The historic train exhibit is located near the Gate 17 entrance. See the Union Pacific Centennial DD40X diesel-powered locomotive, which measures nearly 100 feet in length. The complete historical museum includes the original Arcadia Station built in 1895 and moved to Fairplex in 1969, along with seven locomotives, a trolley car, Pullman car, caboose and a livestock car. The exhibit is located near the Yellow Gate entrance. The exhibit is open free of charge to the general public the second Sunday weekend of each month. Information (909) 865-4043, or visit railgiants.org.
Fairplex Garden Railroad
Second Sunday of each month, Nov.-July, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The popular G-gauge outdoor miniature railroad is located near the Fairplex
Grandstand. The trains journey
through various eras of California history from
the mid-1800s through the years. Up to 23 different trains can
operate at the
same time over 8,000 feet of track on nearly an acre of landscape. This is the oldest and largest public operating garden railroad in the United States.
exhibit is open free of charge to the general public the second Sunday of each
month. Information 909-865-4315. Located near Gate 1 on McKinley Ave.