Model train show, swap meet set

JASPER — The Dubois County Museum, 2704 N. Newton St., invites the public to the fourth annual model train show and swap meet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19.

Vendors will be on hand to buy or sell different types and sizes of train cars, sets, toys and accessories. Vendor space is still available by contacting Bill Stroud at billin

The model train set at the museum has undergone some renovation. The train club is working to complete the tracks that will feature the countryside of Dubois County with about 50 feet of HO scale model trains. The train club has been putting the finishing touches on a child’s wooden train play set.

Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for high school students and $2 for middle school and elementary students. Children ages 4 and younger are free.  Dubois County Museum members will be admitted free with their memberships.  Memberships for 2020 will be sold can be applied to the admission.

The Dubois County Museum Model Train Club invites interested train enthusiasts to become members of the club. Membership to the museum applies to membership to the train club.

Hot dogs, chips and drinks will be sold. Free parking will be available at the train show.

The museum, at 2704 N. Newton St., is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. The museum is closed Mondays. For more information, call 634-7733 or visit The museum is also on Facebook and Twitter.


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