Chi-Town Union Station in Commerce Township is home to the world’s largest O-Scale model railroad and the world’s longest model train. With more than 12,000 feet of track and dozens of exact scale models of famous luxury trains, you won’t want to miss seeing this Chicago Union Station based railroad in person.
Before you visit, take a look at our video for a Chi-Town Union Station preview.
Train-enthusiasts of all ages will find fun and enjoyment at Chi-Town Union Station. The layout is open on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until March 3rd, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The station will reopen in November 2019 for its 15th season.
Children, Four and Under: Free
Kids and Teens, Age 5-17: $3.00
Visitors to the Chi-Town Union Station will be amazed by the size and detail of the station’s multiple layouts. With a focus on passenger trains, the walk-around exhibit covers almost all of the 10,000+ square foot building, modeling five major railroads that all directly, or with joint operations, served Chicago, the world’s largest and busiest railroad hub in the 1950s and 1960s:
- New York Central
- Baltimore and Ohio
- Atchison, Topeka, and Sante Fe
- Denver and Rio Grande Western
- Southern Pacific
Chi-Town Union Station is located at 8275 Cooley Lake Road, Commerce Township, MI 48382. For more information, visit their website, call them at 248-613-9471, or email them at Chi_TownUnionStation@yahoo.com.
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