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Apple Valley Model Railroad Club

650 Maple St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-3753
+1 828-595-0446
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Great Model Railroad

This is an amazing model railroad. It is set up to show several cities and the rails that connected... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Gerald G
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Flat Rock, North Carolina
Travel in time

Awesome display of American times when the rail road industry was making the way. Great experience... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
Eric J
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Largest model railroad in western North Carolina housed in the historic train depot in Hendersonville, NC. Includes a 100' X 20' HO scale model railroad in the depot and a real caboose. The club is currently building a 60' X 12' outdoor G scale layout. We are open Wednesdays 1 to 3 and Saturdays 10 X 2.
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650 Maple St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-3753
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

This is an amazing model railroad. It is set up to show several cities and the rails that connected them years ago. Don't miss it!

Thank Gerald G
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Awesome display of American times when the rail road industry was making the way. Great experience for all ages.

Thank Eric J
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

My son is a model train fanatic. This boy sleeps, dreams, breathes anything that has to do with trains. He has his own model train set-up at home lovingly made by his Dad. Since this place is only an hour drive away from where we...More

Thank malax1925
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I had never heard of the Apple Valley Model Railroad Club. We planned a short mountain trip to Hendersonville and I was searching for something for all of us to while we were there. My little boy used to love trains, so I decided that...More

Thank Jodi M
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a great place for the whole family, young and old. Great attention to detail. The folks who work there really love their hobby and are happy to share with those interested.

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

For those of you who love model trains and even for those of you who may not be such a big train fanatics, the Apple Valley model railroad club is something you should see in Hendersonville. It has an enormous HO scale layout inside the...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This is absolutely a must see. Every person I have mentioned it to has come back with excitement and plans to return. The scale details are wonderful and look authentic. Everyone who works/plays there is so knowledgeable and anxious to share information. I became familiar...More

Thank 273marionk
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

My wife and I loved this place! We both like trains, but aren't all that knowledgeable about them. However, we really appreciated the details that have gone into these displays...remarkable! Will definitely come back and spend more time taking it all in! Thanks for the...More

Thank scootermac
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Large scale outside, HO scale inside spread throughout several rooms, locomotives have sound and dcc control, detail of buildings and scenery Is first rate. Trackwork Is perfect which makes watching the trains run very enjoyable.

Thank Dan T
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

These guys really know their trains! This is one of the largest model RRs I have been to, and with so much detail it feels like you are standing in the train yard. It is a wonderful use of the old depot and a great...More

Thank HarlansHollowFarms
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Wednesday and Saturday. 10 am until 2 pm
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